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The Orange Trees of Marrakesh
by Stephen Frederic Dale
Harvard University Press, 2015
Cloth: 978-0-674-96765-6 | eISBN: 978-0-674-49580-7
Library of Congress Classification D116.7.I3D35 2015
Dewey Decimal Classification 901

ABOUT THIS BOOK
ABOUT THIS BOOK
The Arab Muslim Ibn Khaldun developed a method of evaluating historical evidence that allowed him to explain the underlying causes of events such as the cyclical rise and fall of North African dynasties. As Stephen Dale shows, this work was the first structural history and historical sociology, four centuries before the European Enlightenment.
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