Full Record: Encyclopaedia Islamica

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Description: Consists of an abridged and edited translation of the Persian Dāʼirat al-maʻārif-i buzurg-i Islāmī. Provides "entries on important themes, subjects and personages in Islam generally [and] ... offers the western reader an opportunity to appreciate the various dimensions of Shiʻi Islam, the Persian contribution to Islamic civilisation, and the spiritual dimensions of the Islamic tradition"--Home page. project started with the letter A in 2008 and is expected to be completed in 2023.

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