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The Ismailis Book ä An Illustrated History µ Farhad daftary µ [PDF / Epub] ☉ The Ismailis: An Illustrated History Author Farhad Daftary – Goproled.co.uk The Ismailis are a geographically linguistically and ethnically diverse Shi'a Muslim community the second largest in the world Scattered inthan twE Assassin Legends Myths of the Ismailis 1994 and Ismaili Literature 2004 Dr Daftary's books have been translated into Arabic Persian Turkish Urdu and numerous European languages Zulfikar Hirji is Assistant Professor of Anthropology at York University Toronto He is the editor of Muslim Plurality and Pluralism 2008 the author of Moving Subjects Shifting Paradigms Multi sited Ethnography and Indian Ocean Communities forthcoming and has articles in journals including 'Anthropology of the Middle East' 'Sociologus' and books including Textiles in Indian Ocean Societies 2005 Modern Ismaili Communities 2008 Superb book

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Ages from illustrated manuscripts artefacts architecture community documents as well as important historical and contemporary photographs of members of the Ismaili community many from private collections and archives and the varied geographical contexts in which they live A chronology of key events a glossary of important terms and a bibliography are also provided Farhad Daftary is head of the Department of Academic Research and Publications and Associate Director at The Institute of Ismaili Studies London An authority in Ismaili studies his publications include A Short History of the Ismailis1998 Th Very well illustrated and easy to read

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The Ismailis An Illustrated HistoryThe Ismailis are a geographically linguistically and ethnically diverse Shi'a Muslim community the second largest in the world Scattered inthan twenty countries of Asia Africa Europe and North America they are currently led by their 49th Imam His Highness the Aga Khan In four chapters this book traces their history within the wider context of Islamic history and the world in general over the better part of fourteen hundred years Each chapter is fully illustrated and accompanied by relevant maps and diagrams such as genealogical charts The book hasthan 300 illustrations most in colour consisting of im A beautiful book detailing the history of a much maligned and persecuted sect of Islam Stunning illustrations and good historical exposition