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Published: 14 November 2002

342 Pages | halftones and 1 map


ISBN: 9780199250783

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The Cult of Saints among Muslims and Jews in Medieval Syria

Josef W. Meri

Oxford Oriental Monographs

  • The first study of the cult of saints among Muslims and Jews in Medieval Syria and the Near East
  • Uses a wide range of primary sources, many of which are here translated into English for the first time
  • Includes a glossary of key Arabic and Hebrew words
  • Includes twelve photographs and illustrations of shrines