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  • Collection: كوكب أمريكا [Kawkab Amirka/Star of America]

Volume 1, No. 1 of كوكب أمريكا, Kawkab Amirka. English articles include:  an introduction to the publication's goals; an article praising Ottoman Empire Sultan Abdul-Hamid Khan; a description of violence and prejudice against immigrants in…
kawkab america_vol 1 no 1_apr 1892_full_wm.pdf

Volume 1, No. 2 of كوكب أمريكا, Kawkab Amirka.

Articles in English in this issue include the first in a series on Syrian etiquette; an account of the reception given to celebrate Kawkab Amirka's first issue; travel accounts describing…
kawkab america_vol 1 no 2_apr 22 1892_full_wm.pdf

Volume 1, No. 3 of كوكب أمريكا, Kawkab Amirka. Articles in English include a brief profile of Syrians in America; an encounter with Sidi Moulayel-Hassan, sultan of Morocco; a travelogue related by a Syrian travelling by railroad across the…
kawkab america_vol 1 no 3_apr 29 1892_full_wm.pdf

Volume 1, No. 4 of كوكب أمريكا, Kawkab Amirka. English articles include: a brief history of the caliphate; a travelogue about visiting with the Rawahla tribe of Bedouins; and an overview of the culture of Islam. Arabic pieces include…
kawkab america_vol 1 no 4_May 6 1892_full_wm.pdf

Volume 1, No. 5 of كوكب أمريكا, Kawkab Amirka. Articles in English include: the conclusion of a piece on cultural progress in Islam; reporting on an anti-Semitic "riot," or pogrom, in the Polish city of Lodz; a profile of a Bedouin tribe;…
kawkab america_vol 1 no 5_May 13 1892_full_wm.pdf

Volume 1, No. 7 of كوكب أمريكا, Kawkab Amirka. Articles in English in this edition include: an account of the first recorded complete Buddhist funeral in the United States; a continuation of the travelogue profile of a Bedouin tribe; a…
kawkab america_vol 1 no 7_May 27 1892_full_wm.pdf

Volume 1, No. 8 of كوكب أمريكا, Kawkab Amirka. Articles in English include: a profile of a Korean magazine, the "Korean Repository;" a continuation of a travelogue describing a visit to a Bedouin tribe; a description of a Persian harem,…
kawkab america_vol 1 no 8_june 3 1892_full_wm.pdf

Volume 1, No. 9 of كوكب أمريكا, Kawkab Amirka. Articles in English include: an account of Cardinal Lavigerie's lifelong efforts to document and combat slavery in Africa and a description of the various pirates working from and around the…
kawkab america_vol 1 no 9_june 10 1892_full_wm.pdf

Volume 1, No. 10 of كوكب أمريكا, Kawkab Amirka. Articles in English include: a report of the death of Emin Pacha, aka Isaak Eduoard Schnitzer, a German-Jewish naturalist, explorer, and governor of Equatoria; a description of the…
kawkab america_vol 1 no 10_june 17 1892_full_wm.pdf

Volume 1, No. 14 of كوكب أمريكا, Kawkab Amirka.

Articles in English in this issue include an obituary for Prof. B. C. Hobbs; an account of Japanese men emigrating to Mexico; a description of the funeral of the murdered Armenian Kazar…
kawkab amrika_vol 1 no 14_july 15 1892_wmc.pdf

Volume 1, No. 15 of كوكب أمريكا, Kawkab Amirka. Articles in English include a discussion about the benefits and drawbacks of American missionaries in Syria, criticism of an article which disapproved of the Kawkab's approval of the Turkish…
kawkab amrika_vol 1 no 15_july 22 1892_wmc.pdf

Volume 1, No. 16 of كوكب أمريكا, Kawkab Amirka. Articles in English include a discussion about the benefits and drawbacks of American missionaries in Syria, descriptions of Chinese, Japanese, and Indian customs, and multiple updates on the…
kawkab amrika_vol 1 no 16_july 29 1892_wmc.pdf

Volume 1, No. 17 of كوكب أمريكا, Kawkab Amirka. Articles in English include the conclusion of a discussion on the benefits and drawbacks of American missionaries in Syria, a report on the Cholera epidemic in Russia, criticism of the Syrian…
kawkab amrika_vol 1 no 17_aug 5 1892_wmc.pdf

Volume 1, No. 18 of كوكب أمريكا, Kawkab Amirka. Articles in English include an explanation of Syrian trade unions along with a description of customs within the silk weaving industry, a collection of 'fun facts' focused on people within the…
kawkab amrika_vol 1 no 18_aug 12 1892_wmc.pdf

Volume 1, No. 19 of كوكب أمريكا, Kawkab Amirka. Articles in English include a speculation that Arabs may have been responsible for discovering America, updates on the cholera epidemic in Russia and the conflict in Morocco, and another…
kawkab amrika_vol 1 no 19_aug 19 1892_wmc.pdf

Volume 1, No. 20 of كوكب أمريكا, Kawkab Amirka. Articles in English include an announcement of the new governor of Mt. Lebanon, a report of conflicts in Afghanistan, a piece on Prince Nicholas of Montenegro, a bit of miscellany, an update…
kawkab amrika_vol 1 no 20_aug 26 1892_wmc.pdf

Volume 1, No. 21 of كوكب أمريكا, Kawkab Amirka. Articles in English include an announcement of the anniversary of Abdul Hamid's rule of the Ottoman Empire, a piece on ancient Hawaiian customs and their ousting by American missionaries, a…
kawkab amrika_vol 1 no 21_sep 2 1892_wmc.pdf

Volume 1, No. 22 of كوكب أمريكا, Kawkab Amirka. Articles in English include an account of the assassination of the African king Msiri, praise of the French president's wife, a description of events at an ostrich feather farm, and a piece on…
kawkab amrika_vol 1 no 22_sep 9 1892_wmc.pdf

Volume 1, No. 23 of كوكب أمريكا, Kawkab Amirka. Articles in English include an update on the conflict between Russia and Afghanistan over the Pamir mountains (located in modern-day Tajikistan, Kyrgyzstan, Afghanistan, and China); a report…
kawkab amrika_vol 1 no 23_sep 16 1892_wmc.pdf
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