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كتاب الغريب في الغرب [Kitab al-Ghareeb fi al-Gharb], or Strangers in the West: The Trip of Mikhail Asad Rustum to America, 1885-1895, was one of the first, if not the first, travelogues about America written by an Arab author. It…
al-Ghareeb f al-Gharb_sm_wm.pdf

Kawkab Amirka, كوكب أمريكا, Vol. 1, no. 50. Articles in English in this issue include: a description by an English soldier of four months spent in Afghanistan; an overview of Persian literature; a description of Ottoman soldiers' traits;…
kawkab amirka_vol 1 no 50_mar 24 1893_wmc.pdf

Kawkab Amirka, كوكب أمريكا, Vol. 1, no. 47. Articles in English include: a description of Islamic convert Muhammed Alexander Russell Webb's first lecture in New York on Islam; an update on the conflict between the Congo Free State and Arab…
kawkab amirka_vol 1 no 47_mar 3 1893_wmc.pdf