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  • Subject is exactly "Arabic literature--History and criticism--Periodicals"

Date: July 1926
Vol. 1 No. 01 of The Syrian World, published July 1926. This first issue begins with a foreword by Salloum Mokarzel and a poem by Kahlil Gibran stating the purpose of the journal: to educate both Syrian-Americans and a broader American public about…
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Date: June 1932
Vol. 6 no. 09 of The Syrian World published June 1932. The issue opens with an article by Rev. W. A. Mansur discussing the Phoenicians as great pioneers of civilization. This is followed by H.I. Katibah's discussion concerning the romance and beauty…
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Date: May 1932
Vol. 6 no. 08 of the Syrian World published May 1932. The issue opens with Salloum Mokarzel's own travel experiences when visiting the Cedars of Lebanon, this article is accompanied by a poem by Thomas Asa titled Cedar of Lebanon, dedicated to…
https://www.dropbox.com/sh/90apc1hcqc7urj6/AAAP1DiuTOw01Rpysc3WYDXIa/TSW1932_05reducedWM.pdf

Date: April 1932
Vol. 6 no. 07 of the Syrian World published April 1932. The issue opens with an apology discussing how the March issue was never published, and as a result the April issue is longer in order to compensate. The first article featured is by H. I.…
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Vol. 6 no. 06 of The Syrian World published February 1932. The issue opens with an article by Rev. W. A. Mansur that discusses the racial pride Syrian and Lebanese people should have as a result of the historical accomplishments of their ancestors.…
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Date: January 1932
Vol. 6 no. 05 of The Syrian World published January 1932. The issue opens with a travel journal entry from Ameen Rihani detailing his experiences in Aden, which he describes as a “once beautiful and hospitable Arab city.” This piece is followed by a…
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Vol. 6 no. 04 of The Syrian World published December 1931. This issue begins with an article by Hatib I. Katibah discussing Palestine and how exactly it became the small Syrian province lying at the intersection of three continents. Katibah breaks…
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Vol. 6 no. 03 of The Syrian World published November 1931. The issue begins with an article by Salloum Mokarzel detailing the coming generation of Syrian leaders. Within his article Mokarzel comprehensively discusses the changes arising in Syria as a…
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Date: October 1931
Vol. 6 no. 02 of The Syrian World published October 1931. The issue begins with an article titled Two Cities, Two Worlds! By Habib I. Katibah, which is a discussion of the differences between Damascus and Beirut, Syria. While both of these cities are…
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Vol. 6 no. 01 of The Syrian World published September 1931. The issue opens with an editorial announcement of policy changes in the paper, with its sixth year. The beginning of this issue primarily highlights upcoming changes, contributors, and plans…
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Date: June 1931
Vol. 5 no. 10 of The Syrian World published June 1931. The final issue of the fifth volume opens with an article by none other than Rev. W. A. Mansur. He begins the issue by talking about the tensions between Christians and Moslems. He specifically…
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Date: May 1931
Vol. 5 no. 09 of The Syrian World published May 1931. Ameen Rihani opens the issue with an article already previously published in Travel Magazine, which discusses his journey from Bagdad to Basrah down the Tigris River. Following it is a poem titled…
https://www.dropbox.com/sh/90apc1hcqc7urj6/AAAhQb4LUnnXHlA1CUUHVSSLa/TSW1931_05reducedWM.pdf

Date: April 1931
Vol. 5 no. 08 of The Syrian World published April 1931. The issue is especially long as it was published the same month famed poet and contributor to the Syrian World, Kahlil Gibran, passed away. There are only just a few inclusions in the article…
https://www.dropbox.com/sh/90apc1hcqc7urj6/AAAyEV8UJrBm_p0V1UNG5nVGa/TSW1931_04reducedWM.pdf

Date: March 1931
Vol. 5 no. 07 of The Syrian World published March 1931. The issue opens with Ameen Rihani's article titled The Passion Play of the East, in which he describes his journey to the tomb of Al-Husain during the time of annual pilgrimage. The article that…
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Vol. 5 no. 06 of The Syrian World published February 1931. In Dr. Philip K. Hitti's article titled Are the Lebanese Arabs? he discusses the question that was posed to him by Salloum Mokarzel. In his reply he traces the history of Lebanon in order to…
https://www.dropbox.com/sh/90apc1hcqc7urj6/AACmAtRMsLnWyCWhfYWafAgEa/TSW1931_02reducedWM.pdf

Date: January 1931
Vol. 5 no. 05 of The Syrian World published January 1931. The issue opens with Salloum Mokarzel's telling of his trip through Jebel-Druze, and its capital Soueida which lies in the very heart of the country, the scene of the Great Druze Revolt…
https://www.dropbox.com/sh/90apc1hcqc7urj6/AABjJp0WThFDecKuDXKv6rxNa/TSW1931_01reducedWM.pdf

Vol. 5 no. 04 of The Syrian World published December 1930. The issue begins with an article by Rev. W. A. Mansur that features his thoughts on the educational program that the Syrian-American generation follows. Mansur as a mentor to the younger…
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Vol. 5 no. 03 of The Syrian World published November 1930. The issue starts off with an article by Dr. F. I. Shatara discussing the New British Policy in Palestine. Shatara a Palestinian Arab, followed the events closely and wrote an article…
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Date: October 1930
Vol. 5 no. 02 of The Syrian World published October 1930. The issue begins with another piece by Rev. W. A. Mansur in which he discusses the important material and moral accomplishments of his ethnic peers in order to showcase their overall…
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Vol. 5 no. 01 of The Syrian World published September 1930. The issue opens with Ameen Rihani's discussion of Women in the Middle East, specifically that up to this point in history women were forced into submission and seclusion in a male dominated…
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