48 relations: A Study of History, Academy of the Arabic Language in Cairo, Albert Hourani, Alexandria, American Academy of Arts and Sciences, American Philosophical Society, Arab Academy of Damascus, Arabic, Aramaic language, Armistice of 11 November 1918, Arnold J. Toynbee, Évariste Lévi-Provençal, Bernard Lewis, Brill Publishers, British Academy, Classics, Danish Academy, David Samuel Margoliouth, Dictionary of National Biography, Education, Encyclopaedia of Islam, Giorgio Levi Della Vida, Great Soviet Encyclopedia, Greenock, Harvard University, Hebrew language, Ibn Battuta, Institut d'Égypte, Iraqi Academy of Sciences, Laudian Professor of Arabic, Leiden, Master of Arts, Medieval Academy of America, Muslim conquests, National Library of Australia, Officer (armed forces), Oriental studies, Outline of physical science, Oxford University Press, Peter M. Holt, Royal Artillery, Royal Asiatic Society of Great Britain and Ireland, Royal High School, Edinburgh, Semitic languages, SOAS, University of London, St John's College, Oxford, University of Edinburgh, World War I.
A Study of History is a 12-volume universal history book by British historian Arnold J. Toynbee, published in 1934-1961, in which he attempts to trace the development and decay of 19 world civilizations in the historical record, applying his model to each of these civilizations, detailing the stages through which they all pass: genesis, growth, time of troubles, universal state, and disintegration.
The Academy of the Arabic Language in Cairo (مجمع اللغة العربية بالقاهرة - اكاديمية اللغه العربيه فى القاهره) is an academy in Cairo founded in 1934 in order to develop and regulate the Arabic language in The Republic of Egypt.
Albert Fadlo Hourani (ألبرت فضلو حوراني Albart Faḍlū Ḥūrānī; March 31, 1915 – January 17, 1993) was a British historian, specializing in the Middle East.
Alexandria (or; اسكندرية, in Egyptian Arabic) is the second largest city and a major economic centre in Egypt, extending about along the coast of the Mediterranean Sea in the north central part of the country.
The American Academy of Arts and Sciences, frequently known as the American Academy, is one of the oldest and most prestigious honorary societies and a leading center for policy research in the United States.
The American Philosophical Society (APS), founded in 1743 and located in Philadelphia, is an eminent scholarly organization of international reputation, that promotes useful knowledge in the sciences and humanities through excellence in scholarly research, professional meetings, publications, library resources, and community outreach.
Arab Academy of Damascus (مجمع اللغة العربية بدمشق) is the oldest academy regulating the Arabic language, established in 1918 during the reign of Faisal I of Syria.
Arabic (العَرَبِية, or عربي,عربى) is the Classical Arabic language of the 6th century and its modern descendants excluding Maltese.
Aramaic (Arāmāyā, ܐܪܡܝܐ) is a family of languages or dialects belonging to the Semitic family.
The armistice between the Allies and Germany – known as the Armistice of Compiègne after the location in which it was signed – was the agreement that ended the fighting in western Europe that comprised the First World War.
Arnold Joseph Toynbee CH (14 April 1889 – 22 October 1975) was a British historian, philosopher of history, research professor of International History at the London School of Economics and the University of London and author of numerous books.
Évariste Lévi-Provençal (4 January 1894–27 March 1956) was a French medievalist, orientalist, Arabist, and historian of Islam.
Bernard Lewis, FBA (born 31 May 1916) is a British-American historian specializing in oriental studies.
Brill (known as E. J. Brill, Koninklijke Brill, Brill Academic Publishers) is an international academic publisher founded in 1683 in Leiden, Netherlands.
The British Academy is the United Kingdom's national academy for the humanities and the social sciences.
Classics (also Classical Studies) is the study of the languages, literature, laws, philosophy, history, art, archaeology and other material culture of Ancient Greece and Ancient Rome; especially during Classical Antiquity (ca. BCE 600 – AD 600).
Danish Academy is an independent organisation founded in 1960 by a circle of Danish intellectuals "to promote Danish esprit and language, especially within the field of literature".
David Samuel Margoliouth (17 October 1858, London – 23 March 1940, London) was an orientalist.
The Dictionary of National Biography (DNB) is a standard work of reference on notable figures from British history, published from 1885.
Education is the process of facilitating learning.
The Encyclopaedia of Islam (EI) is an encyclopaedia of the academic discipline of Islamic studies.
Giorgio Levi Della Vida (August 21, 1886, Venice – December 25, 1967, Rome) was an Italian Jewish linguist whose expertise lay in Hebrew, Arabic, and other Semitic languages, as well as on the history and culture of the Near East.
The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (GSE) (Большая советская энциклопедия, or БСЭ Bolshaya sovetskaya entsiklopediya) is one of the largest Russian-language encyclopedias.
Greenock (Grianaig) is a town and administrative centre in the Inverclyde council area in Scotland and a former burgh within the historic county of Renfrewshire, located in the west central Lowlands of Scotland.
Harvard University is a private Ivy League research university in Cambridge, Massachusetts, established in 1636.
Hebrew is a West Semitic language of the Afroasiatic language family.
(أبو عبد الله محمد بن عبد الله اللواتي الطنجي بن بطوطة), or simply Muhammad Ibn Battuta (ابن بطوطة) (February 25, 1304 – 1368 or 1369), was an explorer of Berber descent, who is widely recognised as one of the greatest travelers of all time.
The Institut d’Égypte was a learned academy formed by Napoleon Bonaparte to carry out research during his Egyptian campaign.
The Iraqi Academy of Sciences (Arabic,المجمع العلمي العراقي) is an academy in Baghdad founded in 1948 in order to develop and regulate the Arabic language in Iraq and the Arab World.
The position of Laudian Professor of Arabic at the University of Oxford was established in 1636 by William Laud, who at the time was Chancellor of the University of Oxford and Archbishop of Canterbury.
Leiden (in English and archaic Dutch also Leyden) is a city and municipality in the Dutch province of South Holland.
A Master of Arts degree (Magister Artium; abbreviated M.A., MA, A.M., or AM) is a type of master's degree awarded by universities in many countries.
The Medieval Academy of America, MAA (spelled Mediaeval until 1980) is the largest organization in the United States promoting excellence in the field of medieval studies.
According to traditional accounts, the Muslim conquests (الغزوات, al-Ġazawāt or الفتوحات الإسلامية, al-Futūḥāt al-Islāmiyya) also referred to as the Islamic conquests or Arab conquests, began with the Islamic prophet Muhammad in the 7th century.
The National Library of Australia is the largest reference library of Australia, responsible under the terms of the National Library Act for "maintaining and developing a national collection of library material, including a comprehensive collection of library material relating to Australia and the Australian people." In 2012–2013, the National Library collection comprised 6,496,772 items, and an additional 15,506 metres of manuscript material.
An officer is a member of an armed force or uniformed service who holds a position of authority.
Oriental studies is the academic field of study that embraces Near Eastern and Far Eastern societies and cultures, languages, peoples, history and archaeology; in recent years the subject has often been turned into the newer terms of Asian studies and Middle Eastern studies.
The following outline is provided as an overview of and topical guide to physical science: Physical science – branch of natural science that studies non-living systems, in contrast to life science.
Oxford University Press (OUP) is the largest university press in the world, and the second-oldest, after Cambridge University Press.
Peter Malcolm Holt, FBA (28 November 1918 – 2 November 2006) was a historian of the Middle East and Sudan in particular.
The Royal Regiment of Artillery, commonly referred to as the Royal Artillery (RA), is the artillery arm of the British Army.
The Royal Asiatic Society of Great Britain and Ireland, commonly known as the Royal Asiatic Society (RAS), was established, according to its Royal Charter of 11 August 1824, to further "the investigation of subjects connected with and for the encouragement of science, literature and the arts in relation to Asia." From its incorporation the Society has been a forum, through lectures, its journal, and other publications, for scholarship relating to Asian culture and society of the highest level.
The Royal High School (RHS) of Edinburgh is a co-educational school administered by the City of Edinburgh Council.
The Semitic languages are a branch of the Afroasiatic language family originating in the Middle East.
SOAS, University of London (the School of Oriental and African Studies) is a public research university in London, England, and a constituent college of the University of London.
St John's College is a constituent college of the University of Oxford.
The University of Edinburgh (abbreviated as Edin. in post-nominals), founded in 1582, is the sixth-oldest university in the English-speaking world and one of Scotland's ancient universities.
World War I (WWI or WW1), also known as the First World War or the Great War, was a global war centered in Europe that began on 28 July 1914 and lasted until 11 November 1918.