Jurji Zaydan





Jurji Zaydan

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born
in Beirut, Lebanon
December 14, 1961

died
July 21, 1914

gender
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جرجي زيدان

Jurji Zaydan (1861–1914) was one of the most important Arab writers of the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. He founded Al-Hilal, the foremost cultural and literary journal in the Arab world. Zaydan is the author of two canonical, multivolume histories of Arabic literature and Islamic civilization and twentythree historical novels.


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