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The Druze, who can be traced back to eleventh-century Levant, have long intrigued scholars of the Middle East. Their obscure origins and blending of beliefs from Ismaili Shi‘ism, animism, Greek philosophy, Jewish and Christian mysticism, Iranian Gnosticism and even Buddhism, have set them apart from their neighbours.

Philip K. Hitti reveals the remarkable Druze pantheon of
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Paperback, 128 pages
Published July 2007 by Saqi Books
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The most inaccurate book I've ever read concerning the Druze. Filled with errors and poorly researched. If you want to learn about the Druze faith then read Dr. Sami Makarem's book The Druze Faith.
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