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Islam, Past and Present

Cover: The Sacred Routes of Uyghur History, by Rian Thum, from Harvard University Press

The Sacred Routes of Uyghur History

Rian Thum

2015 John K. Fairbank Prize, American Historical Association

Cover: Baghdad: The City in Verse, edited and translated by Reuven Snir, with a Foreword by Roger Allen and an Afterword by Abdul Kader El Janabi, from Harvard University Press

Baghdad: The City in Verse

Edited and translated by Reuven Snir, with a Foreword by Roger Allen and an Afterword by Abdul Kader El Janabi

Cover: Hajj: Journey to the Heart of Islam, edited by Venetia Porter, from Harvard University Press

Hajj: Journey to the Heart of Islam

Edited by Venetia Porter

A Choice Outstanding Academic Title of 2012 • A New York Times Holiday Gift Guide Selection

Cover: Shi’ism: A Religion of Protest, by Hamid Dabashi, from Harvard University Press

Shi’ism: A Religion of Protest

Hamid Dabashi

A Marginal Revolution Best Book of 2011

Cover: Awakening Islam: The Politics of Religious Dissent in Contemporary Saudi Arabia, by Stéphane Lacroix, translated by George Holoch, from Harvard University Press

Awakening Islam: The Politics of Religious Dissent in Contemporary Saudi Arabia

Stéphane Lacroix, translated by George Holoch

Bronze Prize, 2011 Washington Institute Book Prize, Washington Institute for Near East Policy • A Foreign Policy Best Book on the Middle East, 2011

Cover: The Quest for Democracy in Iran: A Century of Struggle against Authoritarian Rule, by Fakhreddin Azimi, from Harvard University Press

The Quest for Democracy in Iran: A Century of Struggle against Authoritarian Rule

Fakhreddin Azimi

2010 Mossadegh Prize, Mossadegh Foundation • 2008–2009 Saidi-Sirjani Award, International Society for Iranian Studies • Finalist, 2009 Connecticut Book Award, Non-Fiction Category, Connecticut Center for the Book

Cover: Beyond Terror and Martyrdom: The Future of the Middle East, by Gilles Kepel, translated by Pascale Ghazaleh, from Harvard University Press

Beyond Terror and Martyrdom: The Future of the Middle East

Gilles Kepel, translated by Pascale Ghazaleh

A Choice Outstanding Academic Title of 2009

Cover: Al Qaeda in Its Own Words, edited by Gilles Kepel and Jean-Pierre Milelli, with an Introduction and Notes by Omar Saghi, Thomas Hegghammer, and Stéphane Lacroix, and translated by Pascale Ghazaleh, from Harvard University Press

Al Qaeda in Its Own Words

Edited by Gilles Kepel and Jean-Pierre Milelli, with an Introduction and Notes by Omar Saghi, Thomas Hegghammer, and Stéphane Lacroix, translated by Pascale Ghazaleh

Cover: For Prophet and Tsar: Islam and Empire in Russia and Central Asia, by Robert D. Crews, from Harvard University Press

For Prophet and Tsar: Islam and Empire in Russia and Central Asia

Robert D. Crews

Honorable Mention, 2007 Wayne S. Vucinich Book Prize, American Association for the Advancement of Slavic Studies

Cover: Jihad: The Trail of Political Islam, by Gilles Kepel, translated by Anthony F. Roberts, from Harvard University Press

Jihad: The Trail of Political Islam

Gilles Kepel, translated by Anthony F. Roberts

2002 Translation Prize, Non-Fiction Category, French–American Foundation and Florence Gould Foundation

Cover: Sufi Lyrics, by Bullhe Shah, edited and translated by Christopher Shackle, from Harvard University Press

Sufi Lyrics

Bullhe Shah, edited and translated by Christopher Shackle

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