Yemen Update On Line

Bulletin of the American Institute for Yemeni Studies
No. 42 . . . 2000

Contents

Articles

Alkaff, Huda F.
Water Scarcity Problem in Yemen YU 42 (2000:51-54).

Blackburn, Richard
The Era of Imâm Sharaf al-Dîn Yahyâ and his Son al-Mut.ahhar (10th/16th Century) YU 42 (2000:4-8. 74).

Brouwer, C. G.
The Supply of Minerals in the Port of Al-Mukhâ during the First Half of the Seventeenth Century as Recorded by the Dutch (YU 42 (2000:30-50)
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Roochnik, Paul
Notes from a Yemen Diary YU 42 (2000:18-23, 74).

Wildman, Derek E.
Historical Biogeography of the Mammals of Yemen YU 42 (2000:24-26).

Zimmerman, Paul
MIDDLE HADRAMAWT ARCHAEOLOGICAL SURVEY: PRELIMINARY RESULTS, OCTOBER 1999 SEASON YU 42 (2000:27-29).

Book Excerpt

Stevenson, Thomas B.
Social Change in a Yemeni Highlands Town. Salt Lake City: University of Utah Press, 1985. ISBN 0 87480 112 5. Chapter One: "A Day in 'Amran" YU 42 (2000):9-17.

Yemen Reviews

Bonnefant, Paul (ed.)
Sanaa: architecture domestique et société. Paris: CNRS Éditions, 1995. Reviewed by Noha Sadek YU 42 (2000:70).

Bonnenfant, Paul (ed.)
Zabîd: Patrimoine Mondial. Volume 5-6 of Saba. Paris: Unesco and World Heritage, 1999. Reviewed by Noha Sadek YU 42 (2000:70).

Borelli, Caterina
The Architecture of Mud [film]. Reviewed by Edward J. Keall YU 42 (2000:62,67).

Brouwer, C. G.
Dutch-Yemeni Encounters: Activities of the United East India Company (VOC) in South Arabian Waters since 1614. Amsterdam: D'Fluyte Rarob, 1999. ISBN 90-800267-8-6. Reviewed by Daniel Martin Varisco YU 42 (2000:58-61).

Brunner, Ueli
Jemen: Von Weihrauch zum Erdöl. Vienna: Böhlau Verlag, 1999. Reviewed by Daniel Martin Varisco YU 42 (2000:68-69).

Canova, Giovanni
Ta'labî Storia di Bilqîs regina di Saba. Venice: Marsilio, 2000. ISBN 88-317-7383-6. Reviewed by Daniel Martin Varisco YU 42 (2000:69-70).

Cockburn, Andrew
Yemen United, National Geographic 197:4 (April, 2000), 30-53. Reviewed by Daniel Martin Varisco YU 42 (2000:63-67).

Muharram, Ismâ''îl ‘Abd Allâh
Zahirat al-Qât fî al-Yaman. Dhamâr: AREA, 2000. Reviewed by Daniel Martin Varisco YU 42 (2000:57).

Ory, Solange
De l'Or du Sultan à la Lumière d'Allah : La Mosquée Al-'Abbas à Asnaf (Yémen), with contributions by Bernard Maury and Christian Robin. Damascus : Institut Français d'Études Arabes de Damas and Centre Français d'Études Yéménites, 1999.Reviewed by Noha Sadek YU 42 (2000:70).

Smith, G. Rex, J. R. Smart and B. R. Pridham, editors
New Arabian Studies. Volume 5. Exeter: University of Exeter Press, 2000. ISBN 0 85989 645 5. Reviewed by Daniel Martin Varisco YU 42 (2000:55-57).

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