Yemen Update On Line

Bulletin of the American Institute for Yemeni Studies
No. 44 . . . 2002

Contents

Articles

Chorin, Ethan
Recollecting Aden. YU 44 (2002)

Elie, Serge D.
A Historical Genealogy of Socotra as an Object of Mythical Speculation, Scientific Research & Development Experiment. YU 44 (2002).

Hehmeyer, Ingrid
A Rock-Cut Underground Water-Supply System in Southern Yemen: Report of the January 2001 Field Season of the Ghayl Bâ Wazîr Project. YU 44 (2002).

Yemen Reviews

Breton, Jean-François
Arabia Felix from the Time of the Queen of Sheba: Eighth Century B.C. to First Century A.D. Translated by Albert Lafarge. Notre Dame: University of Notre Dame Press, 2000 [1998]. Reviewed by Joy McCorriston. YU 44 (2002).

Dresch, Paul
A History of Modern Yemen. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2000. Reviewed by W. Flagg Miller. YU 44 (2002).

Farah, Caesar
The Sultan's Yemen: Nineteenth-Century Challenges to Ottoman Rule. London: I. B. Taurus, 2002, xxii, 392 pp, 2 maps, appendices, index ISBN 1860647677. YU 44 (2002).

Marchand, Trevor
Minaret Building and Apprenticeship in Yemen, Richmond: Curzon, 2001. Reviewed by Cynthia Myntti. YU 44 (2002).

Paluch, Marta, editor
Yemeni Voices: Women Tell Their Stories. Sanaa, Yemen: The British Council, Yemen, 2001. Reviewed by Janine A. Clark. YU 44 (2002).

Schippmann, Klaus
Ancient South Arabia: From the Queen of Sheba to the Advent of Islam. Translated by Allison Brown. 2001 [1998]. Princeton: Marcus Wiener Publishers, 2001 [1998]. Reviewed by Joy McCorriston. YU 44 (2002).

Smith, Clive translator,
Lightning over Yemen: A History of the Ottoman Campaign 1569-71. London: I. B. Taurus, 2002, xiii, 226 pp., glossary, 20 illustrations, 3 maps, index ISBN 1860648363. YU 44 (2002).

Tuchscherer, Michel (editor)
Le commerce du café avant l'ère des plantations coloniales: espaces, réseaux, sociétés (xve-xixe siècle). Cairo: Institut français d'archéologie orientale, 2001. Cahier des annales islamologiques 20-2001. YU 44 (2002).

Varisco, Daniel Martin and G. Rex Smith, editors
The Manuscript of al-Malik al-Afdal al-'Abbâs b. 'Alî b. Dâ'ûd b. Yûsuf b. 'Umar b. 'Alî ibn Rasûl &endash; A Medieval Anthology from the Yemen, Aris & Phillips Ltd, Warminster, Wiltshire, U.K., for the E.J.W. Gibb Memorial Trust, 1998. YU 44 (2002).

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