Islamic Roots of Capitalism. Egypt, 1760-1840. Foreword by Afifi Lutfi Al-Sayyid Marsot. (Modern Middle East Series, 4).
4to. XVII, (1), 278 pp. Publisher's cloth. Dustjacket.
Prominent work by the professor at Temple University, Philadelphia, who lived in Egypt for a number of years and whose career has been occupied with attempting to write and teach a kind of Middle Eastern history free from the eurocentric biases inherited from the colonial period.
A little fading at head and foot of backstrip, otherwise a well-preserved copy in frayed and rubbed dustjacket.