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Prizes for Reading the Quran in Latin Christendom, 1140-1540

Reading the Quran in Latin Christendom, 1140-1540
Thomas Burman, University of Tennessee, Knoxville

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Prizes for Reading the Qur'an in Latin Christendom, 1140-1560 (Book)

Outstanding Academic Title [link]
Date: 1/11/2009 12:00:00 AM
Organization: Choice (journal of the Association of College & Research Libraries [link]
Abstract: Every year, Choice subject editors single out for recognition the most significant print and electronic works reviewed in Choice during the previous calendar year. Appearing annually in Choice’s January issue, this prestigious list of publications reflects the best in scholarly titles and attracts extraordinary attention from the academic library community.

Jacques Barzun Prize in Cultural History [link]
Date: 11/14/2008 12:00:00 AM
Organization: American Philosophical Society [link]
Abstract: The Jacques Barzun Prize honors historian and cultural critic Jacques Barzun, University Professor Emeritus of Columbia University, a member of the American Philosophical Society since 1984. A gift from Roger Williams, Distinguished Professor of History Emeritus at the University of Wyoming, a former student of Professor Barzun, funds this prize. It is awarded annually to the author or authors whose book exhibits distinguished work in American or European cultural history.