Monthly Archives: February 2017

Books ordered recently

 

Abrahamic Encounter: Local Initiatives, Large Implications Paper 2016
Age Of Reformation: The Tudor And Stewart Realms 1485-1603. Ryrie, Alec Paper 2017
History Of Biblical Israel: The Fate Of The Tribes And Kingdoms From Merenptah To Bar Kochba. Knauf, Ernst Axel Paper 2016
Pursuit Of Perfection: Significance Of The Perfection Motif In The Epistle To The Hebrews. Simisi, Seth Muhesi Paper 2016
Handbook Of Empirical Research On Islam And Economic Life Cloth 2017
Interpreting Charles Taylor’s Social Theory On Religion And Secularization: A Comparative Study.
Reformation Then And Now: 25 Years Of Modern Reformation Articles Celebrating 500 Years Of The Reformation. Cloth 2017
Rubrics, Images And Indulgences In Late Medieval Netherlandish Manuscripts. Rudy, Kathryn M Cloth 2017
Southern Crucifix, Southern Cross: Catholic-Protestant Relations In The Old South.Stern, Andrew H.M Project Muse Ebook
Stones, Bones, And The Sacred: Essays On Material Culture And Ancient Religion In Honor Of Dennis E. Cloth 2016

Art of the Qur’an exhibition catalog

The Art of the Qur’an : Treasures from the Museum of Turkish and Islamic Arts
Massumeh Farhad; Simon Rettig; François Déroche; Edhem Eldem; Zeren Tanındı; Jane Dammen McAuliffe; Arthur M. Sackler Gallery (Smithsonian Institution),; Türk ve İslâm Eserleri Müzesi,Washington, D.C. : Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, Smithsonian Institution 2016
Wilson Library General Collection (Folio ND2955 .T87 2016 )

Wilson Library has the catalogue from a recent exhibit at the Smithsonian Institute’s Sackler Gallery.  Read about the exhibit here:

The Art of the Qur’an: Treasures from the Museum of Turkish and Islamic Arts
October 22, 2016–February 20, 2017
http://www.asia.si.edu/exhibitions/current/art-of-the-quran/default.php