“Strolling through Istanbul in 1918. The war memories of the German private Georg Steinbach” is now available Open Access on MENAdoc. The book was published by the Orient-Institut Istanbul and sponsored by the Max Weber Stiftung.
Book cover: Strolling Through Istanbul in 1918
It is written from the unusual perspective of a young man of a foreign army, who documents his perceptions of the everyday life in the alien metropolis.
Ruben Gallé edited the diaries and letters of his great-grandfather. It is a unique personal testimony about Istanbul in the last year of the war.
The project Syriaca.org: The Syriac Reference Portal is a reference portal for the digital linking of research results. Additionally, it provides digital tools for working with data as well as an infrastructure for sharing tools and research. Continue reading
The work ‘ʿAbbāsid administrative legacy in the Seljuq world‘ byJürgen Paul, originally published in Hamburg 2015, is now available Open Access on MENAdoc.
In cooperation with the Orient Institute Istanbul, the title ‘Teali-i Vatan Osmanlı Hanımlar Cemiyeti : tarih-i tesisi 4 kanun-ı evvel 325‘, originally published in Saloniki 1909, has been digitised and is now available Open Access on MENAdoc. It is the statute of a women’s association in the Ottoman Empire.
The work ‘Preserving, studying, and democratizing access to the world heritage of Islamic manuscripts: The Zaydī tradition‘ by Sabine Schmidtke, originally published in Chroniques du manuscrit au Yémen 23 in January 2017, is now available Open Access on MENAdoc.
The peer-reviewed Journal Studia Orientalia is available Open Access titled Studia Orientalia Electronica. It gives access to a wide variety of topics and issues in the jorunal.
You can find the Website of the Studia Orientalia Electronica here.
Volume 118 of the Beiruter Texte und Studien ‘Towards a cultural history of the Mamluk era‘ ed. by Mahmoud Haddad, Arnim Heinemann, John L. Meloy and Souad Slim is now available Open Access on MENAdoc.
Volume 115 of the Beiruter Texte und Studien ‘Shiʿi trends and dynamics in modern times (XVIIIth – XXth centuries)‘ ed. by Denis Hermann and Sabrina Mervin is now available Open Access on MENAdoc.
Volume 36 of the Beiruter Texte und Studien ‘Les états araméens de Syrie : depuis leur fondation jusqu’à leur transformation en provinces assyriennes‘ by Hélène S. Sader is now available Open Access on MENAdoc.
Volume 53 of the Beiruter Texte und Studien ‘Bausteine : ausgewählte Aufsätze zur Islamwissenschaft‘ in three Volumes by Fritz Meier is now available Open Access on MENAdoc.