Veiling Esther, Unveiling Her Story: The Reception of a
Biblical Book in Islamic Lands examines the ways in which the
Biblical Book of Esther was read, understood, and used in
Muslim lands, from ancient to modern times. It focuses on case
studies covering works from various periods and regions of the
Muslim world, including the Qur'an, pre-modern historical
chronicles and literary works, the writings of a nineteenth-century
Shia feminist, a... more...