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The Druses of the Lebanon

their manners, customs and history : with a translation of their religious code

by George Washington Chasseaud

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Published by R. Bentley in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Druzes

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby George Washington Chasseaud ...
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 422 p. :
    Number of Pages422
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14005329M
    LC Control Number20023937

    The Lebanon range is now inhabited by a population of about , Christians, Maronites, and Druses, and is ruled by a Christian governor. The Anti-Lebanon is inhabited by Mohammedans, and is under a Turkish ruler. These dictionary topics are from M.G. Easton M.A., D.D., Illustrated Bible Dictionary, Third Edition, published by Thomas Nelson. The institution of Colleges upon Mount Libanus was perpetuated by the Druses, from whom the Crusaders obtained a knowledge of this or a similar Degree."-- Pike, Liturgy for the 22°. It is said that the colleges on Mount Lebanon allude to the Druzes, and this in reference to the Middle-Eastern influence upon the Crusaders.


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Lebanese Druze (Arabic: دروز لبنان ‎, romanized: durūz lubnān) are Lebanese people who adhere of the Druze faith, an ethnoreligious esoteric group originating from the Near East who self identify as unitarians (Arabic: موحدين ‎, romanized: muwaḥḥidīn).

The Lebanese Druze people are believed to constitute about percent of the total population of Lebanon and have. The Druses of the Lebanon | This is a pre historical reproduction that was curated for quality. Quality assurance was conducted on each of these books in an attempt to remove books with imperfections introduced by the digitization process.

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