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Mysterious Forces of Civilization (Secret of Divine Civilization)

Author Abdu'l-Bahá
Title of item
Mysterious Forces of Civilization (Secret of Divine Civilization)
Editor, translator, etc.  
Yuhanna Dawud, comp
Publisher of this ed.
Bahá'í Publishing Society
Date of this edition 1918
LanguageEnglish and Persian
Language of first ed. Persian
Date of first ed.
Permission public domain
Scanned 2009 by Roger Coe
Posted 2009-02-13 by Brett Zamir
Proofread 2009 by Bruce Barick
Formatted 2009 by Bruce Barick
Classified in Provisional translations
Abstract Three texts side-by-side: Dawud's 1918 translation, the 1957 Gail translation, and the original Persian text.
Notes Bruce Barick, who passed in January 2009, accomplished the bulk of the labor of arranging the texts, and so I release this collaborative effort in his name and honor. Nasrin Khadem did all the work of segmenting the Persian text so it matched with the paragraphing in the Gail translation. The Gail translation and the Persian text both came from (August 2008). [-R. Coe]

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Tags Marzieh Gail; Secret of Divine Civilization (book); Yuhanna Dawud (John David)
Cross-referencesSee also
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Edit qualityhigh: carefully proofread and edited
Format qualityhigh: well formatted
Phelps inventoryPartial Inventory catalog ID no: AB00004, see
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