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A concise history of the Middle East

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A concise history of the Middle East
Title
A concise history of the Middle East
Statement of responsibility
Arthur Goldschmidt Jr., Lawrence Davidson
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This book is an an introduction to the history of the turbulent region of Middle East from the beginnings of Islam to the present day. It focuses on the evolution of Islamic institutions and culture, the influence of the West, the modernization efforts of Middle Eastern governments, the struggle of various peoples for political independence, the course of the Arab-Israeli conflict, the reassertion of Islamic values and power, the issues surrounding the Palestinian Question, and the roles of Iraq and Iran in the post-9/11 Middle East
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338055
Cataloging source
DLC
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1938-
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Goldschmidt, Arthur
Dewey number
956
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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1945-
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Davidson, Lawrence
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
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Middle-East
Target audience
adult
Label
A concise history of the Middle East
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0512/2005013309.html
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Previous ed.: 2001
  • Formerly CIP
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 499-528) and index
Control code
000027090074
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
  • 8th ed. /
  • Arthur Goldschmidt, Jr., and Lawrence Davidson.
Extent
xvi, 559 p.
Isbn
9780813342757
Isbn Type
(pbk.) :
Other physical details
maps
Label
A concise history of the Middle East
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0512/2005013309.html
Publication
Note
  • Previous ed.: 2001
  • Formerly CIP
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 499-528) and index
Control code
000027090074
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
  • 8th ed. /
  • Arthur Goldschmidt, Jr., and Lawrence Davidson.
Extent
xvi, 559 p.
Isbn
9780813342757
Isbn Type
(pbk.) :
Other physical details
maps

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