A Concise History of the Middle East

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Westview Press, Jul 14, 2009 - Electronic books - 555 pages
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The classic, bestseller on the history of the Middle East by renowned scholars Arthur Goldschmidt and Lawrence Davidson, updated to reflect the latest scholarship and recent events in this turbulent region.
  

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The title of this book is not quite accurate. If you are looking for inclusion of illustrious civilizations of bygone days -- Hittites, Assyrian, Aryans, Phoenicians, Sumerians, Babylonians, Ancient ... Read full review

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I was assigned this as a textbook for my Introduction to Middle Eastern Culture course. Without going on too long, it's a really great read. The writing is accessible and doesn't get bogged down in ... Read full review

Contents

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Chronology
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Glossary
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Bibliographic Essay
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Appendixes
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Index
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LAWRENCE DAVIDSON is Professor of History at West Chester University.

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