A History of Modern Lebanon

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Pluto Press, Jan 20, 2007 - History - 320 pages
-- A stunning history of Lebanon over five centuries --"Skillfully weaving together social, political, cultural and economic history, this deeply informed and penetrating study provides a rich understanding of the vibrant, tragic, but ever hopeful Leban

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User Review  - maureenclare - LibraryThing

I found the translation very difficult to read, which is unfortunately since there is no good survey of modern Lebanon in English as far as I know. Hopefully I'll be able to read the original in Arabic someday. Read full review

Contents

The Mutasarrifiya
42
The Wilayet of Beirut
53
State and Society
73
Copyright

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Fawwaz Traboulsi is Associate Professor teaching history and politics at the Lebanese American University in Beirut. He is the author of several books.

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