Encyclopedia of the Modern Middle East, Volume 4

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Reeva S. Simon, Philip Mattar, Richard W. Bulliet
Macmillan Reference USA, 1996 - Africa, North - 2182 pages
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Encompasses the interaction of political, historical, social, economic, and cultural movements as well as relevant persons (living and dead), places, and events. Spans the geographical area from Afghanistan to Morocco. Covers topics in politics, economics, religion, hsitory, literature, the arts, and more.

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About the author (1996)

REEVA SPECTOR SIMON is Professor of History at Yeshiva University. She previously served as Associate Director of the Middle East Institute at Columbia University and is the author of Iraq between the Two World Wars.

Philip Mattar is Director of the Institute for Palestinian Studies and Associate Editor of the "Journal for Palestinian Studies.

Richard W. Bulliet is professor of history at Columbia University. He is the author of "The Case for Islamo-Christian Civilization"; "Islam: The View from the Edge"; and "The Camel and The Wheel" and the editor of "The Columbia History of the Twentieth Century,

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