The Resource A concise history of the Middle East, Arthur Goldschmidt Jr., Lawrence Davidson

A concise history of the Middle East, Arthur Goldschmidt Jr., Lawrence Davidson

Label
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
Language
eng
Cataloging source
OCoLC
Dewey number
956
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
LC call number
DS62
LC item number
.G64 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
A concise history of the Middle East, Arthur Goldschmidt Jr., Lawrence Davidson
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The Middle East before Muhammad -- The first Muslim revolution -- The early Arab conquests -- The high caliphate -- Shiites and Turks, Crusaders and Mongols -- Islamic civilization -- Firearms, slaves, and empires -- European interests and imperialism -- Westernizing reform in the nineteenth century -- The rise of nationalism -- The roots of Arab bitterness -- Arab nationalism -- Modernizing rulers in the independent states -- Egypt and the Fertile Crescent under European control -- The contest for Palestine -- Israel's rebirth and the rise of Arab nationalism -- War and the quest for peace -- The reassertion of Islamic power -- The Gulf War and the peace process -- The war on terrorism -- In the season of Arab discontent
Control code
ocn820817127
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Tenth edition
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 508 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781785391286
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
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bf6b4169-9ebb-4f30-86e2-c5f167ce7a1c
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.b34880926
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)820817127
  • pebco0813348226

Library Locations

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