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Know the Middle East

by Laffin, John.

  • 154 Want to read
  • 13 Currently reading

Published by A. Sutton in Gloucester [Gloucestershire] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Middle East,
  • Africa, North
    • Subjects:
    • Middle East -- Dictionaries and encyclopedias.,
    • Africa, North -- Dictionaries and encyclopedias.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. [187]-188.

      StatementJohn Laffin.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS43 .L33 1985
      The Physical Object
      Pagination188 p. :
      Number of Pages188
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2647636M
      ISBN 10086299215X
      LC Control Number85227650
      OCLC/WorldCa13642867

      General Middle Eastern History Books Israel & Palestine History Books Egypt History Books Turkey & Ottoman Empire History Books Iran History Books Arabian Peninsula Middle Eastern History Books Iraq Middle Eastern History Books Daniel Gordis Fink Yossi Klein Halevi Robert O Freedman Rabbi Daniel Gordis Alan Dershowitz Charles River Editors Isa. Christianity, which originated in the Middle East in the 1st century AD, is a significant minority religion within the region. Christianity in the Middle East is characterized by the diversity of its beliefs and traditions, compared to Christianity in other parts of the Old ians now make up approximately 5% of the total Middle Eastern population, down from 20% in the early 20th.

      Robert Fisk has a great deal of first hand experience of the Middle East and in this book he reports on a range of different conflicts as well as providing a lot of the background information on each of them. There is plenty of food for thought in the plus pages and a lot of information that didn't make it into the mainstream news s: It’s rather rare for a book on the Middle East to have much of an influence in America and Britain; at most times, it’s a marginal region. But events have propelled a few books into the.

      The Middle East Outreach Council established the Middle East Book Award in to recognize books for children and young adults that contribute meaningfully to understanding of the Middle East. For purposes of this award, the Middle East is defined as: Afghanistan, Algeria, Bahrain, Egypt, Iran, Iraq, Israel, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Libya. Economically, the Middle East is known for its vast oil reserves. It is also known as the home of three major world religions: Christianity, Islam, and Judaism. Because of its economic, religious, and geographical location, the Middle East has been at the center of many world issues and political affairs. The Middle East is rich with history.


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