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Complete reference guide to the Arab Middle East: Lebanon, Syria, Jordan, Egypt [and] Iraq.

Kay Showker

Complete reference guide to the Arab Middle East: Lebanon, Syria, Jordan, Egypt [and] Iraq.

by Kay Showker

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Published by Pan American Airways; [trade distribution in the U.S. and Canada by Simon and Schuster in New York] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Arab countries
    • Subjects:
    • Arab countries -- Guidebooks.

    • Edition Notes

      ContributionsPan American World Airways, inc.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS43 .S5
      The Physical Object
      Pagination191 p.
      Number of Pages191
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5541574M
      LC Control Number67019408

      Birds of the Middle East An outstanding guide to species of the birds in the region from the Arabian peninsula to Egypt, Jordan, Lebanon, Israel, .   This travel guide to Syria is being reviewed and updated constantly. All the info you can find here is the latest from This year I decided to travel to Syria. The country had been in my plans for a very long time and, finally, they started to make it easier for travelers. Well, not that easy, but definitely easier.

      Editors' preface: In the spring of , the Abu Ghraib prison scandal drove headlines in the United States and the Middle East. Journalist Seymour Hersh wrote a report in The New Yorker, entitled "The Gray Zone," describing the abuse of prisoners as the outcome of a deliberate also made reference to a book, The Arab Mind, by the cultural anthropologist Cited by: 4. When I think "Middle East", I think basically southwestern Asia from the Suez out to about Iran and Afghanistan. It used to be "The World" and then became "The East" and then "The Near East" and now it is "The Middle East". If you want to remove the books about the ancient Middle East, you can. Thanks.

      Egyptians (Arabic: مِصريّون ‎ [Misriyun]; Coptic: ⲛⲓⲣⲉⲙⲛ̀ⲭⲏⲙⲓ [Niræmenkāmi]) are the people inhabiting the country of an identity is closely tied to population is concentrated in the lower Nile Valley, a small strip of cultivable land stretching from the First Cataract to the Mediterranean and enclosed by desert both to the east and to Germany: 77,   Britain obtained a mandate over Iraq, as well as the area that now comprises Israel, the West Bank, the Gaza Strip and Jordan. In 1. 1, the British divided this latter region in two: East of the Jordan River became the Emirate of Transjordan, to be ruled by Faysal’s brother ‘Abdallah, and west of the Jordan River became the Palestine.


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