By Arthur Goldschmidt Jr.,Aomar Boum
The 11th version has been totally revised to mirror the latest occasions in, and matters of, the area, together with an extended and extra nuanced dialogue of the War on Terrorism” and the Arab uprisings, assurance of the increase of ISIS, and a brand new bankruptcy at the growing to be environmental difficulties of the zone. moreover, the authors have included new scholarship at the early historical past to supply a fuller photo of the political shifts and socioeconomic issues of that point. With up to date bibliographical sketches, chronology and thesaurus, A Concise background of the center East is still an important textual content for college kids of heart East history.
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