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History of Syria

Philip Khuri Hitti

History of Syria

including Lebanon and Palestine.

by Philip Khuri Hitti

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Published by Macmillan in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Syria -- History.

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS95 H5 1957
    The Physical Object
    Pagination750p.
    Number of Pages750
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17376368M

    Internet Archive BookReader History of Egypt, Chaldea, Syria, Babylonia, and Assyria. "Syria is the Glory of Christianity" Part I: The significance of Syria in Bible history and civilization First - Syria in the Bible: The Greater and Minor Syria were mentioned approximately times in the Bible In the Gospel of (Luke ) we read: “In those days, Caesar Augustus issued a decree.

      University of Oklahoma professor Joshua M. Landis, a leading commentator on Syria, calls Seale’s book “the best and most readable overall book on modern Syrian history.” Landis places Seale Author: Hector Tobar. This book, the first since , assesses the affair as a factor in European and Jewish politics of the time, a chapter in Jewish history and historiography, and the stuff of radically conflicting myths that eventually led to the Holocaust and the establishment of the Israeli state. History of Syria Including Lebanon and Palestine by Philip.

      Robert Kaplan’s book The Arabists describes an Ottoman-ruled Syria where American Protestant missionaries arrived in , fifteen years before Washington opened a consulate in Aleppo. Syria has long been one of the most trouble-prone and politically volatile regions of the Near and Middle Eastern world. This book looks back beyond the troubles of the present to tell the year story of what came before: the peoples, cities, and kingdoms that arose, flourished, declined, and disappeared in the lands that now constitute Syria, from the time of the region's earliest .


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The History of Syria: comprehensively and descriptively unweaves the web, progressing through the history of Syria from the days of the Ottoman Empire to now, by examining all of the different religious, political, foreign, and military issues that affect Syria and are affected by Syria today.

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Following the series format, the book opens with a timeline of key events in Syria's history.“McHugo’s book is a most welcome addition to the growing body of literature on Syria. The author expertly weaves the repercussions of a century of regional and international interference in Syrian affairs into his narrative of cause and effect regarding the tumultuous events of recent years.”.

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