The Arabs: A Short History / Edition 3

The Arabs: A Short History / Edition 3

by Philip Khuri Hitti
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0895267063

ISBN-13: 9780895267061

Pub. Date: 10/28/1996

Publisher: Regnery Publishing


From the ancient cultures of the Middle East have sprung three of the world's major religions, outstanding accomplishments in literature and science, and seemingly never-ending conflict - compounded now not only by geopolitics, but by the international hunger for oil and the web of global terrorism.

But who are the Arabs, these remarkable people who have

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From the ancient cultures of the Middle East have sprung three of the world's major religions, outstanding accomplishments in literature and science, and seemingly never-ending conflict - compounded now not only by geopolitics, but by the international hunger for oil and the web of global terrorism.

But who are the Arabs, these remarkable people who have accomplished so much and who continue to both fascinate and confront the West?

Philip K. Hitti's eloquent short history is an acknowledged classic offering the best and quickest grasp of Arab history and culture.

Now with a new introduction by renowned MIT historian, Philip Khoury.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780895267061
Publisher:
Regnery Publishing
Publication date:
10/28/1996
Pages:
273
Sales rank:
1,208,173
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.20(h) x (d)

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