2 edition of Arabs and the world of the seventies found in the catalog.
Arabs and the world of the seventies
Galal el- Rashidi
Includes bibliographical references and index.
|LC Classifications||DS63.1 .R36|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xii, 142 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||142|
|LC Control Number||77900400|
The internationally bestselling definitive history of the Arab world, named a best book of the year by the Financial Times, the Economist, and the Atlantic-- now updated to cover the latest developments in the Middle East. In this groundbreaking and comprehensive account of the Middle East, award-winning historian Eugene Rogan draws extensively on five centuries of Arab sources to place the Brand: Basic Books. Book Description: InImperfect Strangers, Salim Yaqub argues that the s were a pivotal decade for U.S.-Arab relations, whether at the upper levels of diplomacy, in street-level interactions, or in the realm of the those years, Americans and Arabs came to know each other as never before. With Western Europe's imperial legacy fading in the Middle East, American commerce and. Al-sha‘b. Yurid. Isqat al-nizam! The people. Want. The overthrow of the regime! These words, chanted rhythmically all over the Arabic-speaking world beginning in January , promised a.
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A consice introduction to the modern Arab world, this book draws on the author's experience as both a historian and journalist in the Middle East/5(10). Arabia and the Arabs THe period before the Arabian Peninsula adopted Islam is called jahaliya or the age of ignorance.
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The author describes the history of Mohammed living in Mecca and developing a loyal by: 2. The Times (UK) “ [ The Arabs ], which starts with the Ottoman Turks’ conquest of the Arab world inoffers a strikingly vivid and authoritative account of its subsequent experience [Rogan’s] rehearsal of recent Middle East history is impeccable.” The Spectator “Rogan’s brilliant book is clear-eyed and by: To American observers, the Arab world often seems little more than a distant battleground characterized by religious zealotry and political chaos.
Years of tone-deaf US policies have left the region powerless to control its own destiny—playing into a longstanding sense of shame and impotence for a /5. The Arab World in Books Ursula Lindsey / 18 Dec Photo by Wikimedia.
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