By Calvin H. Allen,W. Lynn Rigsbee II
Read or Download Oman Under Qaboos: From Coup to Constitution, 1970-1996 PDF
Best middle eastern history books
As a small state in a antagonistic quarter, Israel has made protection a best precedence. Tzalel takes a serious examine the naval department of Israel's safeguard forces to contemplate its historical past, its functionality, and its total value to retaining nationwide safety. From a motley choice of unlawful immigrant ships operated ahead of the beginning of the country, the Israelis have because the Sixties validated a latest army.
The position of torture in fresh Iranian politics is the topic of Ervand Abrahamian's very important and irritating publication. even supposing Iran formally banned torture within the early 20th century, Abrahamian presents documentation of its use lower than the Shahs and of the frequent usage of torture and public confession lower than the Islamic Republican governments.
This can be the second one up-to-date version of the 1st finished historical past of Lebanon within the sleek interval. Written by way of a number one Lebanese pupil, and in keeping with formerly inaccessible files, it's a interesting and beautifully-written account of 1 of the world's so much fabled international locations. beginning with the formation of Ottoman Lebanon within the sixteenth century, Traboulsi covers the expansion of Beirut as a capital for exchange and tradition in the course of the nineteenth century.
The query of identification is one in every of present-day Israel's cardinal and such a lot urgent concerns. In a entire exam of the id factor, this learn specializes in attitudes towards the Jewish humans in Israel and the Diaspora; the Holocaust and its repercussions on id; attitudes towards the kingdom of Israel and Zionism; and attitudes towards Jewish faith.
- The Orient, the Liberal Movement, and the Eastern Crisis of 1839-41
- Egypt and the Struggle for Power in Sudan: From World War II to Nasserism
- Who were the Phoenicians ? (1)
- Israel, Palestine, & the Quest for Middle East Peace
- The Creation of the German-Jewish Diaspora: Interwar German-Jewish Immigration to Palestine, the USA, and England
- Hattuscha: Auf der Suche nach dem sagenhaften Großreich der Hethiter (German Edition)
Extra info for Oman Under Qaboos: From Coup to Constitution, 1970-1996
Oman Under Qaboos: From Coup to Constitution, 1970-1996 by Calvin H. Allen,W. Lynn Rigsbee II