By George E. Kirk

This publication, first released in 1948, grew out of a chain of lectures brought because the warfare on the center East Centre for Arab reviews to British scholars who required a high-quality grounding in center East heritage and politics to aid in becoming them for lively careers within the sector. those lectures, via a number one professional on center jap historical past, generated such curiosity that they have been tailored and released in booklet shape for a much wider studying public. The ebook types a complete creation to the background of the center East.

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