The Middle East

The Middle East

A Beginner's Guide

Book - 2009
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Baker & Taylor
Organized thematically and dealing with all the pivotal issues in the region, from oil and religion to gender and conflict, a comprehensive primer is stuffed with historical background, real-life examples, profiles of key figures, and even popular jokes from the area. Original.

Perseus Publishing
Stuffed with historical background, real-life examples, profiles of key figures from Nasser to Gadaffi, and popular jokes from the region, The Middle East: A Beginner’s Guide is easy-to-read and full of insight. Philip Robins is University Lecturer in Middle East Politics at Oxford University. He is the author of A History of Jordan and has previously worked as a journalist for the BBC.

Stuffed with historical background, real-life examples, profiles of key figures from Nasser to Gadaffi, and popular jokes from the region, The Middle East: A Beginner’s Guide is easy-to-read and full of insight. Philip Robins is University Lecturer in Middle East Politics at Oxford University. He is the author of A History of Jordan and has previously worked as a journalist for the BBC.


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Organised thematically, and dealing with all the pivotal issues in the region, from oil and religion, to gender and conflict, this comprehensive primer is both easy-to-read and full of insight. Stuffed with historical background, real-life examples, profiles of key figures from Nasser to Gadaffi, and even popular jokes from the area, The Middle East: A Beginner's Guide will captivate tourists, students, and the interested general reader alike.

Publisher: Richmond : Oneworld, 2009
ISBN: 9781851686759
Branch Call Number: 956 ROBIN

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