Travels in Nubia (Cambridge Library Collection - African

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The skirmish ended in an armistice, celebrated, it is said, over a considerable quantity of whisky. Most of the world is ignoring the real catastrophe of the past recent era: the brutal expulsion of some 867,000 Jews from Arab countries, and the seizure, by the Arab governments, of over $13-billion worth of Jewish property and assets. Mu'awiyah moved the capital from Medina to Damascus and established the first great Muslim dynasty - the Umayyads. This IMAX film, narrated by Ben Kinsley, is set in 1325, and traces the journey of Ibn Battutah, one of the world's greatest travelers, from his home in Tangiers to Mecca to complete his hajj pilgrimage.
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Commander of the Faithful

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How was Abraham to father a great nation without a son? All waterways were blocked and in the control of the Union soldiers. But the Jewish nation rejected God's Son and consequently, in AD 7O, just 40 years after the crucifixion, resurrection and ascension of Christ, Jerusalem, the capital city of the Jews, was destroyed by the Roman armies. All are welcomed to join in what promises to be an afternoon of making local history come alive. (Dare we mention? Princeton University Press. xiii + 288 pp.
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Brotherhood of Warriors: Behind Enemy Lines with a Commando

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The companies helped forge and defend a set of relationships with Arab autocrats that American leaders since Roosevelt have considered vital to the stability of the region. Neither the Israelis nor the Palestinians can agree to willingly give up any part of the Temple Mount. Our club now has a metal-detecting forum for members. We can determine the past climate of the Earth by mapping the distribution of ancient coals, desert deposits, tropical soils, salt deposits, glacial material, as well as the distribution of plants and animals that are sensitive to climate, such as alligators, palm trees & mangrove swamps.
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Yasir Arafat: A Political Biography

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It is named after the community it serves. Turkmen, another Turkic language from Central Asia, is the sole official language of Turkmenistan, though Russian has some limited recognition. Enki put this one among the eunuchs at court. [Compare some alternative translations, e.g. The Iranians retaliated in kind and expanded to Kuwaiti ships for Kuwait's support of Iraq. Czechoslovakia alone expelled nearly three million Sudeten Germans, turning them into displaced persons. In the early 1950s, Israel lobbied to be included in successive Western plans for the defence of the Middle East but she was repeatedly rebuffed.
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Bye Bye Babylon: Beirut 1975-1979

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It was the Good News of this Kingdom which the Lord Jesus preached. The companies were stockpiling and as the market started to sag they demanded price decreases. While the region's climate has not always been stable (see below), it has not fundamentally changed either for at least three millennia. Latin American diplomats also faced the difficulty of convincing the nuclear powers to adhere to the treaty protocols. Highly intelligent, he married a woman of great beauty and weak intellect.
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The Travels of Dean Mahomet: An Eighteenth-Century Journey

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Volume II contains texts, translations and notes. Paul Science Museum describing the WWII Pacific... About two miles west were the Lower Springs of the Cimarron, an oasis in dry weather, where shortcuts of the Santa Fe trail converged to continue up the river. These recent developments no doubt bring comfort to some. It is not surprising that terrorist movements have arisen in a region where so many states maintain their power influence through force of arms. 2.
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From Palace to Prison: Inside the Iranian Revolution

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This provision has been cited as evidence that the Zionists planned for the exodus and expulsion of Arab civilians in advance. The principle consequence of the Russian approach was British intervention in Afghanistan, either to attach the kingdom to the Empire, or at least preserve it as a buffer state. D. diss., Sabancı University, 2007). 12 Mehmet Erler, Osmanlı Devleti'nde Kuraklık ve Kıtlık Olayları (1800–1880) (Istanbul: Libra Yayınevi, 2010) and Oya Dağlar, War, Epidemics, and Medicine in the Late Ottoman Empire (1912–1918) (Haarlem: SOTA, 2008). 13 Alan Mikhail, Nature and Empire in Ottoman Egypt (New York: Cambridge University Press, 2011). 14 Sam White, The Climate of Rebellion in the Early Modern Ottoman Empire (New York: Cambridge University Press, 2011). 15 Suraiya Faroqhi, ed., Animals and People in the Ottoman Empire (Istanbul: Eren, 2010). 16 E.
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Enlist! The Story of One Man's Determinaton to Serve His

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The heavens declare the glory of God and the firmament showeth forth His handiwork. Nasser’s doctrine portrayed Egypt as standing at the centre of three circles — the Arab, Islamic and African circles. When the British left the Persian Gulf in 1971, it left a power vacuum in the region for the first time since the discovery of the oil industry there as well as signaling the end of the 20 year surplus. The same goes for the texts in the history sections.
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Forward the Rifles: The War Diary of an Irish Soldier,

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The “Hadrian’s Wall” which was previously inscribed on the World Heritage List, is part of the transnational property “Frontiers of the Roman Empire”. Venezuela's Juan Alfonzo, who became energy czar after a coup in 1948 and again in 1958, restructured the local industry so that the country got a true 50/50. Some have independent historical confirmation, others do not. Many lakes, such as those of Mesopotamia, are shallow and little more than marshes.
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Lordy! Tutankhamun's Patron as a Young Man

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Economists point to one factor that influences countries in the Middle East and North Africa above all others: oil. See Neolithic Revolution Agriculture chemicals, 25, 92 crops, 2, 18, 27, 41, 46, 49, 55, 89, 91–92, 102 economy, 89, 91–94, 107 history, 20, 41–42, 48–49, 92 increase production, 6, 23 irrigation systems, 3, 6, 18, 20–21, 24–25, 32, 46, 49, 67, 89, 91–92 in the Nile Valley, 2, 49–50, 67, 109 problems with, 24–25, 31, 32 research, 89 Akkad, 2, 48 Al’ Aziziyah, Libya, 29, 110 Aleppo, Syria earthquake in, 16, 109 Alexander the Great empire of, 57–58, 109 Algeria, 91, 94 industry in, 99 mineral resources in, 16 petroleum reserves in, 96 population, 76 Anatolian Peninsula, 4, 58, 71 early, 63–64, 66 forests in, 94 Hittites on, 17, 52, 109 mineral resources in, 16 plains and plateaus in, 10, 21, 65, 91 rivers in, 20 Urartu kingdom in, 55–57 weather and climate, 1, 30, 32 Animals, domesticated, 42, 49 camels, 32, 36, 41, 93 cattle, 32, 36, 41, 93, 109 dog, 41, 109 goats and sheep, 32, 36, 41, 93, 109 horses and donkeys, 32, 36, 41, 93, 109 Anglo-Iranian Oil Company, 97 Arabian Peninsula, 4, 19, 61 conflicts in, 62–63 desert dunes in, 10, 27, 72 and fishing, 31, 95 forests in, 94 holy places, 63, 68 language, 5 mountains in, 12 plains and plateaus in, 10, 65 population, 68 weather and climate in, 31–32 Arab-Israeli conflict, 6, 67, 104 Arab League, 67 Aramaean kingdom, 2 Ararat.
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