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The Resource The Middle East : a brief history of the last 2,000 years, Bernard Lewis

The Middle East : a brief history of the last 2,000 years, Bernard Lewis

Label
The Middle East : a brief history of the last 2,000 years
Title
The Middle East
Title remainder
a brief history of the last 2,000 years
Statement of responsibility
Bernard Lewis
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The Middle East from earliest times to the present has exerted a powerful influence on the rest of the world
Cataloging source
DPB
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1916-2018
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lewis, Bernard
Dewey number
956
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
DS62
LC item number
.L594 1997
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Middle East
Label
The Middle East : a brief history of the last 2,000 years, Bernard Lewis
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"A Touchstone book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 394-396) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Antecedents -- Before Christianity -- Before Islam -- The dawn and noon of Islam -- Origins -- The 'Abbasid caliphate -- The coming of the steppe peoples -- The Mongol aftermath -- The gunpowder empires -- Cross-sections -- The state -- The economy -- The elites -- The commonalty -- Religion and law -- Culture -- The challenge of modernity -- Challenge -- Change -- Response and reaction -- New ideas -- From war to war -- From freedom to freedom
Control code
ocm37522095
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Touchstone Edition.
Extent
xii, 433 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780684832807
Lccn
96004348
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)37522095
Label
The Middle East : a brief history of the last 2,000 years, Bernard Lewis
Publication
Copyright
Note
"A Touchstone book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 394-396) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Antecedents -- Before Christianity -- Before Islam -- The dawn and noon of Islam -- Origins -- The 'Abbasid caliphate -- The coming of the steppe peoples -- The Mongol aftermath -- The gunpowder empires -- Cross-sections -- The state -- The economy -- The elites -- The commonalty -- Religion and law -- Culture -- The challenge of modernity -- Challenge -- Change -- Response and reaction -- New ideas -- From war to war -- From freedom to freedom
Control code
ocm37522095
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Touchstone Edition.
Extent
xii, 433 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780684832807
Lccn
96004348
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)37522095

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