Middle East
epub |eng | | Author:Mchugo, John [McHugo, John]

III The tragedy of Palestine in the late 1940s put the Jewish populations of Arab countries in a very exposed position. Ever since the coming of Islam in the seventh ...
( Category: World February 13,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Christophe Picard

Razzias and the Conquest of the Islands of the Western Mediterranean The term “razzia” (ghazwa) refers to the operational mode of Muslims who crossed the march to attack in the ...
( Category: Middle East February 10,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Steve Tibble

Galilee The rot had set in, and no one was immune. Having captured Banyas in 1164, Nur al-Din launched another major attack through the County of Tripoli and down into ...
( Category: Military February 5,2019 )
mobi |eng | 2018-11-28 | Author:Jason Rezaian

I PONDERED THOSE DAYS NOW, KNOWING THAT IF I COULD SURVIVE THEM, I COULD GET THROUGH this. But I was feeling hopeless. For months, from where I sat it had ...
( Category: Historical January 31,2019 )
epub |eng | 2013-09-17 | Author:Mitchell, Chris [Mitchell, Chris]

His Majesty’s Government view with favour the establishment in Palestine of a national home for the Jewish people, and will use their best endeavours to facilitate the achievement of this ...
( Category: Middle East January 29,2019 )
epub |eng | 2011-02-16 | Author:Martin van Creveld

CHAPTER 13 OCTOBER EARTHQUAKE THE WAR OF ATTRITION over, from 1970 to 1973 the borders with Egypt, Jordan, and Syria were relatively quiet. The number killed and wounded—always a sensitive ...
( Category: Military January 26,2019 )
epub |eng | 0101-01-01 | Author:Gilbert Achcar [Achcar, Gilbert]

Provisional Balance Sheet No. 6: Syria In Syria, as in Bahrain – notwithstanding the difference between the two countries’ political systems, one a tribal monarchy, the other a military-Baathist dictatorship ...
( Category: Middle East January 19,2019 )
epub |eng | 2007-07-04 | Author:Jean Sasson [Jean Sasson]

Other voices began softly to hum, learning the new words as they went along. As the women continued singing, five additional guards stalked into the room. They held rifles at ...
( Category: Middle East January 18,2019 )
epub |eng | 2018-09-16 | Author:Tannous, Jack

DEMOGRAPHICS AND THE QUESTION OF POWER Such considerations aside, however, it must be acknowledged that focusing on numbers and on when exactly it was that Muslims achieved a demographic majority ...
( Category: History January 14,2019 )
epub |eng | 2014-09-09 | Author:David K. Shipler [Shipler, David K.]

The ancient city of Nazareth lies cupped in the curves of the Jezreel Valley west of Mount Tabor. The crooked streets wind among the brown stone houses of the Arabs, ...
( Category: Middle East January 12,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Ronit Lentin

Importantly, however, although Palestinian women are particularly jeopardized by evictions and house demolitions, subject to Israeli sovereignty that disregards Palestinian housing needs and uses legalistic excuses to demolish their homes, ...
( Category: Politics & Government January 6,2019 )
epub |eng | 2013-09-15 | Author:Mitri Raheb

Who Is My Neighbor? The fact that Palestine was often controlled by different empires simultaneously and that it was often divided between north and south, or between the sea versus ...
( Category: Middle East January 3,2019 )
epub |eng | 2007-12-26 | Author:Michael B. Oren

Ebb and Flow Saudi oil and Saudi contracts together infused fresh vitality into an American industry long wearied by massive unemployment and economic depression. The reaction of the U.S. government, ...
( Category: Middle East December 27,2018 )
epub |eng | 2010-05-04 | Author:Richard Lowry

Task Force Blue Diamond’s Attack South of Michigan Graphics from LtGen Richard F. Natonski’s PowerPoint presentation and are used with his permission When the senior leaders reached the far side ...
( Category: Middle East December 26,2018 )
epub |eng | 2004-05-23 | Author:Robert M. Schoch [Schoch, Robert M.]

Widening the World When Columbus set sail for Cathay (China) but instead discovered the Americas, he was breaking out from the limited vision of the world that had survived from ...
( Category: Middle East December 16,2018 )