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By Dilip Hiro

ISBN-10: 1566569044

ISBN-13: 9781566569040

In this up to date, painstakingly researched dictionary, writer Dilip Hiro brings some of the most tumultuous areas of the area to our fingertips. it truly is easy-to-read, uncomplicated to exploit, authoritative, and entire. If bargains quite a lot of alphabetically prepared info on issues starting from present affairs, heritage and politics to religions, literature and vacationer destinations.

Topics lined contain: Arab Spring, Arab-Israeli Wars, Biographies, Christianity and Christian Sects, Civil Wars, nation Profiles, Ethnic teams, govt, Gulf Wars, historic areas, historical past, Hostages, overseas Agreements and Treaties, Islam and Islamic Sects, Judaism and Jewish Sects, Languages, Literary Personalities, army and armed forces Leaders, Nonconventional and Nuclear guns, Oil and gasoline, Peace method, Politics, neighborhood Conflicts, faith, Terrorism, vacationer locations, United international locations, and masses more.

This is a must have reference for somebody really attracted to figuring out extra concerning the historical past and present occasions of the center East.

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