Middle East
epub |eng | 2013-01-02 | Author:Godfrey Goodwin [Goodwin, Godfrey]

from a friend saying that the great sultan [the very far from great Mehmet IV] had publicaly [sic] entered Constantinople in unusual pomp together with his mother [Turhan Valide] and ...
( Category: World January 22,2018 )
epub |eng | | Author:Robert F. Worth

6 In the Caliph’s Shadow (Yemen, Syria) One of the first great takeaways of the Arab Spring in 2011 was the idea that it would destroy Al Qaeda. A nonviolent ...
( Category: Middle East January 22,2018 )
mobi |eng | 2010-07-01 | Author:Michael Oren

Damascus and Jerusalem The Syrian shelling of Israel’s northern settlements, unabated since the previous day, went largely unanswered. Residents of those settlements, comprising the country’s largest lobbying group, continued to ...
( Category: Middle East January 21,2018 )
epub |eng | 2016-09-25 | Author:Michael Wood

A PREHISTORIC ARMS RACE? What was the relation between Mycenae and the other palaces? Historians have been perplexed by the presence of several great fortresses in the same area, as ...
( Category: Middle East January 21,2018 )
azw3 |eng | 2017-08-07 | Author:Walton, John H. & Walton, J. Harvey [Walton, John H.]

COVENANT, CHAOS, AND THE FATE OF THE ISRAELITES If the conquest is a recapitulation of creation, then the exile is a recapitulation of the flood. The flood is a reversal ...
( Category: Bible Study & Reference January 19,2018 )
epub |eng | 2017-08-06 | Author:John H. Walton & J. Harvey Walton [Walton, John H.]

COVENANT, CHAOS, AND THE FATE OF THE ISRAELITES If the conquest is a recapitulation of creation, then the exile is a recapitulation of the flood. The flood is a reversal ...
( Category: Bible Study & Reference January 19,2018 )
epub |eng | 2014-02-28 | Author:Kaveh Farrokh

Yazdegird II and The Kidarites Soon after the pacification of the Central Asian frontiers, the Sassanians faced a new threat. By the 440s CE, the Kidarites (also known as Cbuls68) ...
( Category: Ancient Civilizations January 16,2018 )
epub |eng | 2009-03-30 | Author:Jonathan Lyons [Lyons, Jonathan]

Chapter Six “WHAT IS SAID OF THE SPHERE …” ONE PALE DAWN, twenty-two years before the Antioch earthquake, a scholar-monk not far from Adelard’s West Country home quietly made scientific ...
( Category: Middle East January 14,2018 )
epub |eng | | Author:Bana Alabed

Mummy also went to school for three days like me. It wasn’t the same as her university classes, but she and her friends had a school where they learned and ...
( Category: Middle East January 14,2018 )
epub |eng | | Author:Desert Warrior

Tariq hung up the phone for the fourth time. He was annoyed by his wife's subtle rebellion, but another, more dangerous emotion threatened. That emotion would not let him forget ...
( Category: Middle East January 11,2018 )
mobi |eng | 2010-02-01 | Author:Durie, Mark & Ye'or, Bat & Bat Ye'or [Durie, Mark]

On this principle Arabia was forcibly Islamized during the Ridda (apostasy) Wars, in an act of religious cleansing after Muhammad’s death. It was a matter of dispute between the schools ...
( Category: Middle East January 11,2018 )
epub |eng | 2017-11-07 | Author:Nitsana Darshan-Leitner & Samuel M. Katz

The money that Hezbollah paid to the residents of south Beirut and south Lebanon following the 2006 Second Lebanon War was called “clean money” by the locals.11 The money was ...
( Category: Politics & Government January 10,2018 )
epub |eng | 2016-09-12 | Author:Alex Von Tunzelmann

11 THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 1, 1956 “THERE IS SOMETHING THE MATTER WITH HIM” 0700 Moscow Before dawn in Moscow, an emotional Anastas Mikoyan returned from Budapest and went in person to ...
( Category: Europe January 4,2018 )
epub |eng | 2011-06-06 | Author:Maziar Bahari & Aimee Molloy [Bahari, Maziar & Molloy, Aimee]

Chapter Thirteen The next morning, Brown Sandals came to my cell early, and with my breakfast, he gave me a pen and six pieces of paper with the names of ...
( Category: Middle East January 4,2018 )
epub |eng | 2014-10-12 | Author:Sandy Tolan [Tolan, Sandy]

Blessed are You, the eternal One, our God, Ruler of the universe, Who brings forth bread from the earth. Eleven DEPORTATION BASHIR LAY BLINDFOLDED and face down in an Israeli ...
( Category: Middle East January 2,2018 )