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The Middle East For Dummies

Published: January 1, 2003

Overview

This book demystifies the area's culture, politics, and religions, and explores Middle Eastern history from ancient to modern times. This plain-English guide explains the importance of the middle eastern region. You'll meet its people and their leaders, discover the differences and similarities between Arab and Western mindsets, and examine the wars and conflicts — including the Israeli-Palestinian turmoil — that led up to the current political situation.
This book demystifies the area's culture, politics, and religions, and explores Middle Eastern history from ancient to modern times. This plain-English guide explains the importance of the middle eastern region. You'll meet its people
and their leaders, discover the differences and similarities between Arab and Western mindsets, and examine the wars and conflicts — including the Israeli-Palestinian turmoil — that led up to the current political situation.