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    • A History of the Middle East

    • By: Peter Mansfield
    • Narrated by: Richard Brown
    • Length: 17 hrs and 5 mins
    • Unabridged
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    In this masterly work of synthesis, Peter Mansfield, drawing on his experience as a journalist and a historian, explores two centuries of history in the Middle East. He forms a picture of the historical, political, and social history of the meeting point of Occident and Orient, from Bonaparte's marauding invasion of Egypt to the start of the Gulf War. For more than four thousand years, the Middle East has provided a setting for titanic struggles between great civilizations and religions.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • am i the only one who liked this?

    • By Colin on 03-24-03

    Regular price: $24.47