A History of the Near East

  • The Arab Lands under Ottoman Rule: 1516–1800 book cover

    The Arab Lands under Ottoman Rule

    1516–1800, 2nd Edition

    By Jane Hathaway

    The Arab Lands under Ottoman Rule assesses the effects of Ottoman rule on the Arab Lands of Egypt, Greater Syria, Iraq and Yemen between 1516 and 1800. Drawing attention to the important history of these regions, the book challenges outmoded perceptions of this period as a demoralizing prelude to…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
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  • The Prophet and the Age of the Caliphates: The Islamic Near East from the Sixth to the Eleventh Century book cover

    The Prophet and the Age of the Caliphates

    The Islamic Near East from the Sixth to the Eleventh Century, 3rd Edition

    By Hugh Kennedy

    The Prophet and the Age of Caliphates is an accessible history of the Near East from c.600-1050AD, the period in which Islamic society was formed. Beginning with the life of Muhammad and the birth of Islam, Hugh Kennedy goes on to explore the great Arab conquests of the seventh century and the…

    Paperback – 2015-12-10
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  • The Arab Lands under Ottoman Rule: 1516-1800 book cover

    The Arab Lands under Ottoman Rule

    1516-1800, 1st Edition

    By Jane Hathaway, Karl Barbir

    In this seminal study, Jane Hathaway presents a wide-ranging reassessment of the effects of Ottoman rule on the Arab Lands of Egypt, Greater Syria, Iraq and Yemen - the first of its kind in over forty years. Challenging outmoded perceptions of this period as a demoralizing prelude to the rise of…

    Paperback – 2008-01-21
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  • The Formation of Turkey: The Seljukid Sultanate of Rum: Eleventh to Fourteenth Century book cover

    The Formation of Turkey

    The Seljukid Sultanate of Rum: Eleventh to Fourteenth Century, 1st Edition

    By Claude Cahen

    From Byzantium to the Mongols to the Sultans of Rum, this acclaimed book offers an important insight into the evocative history of Turkey before the coming of Ottoman power. Turkey forms a historical bridge between Europe and Asia and as such has played a pivotal role throughout history. The…

    Paperback – 2001-05-25
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  • The Near East since the First World War: A History to 1995 book cover

    The Near East since the First World War

    A History to 1995, 2nd Edition

    By Malcolm Yapp

    This clear, balanced and authoritative survey of the history of the region is now fully up to date again. The text contains a general regional introduction, followed by a series of country-by-country analyses, and a section which places the Near East in the international context. Professor Yapp' s…

    Paperback – 1996-06-27
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  • The Making of the Modern Near East 1792-1923 book cover

    The Making of the Modern Near East 1792-1923

    1st Edition

    By Malcolm Yapp

    This clear, and authoritative text surveys the history of the region from the collapse of the Ottoman Empire to the present day.It contains a general regional introduction, followed by a series of country-by-country analyses, and a section which places the Near East in the international context.…

    Paperback – 1988-01-25
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  • The Age of the Crusades: The Near East from the Eleventh Century to 1517 book cover

    The Age of the Crusades

    The Near East from the Eleventh Century to 1517, 1st Edition

    By P.M. Holt

    The kaleidoscopic political changes during the years covered by this volume include the rise and fall of the Crusader states, the expansion of the Mongol empire, the rise of the Mamluk sultanate and of its ultimate conquerors, the Ottomans. To all of these Professor Holt is a clear and skilful…

    Paperback – 1986-02-17
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