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The Modern Middle East: A Reader

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This valuable collection of essays brings leading Middle Eastern scholars together in one volume and provides an unparalleled view of the modern Middle East. Covering two centuries of change, from 1789 to the present, the selection is carefully designed for students and is the only available text of its kind. It will also appeal to anyone with a general interest in the Mid ...more
Paperback, 600 pages
Published April 7th 1994 by University of California Press (first published October 1993)
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Mar 02, 2008 Trevor rated it it was amazing
Though this book is only of interest to academic historians and Middle East readers, this is one of *the* essential collections of important essays in the recent historiography of the Modern Middle East.
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From Wikipedia:
Hourani was born the son of immigrants from South Lebanon. He studied Philosophy, Politics, Economics and History (with an emphasis on international relations)at the Magdalen College in Oxford. He graduated first in his class in 1936.
During World War II, he worked at the Royal Institute of International Affairs and in the office of the British Minister of State in Cairo. After the w
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