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The Resource The Middle East (141 BCE-2017), editor, Michael Shally-Jensen, PhD

The Middle East (141 BCE-2017), editor, Michael Shally-Jensen, PhD

Label
The Middle East (141 BCE-2017)
Title
The Middle East (141 BCE-2017)
Statement of responsibility
editor, Michael Shally-Jensen, PhD
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The Middle East is the site of the first great civilizations in history. Today, it remains one of the most significant regions of the world for a variety of political, economic, and religious reasons. This new 2-volume set spans the history of the region and includes a variety of documents from several eras
Member of
Cataloging source
DON
Dewey number
956
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
DS42
LC item number
.M44 2018
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Shally-Jensen, Michael
Series statement
Defining documents in world history
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Middle East
  • Middle East
Label
The Middle East (141 BCE-2017), editor, Michael Shally-Jensen, PhD
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • cartographic image
Content type code
  • txt
  • cri
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • Volume 1. Early, medieval, and early modern history -- The revolt of the Maccabees and Judean independence -- The Romans destroy the temple at Jerusalem -- Seeking advice from emperor Trajan regarding the Christians -- Novella 146: On Jews -- The Pact of Umar: Peace accord to the Christians of Syria -- Ibn Abd-el-Hakem on the Muslim conquest of Andalus -- History of the Patriarchs of the Coptic Church of Alexandria -- Muhammad al-Mawardi on Qadis -- Excerpt from "The Capture of Jerusalem" -- Ibn Battuta makes the pilgrimage to Mecca and travels to Baghdad -- Ibn Battuta's travels in Cairo, Damascus, and Jerusalem -- Ibn Battuta's travels to Mali -- Surrender treaty of the kingdom of Granada -- Ottoman endurance and collapse -- Treaty of Kuchuk Kainardji -- Battle of Navarino -- Firman of appointment of Muhammad Ali as Pasha of Egypt -- Proposal for the establishment of a native army in Algeria -- Letter threatening military reprisals by French on Moroccan pirates -- The conclusion of the Russo-Turkish War of 1877-78 -- The Mahdi uprising -- The death of General Gordon of Khartoum -- Theodor Herzl on the Jewish state -- The battle of Omdurman -- Samori Ture captured -- The D'Arcy oil concession -- Proclamation of the young Turks -- Hussein-McMahon correspondence -- Sykes-Picot agreement -- Balfour declaration -- Resolution of the General Syrian Congress -- Palestine mandate
  • Volume 2. Twentieth-century troubles -- White paper of 1939 -- Charter of the Arab League -- Truman statement on immigration into Palestine -- Truman Doctrine speech -- Declaration of the establishment of the state of Israel -- Proclamation of the Algerian National Liberation Front -- CIA summary of the overthrow of Premier Moassadeq of Iran -- Baghdad pact -- Gamal Abdel Nasser on the nationalization of the Suez Canal -- The Eisenhower Doctrine -- U.N. Security Council Resolution 242 on the Arab-Israeli conflict -- Palestinian national charter -- Camp David accords -- Ayatollah Khomeini on the "The Great Satan" -- Egypt-Israel peace treaty -- Documents relating to the Soviet invasion of Afghanistan -- Oslo accords (Oslo I and Oslo II) -- Recent realities -- George W. Bush's address to the nation on military operations in Iraq -- Declaration of Abu Musab al-Zarqawi at the execution of Nicholas Berg -- U.N. Security Council Resolution 1973 on Libya -- U.N. report on the alleged use of chemical weapons in the Ghouta area of Damascus on 21 August 2013 -- Hassan Rouhani's address before the U.N. General Assembly -- Remarks by Abdullah II of Jordan before the U.N. General Assembly -- Benjamin Netanyahu: Speech before the U.N. General Assembly -- Gaza- Ten Years later -- Statement by President Donald Trump on Jerusalem
Control code
on1031870117
Dimensions
26 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
2 volumes
Isbn
9781682177020
Lccn
2017279886
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
99977447002
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)1031870117
Label
The Middle East (141 BCE-2017), editor, Michael Shally-Jensen, PhD
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • cartographic image
Content type code
  • txt
  • cri
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • Volume 1. Early, medieval, and early modern history -- The revolt of the Maccabees and Judean independence -- The Romans destroy the temple at Jerusalem -- Seeking advice from emperor Trajan regarding the Christians -- Novella 146: On Jews -- The Pact of Umar: Peace accord to the Christians of Syria -- Ibn Abd-el-Hakem on the Muslim conquest of Andalus -- History of the Patriarchs of the Coptic Church of Alexandria -- Muhammad al-Mawardi on Qadis -- Excerpt from "The Capture of Jerusalem" -- Ibn Battuta makes the pilgrimage to Mecca and travels to Baghdad -- Ibn Battuta's travels in Cairo, Damascus, and Jerusalem -- Ibn Battuta's travels to Mali -- Surrender treaty of the kingdom of Granada -- Ottoman endurance and collapse -- Treaty of Kuchuk Kainardji -- Battle of Navarino -- Firman of appointment of Muhammad Ali as Pasha of Egypt -- Proposal for the establishment of a native army in Algeria -- Letter threatening military reprisals by French on Moroccan pirates -- The conclusion of the Russo-Turkish War of 1877-78 -- The Mahdi uprising -- The death of General Gordon of Khartoum -- Theodor Herzl on the Jewish state -- The battle of Omdurman -- Samori Ture captured -- The D'Arcy oil concession -- Proclamation of the young Turks -- Hussein-McMahon correspondence -- Sykes-Picot agreement -- Balfour declaration -- Resolution of the General Syrian Congress -- Palestine mandate
  • Volume 2. Twentieth-century troubles -- White paper of 1939 -- Charter of the Arab League -- Truman statement on immigration into Palestine -- Truman Doctrine speech -- Declaration of the establishment of the state of Israel -- Proclamation of the Algerian National Liberation Front -- CIA summary of the overthrow of Premier Moassadeq of Iran -- Baghdad pact -- Gamal Abdel Nasser on the nationalization of the Suez Canal -- The Eisenhower Doctrine -- U.N. Security Council Resolution 242 on the Arab-Israeli conflict -- Palestinian national charter -- Camp David accords -- Ayatollah Khomeini on the "The Great Satan" -- Egypt-Israel peace treaty -- Documents relating to the Soviet invasion of Afghanistan -- Oslo accords (Oslo I and Oslo II) -- Recent realities -- George W. Bush's address to the nation on military operations in Iraq -- Declaration of Abu Musab al-Zarqawi at the execution of Nicholas Berg -- U.N. Security Council Resolution 1973 on Libya -- U.N. report on the alleged use of chemical weapons in the Ghouta area of Damascus on 21 August 2013 -- Hassan Rouhani's address before the U.N. General Assembly -- Remarks by Abdullah II of Jordan before the U.N. General Assembly -- Benjamin Netanyahu: Speech before the U.N. General Assembly -- Gaza- Ten Years later -- Statement by President Donald Trump on Jerusalem
Control code
on1031870117
Dimensions
26 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
2 volumes
Isbn
9781682177020
Lccn
2017279886
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
99977447002
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)1031870117

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