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Published: 15 August 2017

288 Pages | 120

5.4x8.4 inches

ISBN: 9781849047968

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The Near East

A Cultural History

Arthur Cotterell

A Hurst Publication

  • There are surprisingly few general interest histories of this geopolitically important region
  • Cotterell's book is a timely reminder of how historical events shape the outlooks of various peoples
  • A prolific historian and author, Arthur Cotterell's previous books include the Penguin Encyclopedia of Ancient Civilizations, the Penguin Encyclopedia of Classical Civilizations and Chariot: The Astounding Rise and Fall of the World's First War Machine