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Archaeological History Of The Ancient Middle East

by Jack Finegan

<p>The purpose of this book is to give a connected account of what happened in the ancient Middle East, primarily on the basis of the records and monuments that have been recovered through the work of modem archaeology. The Middle East is ...

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Arda¯ Wira¯z Na¯mag

The Iranian 'Divina Commedia'

by Fereydun Vahman

<p><em>Arda¯ Wira¯z Na¯mag</em> or the Book of the Righteous Wira¯z is an outstanding example of Iranian apocalyptic literature. It is in the Middle Persian (Pahlavi) language and was written probably during the later period of the Sasanian ...

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Armed Forces, Conflict, And Change In Africa

by Henry S. Bienen

<p>Nigeria has not evolved political formulas that explicitly allow religion or religious authorities to define legitimacy. There have, however, been struggles carried out in religious terms over constitutional mechanisms for adjudicating ...

ISBN: 9780429718731

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Armenia and Imperial Decline

The Yerevan Province, 1900-1914

by George Bournoutian

<p>This book seeks, for the first time, to examine the demography and the social and economic conditions in the Yerevan Province during the first decade of the twentieth century, before the great changes that occurred during World War I and the ...

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Armenians And The Iranian Constitutional Revolution Of 1905-1911

The Love For Freedom Has No Fatherland

by Houri Berberian

<p>Drawing upon original sources, this study provides the most comprehensive treatment to date of the issue of Armenian politicization and participation in the Iranian Constitutional Revolution (1905-1911). Houri Berberian traces the political, ...

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Arming Asia

Technonationalism and its Impact on Local Defense Industries

by Richard Bitzinger

<p>Bitzinger examines the phenomenon of attempted self-reliance in arms production within Asia, and assesses the extent of success in balancing this independence with the growing requirements of next-generation weapons systems. He analyzes ...

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Arms Control And The New Middle East Security Environment

by Shai Feldman

<p>This volume incorporates the talks delivered at a conference on 11 Arms Control and the New Middle East Security Environment, 11 held in Ginosar (Israel) in January 1992. The conference was organized within the framework of the Project on ...

ISBN: 9780429710858

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Arms Production In Japan

The Military Applications Of Civilian Technology

by Reinhard Drifte

<p>Although Japan's arms industry is still relatively small, significant political, economic, and technological developments indicate its growing importance and pave the way for Japan's increasing involvement in arms production. In this ...

ISBN: 9780429712333

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Arts of West Africa

(Excluding Music)

by Michael E. Sadler

<p>Originally published in 1935, the aim of this book was to introduce the European to the art of West Africa. Many of the examples (extensively illustrated with black and white photos are from the regions between Senegal and Angola, primarily ...

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Asia Pacific Confidence And Security Building Measures

by Ralph A. Cossa

<p>This book provides a summation of many of the key points and insights that emerged during the first meeting of the Council for Security Cooperation in the Asia Pacific Confidence and Security Building Measures Working Group in Washington, ...

ISBN: 9780429717383

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Asia's Environmental Crisis

by Michael C. Howard

<p>This book focuses on the political economy of the environment in Asia, examining the economic and political forces that have generated the problems, the political efforts to find solutions, and the economic and political contexts of proposed ...

ISBN: 9780429715914

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Asian Law in Disasters

Toward a Human-Centered Recovery

by Yuka KANEKO, Katsumi MATSUOKA & Toshihisa TOYODA

<p>This book is a critical analysis of several of the most disaster-prone regions in Asia. Its unique focus is on the legal issues in the phase of disaster recovery, the most lengthy and difficult stage of disaster response that follows the ...

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Asian Worlds in Latin America

by Stefania Paladini

<p>There has been increasing Asian interest in Latin America in recent years, beginning with Japanese investment in the 1980s, and continuing into the present decade when there is growing investment by China. This book examines the nature and ...

ISBN: 9781317333821

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Asians and the New Multiculturalism in Aotearoa New Zealand

by Gautam Ghosh & Jacqueline Leckie

<p><em>Asians and the New Multiculturalism in Aotearoa New Zealand</em> presents thought-provoking new research on New Zealand's fastest-growing demographic: the geographically, nationally, and historically diverse Asian communities. This ...

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At Home in the Hills: Sense of Place in the Scottish Borders

by Gray, John

<p> To most outsiders, the hills of the Scottish Borders are a bleak and foreboding space - usually made to represent the stigmatized Other, <i>Ad Finis</i>, by the centers of power in Edinburgh, London, and Brussels. At a time when ...

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Atchafalaya Houseboat: My Years in the Louisiana Swamp

by Roland, Gwen

<P>In the early 1970s, two idealistic young people -- Gwen Carpenter Roland and Calvin Voisin -- decided to leave civilization and re-create the vanished simple life of their great-grandparents in the heart of Louisiana's million-acre ...

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Awhad al-Din Kirmani and the Controversy of the Sufi Gaze

by Lloyd Ridgeon

<p>Aw?ad al-Din Kirmani (d. 1238) was one of the greatest and most colourful Persian Sufis of the medieval period; he was celebrated in his own lifetime by a large number of like-minded followers and other Sufi masters. And yet his form of ...

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B/ordering Space

by Henk van Houtum

<p>In the wake of globalization, numerous social scientists are turning to concepts of mobility, fluidity and hybridity to characterize a presumed de-territorialization and de-bordering of contemporary social and economic relations. This book ...

ISBN: 9781351956086

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Baghdad During the Abbasid Caliphate

From Contemporary Arabic and Persian Sources

by G. Le Strange

<p>The history of Baghdad as a metropolis coincides with the history of the rise and fall of the Abbasid Caliphs. In this volume, first published in 1900 and written by a recognized authority in the field, the history of the city and of the ...

ISBN: 9781351625340

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Bahrain

The Modernization Of Autocracy

by Fred H. Lawson

<p>First published in 1989. Bahrain is at the same time unique among the Arab oil-producing Gulf states and indicative of future developments in these emirates. Its uniqueness lies in the social, political, and economic structures of the ...

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