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In The Levant

Charles Dudley Warner

In The Levant

by Charles Dudley Warner

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Published by Gorgias Pr Llc .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Travel,
  • Middle East - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages692
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9659251M
    ISBN 101593332653
    ISBN 109781593332655

      Levant is a book of cities. It describes three former centers of great wealth, pleasure, and freedom—Smyrna, Alexandria, and Beirut—cities of the Levant region along the eastern coast of the Mediterranean. In these key ports at the crossroads of East and West, against all expectations, cosmopolitanism and nationalism flourished simultaneously.5/5(1). The Levant was a region in Lyra's world. A book called A Phrase-Book for the Levant (edited by James Verity and published by Smith and Strange Ltd) was about phrases spoken in this area. A map of the Levant and the Ottoman Empire was featured on Globetrotter's list of maps. The S.S. Zenobia went on a day cruise around the Levant. The book The Silk Road, which Hannah World: Lyra's world.

    The Alawis of Syria: War, Faith and Politics in the Levant and millions of other books are available for Amazon Kindle. Learn more. Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App.3/5(1). The Levant is the large area in Southwest Asia, south of the Taurus Mountains, bounded by the Mediterranean Sea in the west, the Arabian Desert in the south, and Mesopotamia in the east. It stretches miles north to south from the Taurus Mountains to the Sinai desert, and 70 to miles east to west between the sea and the Arabian desert. The term is also sometimes used .

      By tightly defining the term 'dolmen' itself, this book brings these mysterious monuments into sharper focus. Drawing on historical, archaeological and geological sources, it is shown that dolmens in the Levant mostly concentrate in the eastern escarpment of the Jordan Rift Valley, and in the Galilean by: 2. The Muslim conquest of the Levant (Arabic: اَلْـفَـتْـحُ الْإٍسْـلَامِيُّ لِـلـشَّـامِ ‎, Al-Faṫṫḥul-Islāmiyyuash-Shām), also known as the Arab conquest of the Levant (Arabic: اَلْـفَـتْـحُ الْـعَـرَبِيُّ لِـلـشَّـامِ ‎, Al-Faṫṫḥul-ʿArabiyyu Lish-Shām), occurred in Location: Levant (modern Palestine, Israel, Syria, .


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Levant is a book of cities. It describes three former centers of great wealth, pleasure, and freedom—Smyrna, Alexandria, and Beirut—cities of the Levant region along the eastern coast of the Mediterranean.

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This book an EXACT reproduction of the original book published before This IS NOT an OCR?d book with strange charactersAuthor: C. Newton. This book is one of the great additions to the Levant section in any scholarly library.

It is well researched and very well illustrated. This reviewer is impressed by the rigour and the excellence of the research that went into this work.5/5(5). Through focusing on the unintended by-products of New England Puritanism as a cultural transplant in the Levant, this book explores the socio-historical forces which account for the failure of early envoys attempts to convert In The Levant book native, population.2/5.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Warner, Charles Dudley, In the Levant. Boston: J.R. Osgood and Co., (OCoLC) Material Type. This book is a nice resource on the history of the Levant. It's a quick ready but tightly packed with a lot of information.

Unfortunately, it already needs an additional chapter on the region's development over the last 8 to 10 years/5. Buy Levant: Splendour and Catastrophe on the Mediterranean by Mansel, Philip (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

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Boston: Houghton. The Natufian Culture in the Levant. This large volume presents virtually all aspects of the Epipalaeolithic Natufian culture in a series of chapters that cover recent results of field work, analyses of materials and sites, and synthetic or interpretive overviews of various aspects of this important prehistoric culture.5/5(3).

‎The Levant bookstore • مكتبة ليفانت‎, Hayy Al Mansur, Baghdad, Iraq. K likes. ‎مكتبة ذا ليفانت هي المكتبة الترفيهية الاولى من نوعها في العراق يتوفر لدينا (روايات عربية وانكليزية - سياسة - علوم - /5(). Memoirs of an Amnesiac Hardcover – by Oscar Levant.

Witty, acerbic, and often self-deprecating, the book casually drops scores of famous names such as Levant's good friend George Gershwin, Arturo Toscanini, Otto Klemperer, William Faulkner, Harpo Marx, Irving Berlin, and Joseph P.

Kennedy/5(30). Book Description When Western explorers first encountered dolmens in the Levant, they thought they had discovered the origins of a megalithic phenomenon that spread as far as the Atlantic coast. The unification of Egypt and Syria by Saladin gradually changed the balance of power, which slowly begun to tilt in favour of the Muslims.

This book examines the development and role of Muslim fortresses in the Levant at the time of the Crusaders and the Mongol invasion, situating the study within a broad historical, political and military by: 1.

The three books which make up The Levant Trilogy are The Danger Tree, The Battle Lost and Won, and The Sum of Things. These novels follow on from Oliva Mannings, The Balkan Trilogy, in which we first met young married couple, Guy and Harriet Pringle/5. Levant, (from the French lever, “to rise,” as in sunrise, meaning the east), historically, the countries along the eastern Mediterranean shores.

Common use of the term is associated with Venetian and other trading ventures and the establishment of commerce with cities such as Tyre and Sidon as a result of the was applied to the coastlands of Asia Minor and Syria.

The Levant (/ l ə ˈ v æ n t /) is an approximate historical geographical term referring to a large area in the Eastern Mediterranean region of Western its narrowest sense, it is equivalent to the historical region of Syria, which included present-day Syria, Lebanon, Jordan, Israel, Palestine and most of Turkey south-east of the middle its widest historical sense, Languages: Levantine Arabic, Hebrew, Aramaic.

Levant is a book of cities. It describes three former centers of great wealth, pleasure, and freedomSmyrna, Alexandria, and Beirutcities of the Levant region along the eastern coast of the Mediterranean.

In these key ports at the crossroads of East and West, against all expectations, cosmopolitanism and nationalism flourished simultaneously/5. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Warner, Charles Dudley, In the Levant. Boston: Houghton, Mifflin & Co., [©] (OCoLC)Genre/Form: Pictorial cloth bindings (Binding) Additional Physical Format: Online version: Warner, Charles Dudley, In the Levant.

(OCoLC)  Levant is a book of cities. It describes three former centers of great wealth, pleasure, and freedom—Smyrna, Alexandria, and Beirut—cities of the Levant region along the eastern coast of the Mediterranean. In these key ports at the crossroads of East and West, against all expectations, cosmopolitanism and nationalism flourished simultaneously.