Fragile Nation, Shattered Land: The Modern History of Syria

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Author: James A. Reilly
Publisher: Lynne Rienner Publishers
Genre: History
Pages: 258
Language: english
Year: 2018
ISBN 10: 1626377499
ISBN 13: 9781626377493
Series: Unknown
Edition: Unknown
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How did the lands that are today Syria survive the vicissitudes of centuries of Ottoman, Egyptian, and French rule, only to stand in ruins today, shattered by a brutal civil war? To provide answers, James Reilly traces five centuries of...