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Published by Progress Publishers in Moscow .
Written in English



  • Arab countries


  • Arab countries -- History -- 1798-

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Edition Notes

Statement[by] V. Lutsky. [Translated from the Russian by Lika Nasser]
ContributionsInstitut narodov Azii (Akademii͡a nauk SSSR)
LC ClassificationsDS62.4 .L8713
The Physical Object
Pagination422 p., 2 l. of maps.
Number of Pages422
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5384131M
LC Control Number72485278

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Modern History of the Arab Countries by the prominent Arabist Vladimir Borisovich Lutsky (), one of the Soviet Union’s leading specialists in modern Arab history, was published after the author’s death. His book is the first attempt in Russian or Soviet literature to write a systematic history of the Arabs in modern times. I chose this book because I think the weight of history and the historical context is really important. There have been a number of general histories of the Arab world. What Eugene Rogan does in this book is to provide a very well written, comprehensive and general history of the Arab world in modern times. History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Lut︠s︡kiĭ, V.B. Modern history of the Arab countries. Moscow, Progress Publishers [] (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: V B Lut︠s︡kiĭ; Institut narodov Azii (Akademii︠a︡ nauk SSSR). A thorough and decently readable history of the Arab culture. I would call this a "modern" history as it starts in what most would consider modern history, however that was all OK with me. The last third of the book is heavily based around the Arab/Israeli conflict, perhaps rightly, but that should be known to prospective by:

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