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The Middle East: Past and Present: Home

Resources for exploring the history of the Middle East.

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Subject Headings

Middle East
Middle East Antiquities
Middle East Archaeology and History
Middle East Art
Middle East Biography
Middle East Christianity
Middle East Church History
Middle East Israel and Foreign Relations
Middle East Learning and Scholarship

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While the Middle East faces unprecedented social, economic and religious changes, this very region of the world is where the history of human civilization first began.   

Scope of this Guide:

The purpose of this research guide is to focus on the history of the greater Middle East which include nations of the:

  • Arabian Peninsula:  i.e. Saudi Arabia, Oman, Qatar
  • Fertile Crescent: i.e. Israel, Jordan, Lebanon
  • North Africa: i.e. Egypt, Libya



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