A Concise History of the Middle East

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Table of contents

Table of contents

  • Title Page iii
  • Contents v
  • Illustrations xi
  • Preface xiii
  • One - Introduction 1
  • Conclusion 9
  • Two - The Middle East Before Muhammad 12
  • Conclusion 22
  • Three - The Prophet of Mecca 24
  • Four - What is Islam? 36
  • Conclusion 42
  • Five - The Early Arab Conquests 44
  • Conclusion 58
  • Six - The High Caliphate 59
  • Conclusion 71
  • Seven - Shi'Is and Turks, Crusaders and Mongols 72
  • Conclusion 88
  • Eight - Islamic Civilization 89
  • Conclusion 106
  • Nine - Firearms, Slaves, and Empires 107
  • Condusion 131
  • Ten - European Interests and Imperialism 133
  • Conclusion 141
  • Eleven - Westernizing Reform in the Nineteenth Century 143
  • Twelve - The Rise of Nationalism 157
  • Conclusion 171
  • Thirteen - The Roots of Arab Bitterness 173
  • Conclusion and Summary 188
  • Fourteen - Modernizing Rulers in the Independent States 190
  • Conclusion 212
  • Fifteen - Egypt's Struggle for Independence 214
  • Sixteen - The Contest for Palestine 230
  • Conclusion 248
  • Seventeen - Israel's Rebirth and the Rise of Arab Nationalism 249
  • Conclusion 280
  • Eighteen - War and the Quest for Peace 282
  • Conclusion 314
  • Nineteen - The Reassertion of Islamic Power 316
  • Twenty - The Gulf War and the Peace Process 343
  • Chronology 363
  • Glossary 375
  • Bibliographic Essay 405
  • Index 429
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