Turning Points in Middle Eastern History(The Great Courses: Civilization & Culture 8340) - Eamonn Gearon

Turning Points in Middle Eastern History(The Great Courses: Civilization & Culture 8340)

Eamonn Gearon

Book Summary

The Middle East is a critically important area of our world. And, with its current prominence in international affairs, media images of the Middle East reach us on a daily basis. Much media coverage, however, is incomplete at best, failing to take account of either the complexities or the historical background of this pivotal region. For most of us, the real story of the M