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starters to learn about the region and its faiths culture from the nd of latest to learn about the region and its faiths culture from the All Roads Lead Home end of latest Age around 10000 BC to beginning of 2000 s At first glance this appears to be just a coffee table book It s a National Geographic book of course In fact it gives anxcellent overview of the history cultures and religions of the Middle East specially in how past developments have laid the foundation for the current issues facing the regio. Ts The book's second section is devoted to the Middle East's three great faiths xamining in depth the impact of Muslim Jewish and Christian beliefs on history and daily life in the Middle East Filled with photographs and maps that contribute to a visual understanding of the subject Cradle Crucible is a timely guide to this complex normously important area of the wor. .
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So much of the world is affected by the happenings in this particular corner of the world that I wanted some way to get a I xcellent overview of a complicated region Very mind The Mephisto Threat (Paul Tallis expanding book It s funny I went to church for 18 years and that wholexperience never made me realize the ties that bind the Big Three as much as this book did It really gave me a feeling of connectedness with those who I would otherwise have felt somewhat distant and removed fromAnd oh yeah this book also taugh Great
BOOK THE FIRST HALF OF THEThe first half of the chronicles the histo. Through photographs maps and the writings of highly respected authors such as David Fromkin Zahi Hawass Sandra Mackey and Milton Viorst Cradle Crucible details the historical political cultural and religious forces
That Have Shaped The Region And Unravelshave shaped the region and unravels readers the nigma that is the Middle East Beginning with the prehistoric civilizations of the fertile crescen. Ry of the Middle East from ancient to modern times The last half deals with the religious history and faith of Judaism Islam and Christianity in the Middle East It is a book that is thought to be one of these simple introduction books with very main headlines Although it is in that manner the coverage of a very
COMPLEX AND LONG HISTORY IS SUCCESSFULand long history is successful satisfactory It may not be the one for the xperts or for the ones who have deep knowledge however a very good start to learn and understand Middle East or West Asia Even the reason for calling the. T and continuing through the conflicts of the 20th and 21st centuries the first section of the book distills the Middle East's sweeping often turbulent history From the Hittites to Alexander the Great from the Romans to the Crusaders from the Ottomans to
the imperialists the middle ast's rich tapestry ofImperialists the Middle East's rich tapestry of and identities is described with new critical insigh. .