Arabs and the Middle East.

by F. R. C. Bagley

Publisher: Canadian Institute of International Affairs in [Toronto]

Written in English
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    • Arabs.,
    • Middle East -- Politics and government.
    • Edition Notes

      SeriesBehind the headlines,, v. 16, no. 1
      LC ClassificationsF1034 .B4 vol. 16, no. 1
      The Physical Object
      Pagination20 p.
      Number of Pages20
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6196137M
      LC Control Number56003776

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From inside the book What people are saying - Write a review. The history of the Arabs begins in the mid-ninth century BC, which is the earliest known attestation of the Old Arabic language. The Arabs appear to have been under the vassalage of the Neo-Assyrian Empire; they went from the Arabian Peninsula to Mauritania.

Arab tribes, most notably the Ghassanids and Lakhmids, begin to appear in the southern Syrian Desert from the mid-third century CE onward.

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