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The Levant

William W. Harris

The Levant

a fractured mosaic

by William W. Harris

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Published by Markus Wiener Publishers in Princeton, NJ .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Middle East -- History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 208-214) and index.

    StatementWilliam W. Harris.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS62 .H37 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 220 p. :
    Number of Pages220
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23158527M
    ISBN 109781558764507, 9781558764514
    LC Control Number2007038205

    The Levant: History and Archaeology in the Eastern Mediterranean (Book) Book Details. ISBN. By purchasing books through this website, you support our non-profit organization. Ancient History Encyclopedia receives a small commission for each book sold through our affiliate partners. Levant, (from the French lever, “to rise,” as in sunrise, meaning the east), historically, the countries along the eastern Mediterranean shores. Common use of the term is associated with Venetian and other trading ventures and the establishment of commerce with cities such as Tyre and Sidon as a result of the was applied to the coastlands of Asia Minor and Syria, .

    Cambridge Core - Prehistory - Quaternary of the Levant - edited by Yehouda Enzel. The Levant is a term in geography that refers to an area in the Middle East which includes the historic areas of Lebanon, Palestine, Israel and Syria.. The Levant is bounded by the Taurus Mountains to the north, the Mediterranean Sea to the west, the northern Arabian Desert to the south and Upper Mesopotamia to the east.. The word "Levant" entered the English language .

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