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50 facts about the Middle East.

50 facts about the Middle East.

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Published by British Information Services in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Middle East.,
  • Orient.

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsGreat Britain. British Information Services
    The Physical Object
    Pagination31 p. illus., port., map.
    Number of Pages31
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15073304M

    Middle Eastern music, music of the Arabic-, Turkish-, and Persian-speaking e three major languages and associated cultural differences, the music can be seen as a single great tradition because of the unifying element of fact that Islam has historically found music problematic has resulted in relatively little religious ceremonial music, but it has not held back secular. United Arab Emirates [1] Basic Data Official Country Name: United Arab Emirates Region: Middle East [2] Population: 2,, Language(s): Arabic, Persian, English, Hindi [3], Urdu Literacy Rate: % Compulsory Schooling: 6 years Public Expenditure on E.

    File Photo. Neversink Pit, one of Alabama's most unusual natural wonders, is a cross between a sinkhole and a cave. A waterfall drops from the foot-wide opening to the bottom of the cave.   The Middle East just suffered its worst drought in years. stands out as about 50 percent drier than the driest period in the past years, and 10 to 20 percent drier than the worst.

      In the 14th century a Muslim historian named Ibn Khaldun wrote about the pattern of history. Farmers would build irrigation systems supporting villages .   For many Christians in the Middle East, a Shia alliance offers a hope of survival, however slim. Ghaddar, an independent Shia, says that it is uncertain how these tenuous allegiances will play out.


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