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The Resource House of Many Mansions, A : History of Lebanon Reconsidered

House of Many Mansions, A : History of Lebanon Reconsidered

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House of Many Mansions, A : History of Lebanon Reconsidered
Title
House of Many Mansions, A
Title remainder
History of Lebanon Reconsidered
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Today Lebanon is one of the world's most divided countries. But paradoxically the faction-ridden Lebanese, both Christians and Muslims, have never shown a keener consciousness of common identity. In this outstanding book a famous Lebanese historian examines in the light of modern scholarship the historical myths on which his country's warring communities have based their conflicting visions of the Lebanese nation._x000D__x000D_In the course of his extremely lively exposition, Salibi offers a major reinterpretation of Lebanese history, and provides remarkable insights into the synamic of Leba
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Cataloging source
EBLCP
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Salibi, Kamal S
Dewey number
956.92
Index
no index present
LC call number
DS80.9 .H384 1988
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Lebanon
  • Geography
Label
House of Many Mansions, A : History of Lebanon Reconsidered
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgements; Introduction; 1 How it all began; 2 The confidence game; 3 Talking geography; 4 Rose among the thorns; 5 The Maronite record; 6 The imagined principality; 7 The mountain refuge; 8 Ottoman Lebanon: how unique?; 9 Phoenicia resurrected; 10 Trial and error; 11 The war over Lebanese history; 12 A house of many mansions; Selected Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn855968955
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (255 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780857713353
Isbn Type
(ebk)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
Label
House of Many Mansions, A : History of Lebanon Reconsidered
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgements; Introduction; 1 How it all began; 2 The confidence game; 3 Talking geography; 4 Rose among the thorns; 5 The Maronite record; 6 The imagined principality; 7 The mountain refuge; 8 Ottoman Lebanon: how unique?; 9 Phoenicia resurrected; 10 Trial and error; 11 The war over Lebanese history; 12 A house of many mansions; Selected Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn855968955
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (255 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780857713353
Isbn Type
(ebk)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote

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