TITLE

Cradle of Civilisations

PUB. DATE
December 1996
SOURCE
Middle East;Dec96, Issue 262, p38
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the history of Syria with emphasis on the claims that it is the cradle of civilizations as written in the book `Syria Cradle of Civilisations'. Origin of the country's name; Changes in territory size; Rise of empires; Conquest by the Assyrians; Commerce in modern Syria; Centers of commerce.
ACCESSION #
9704290825

 

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