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Davenport, John, 1960-
A brief political and geographic history of the Middle East : where are-- Persia, Babylon, and the Ottoman Empire / John Davenport
Alternate Title Middle East
Hockessin, Del. : Mitchell Lane Publishers, c2008
book jacket
Location Call Number Status
 SOE Curriuclum Lab, Rm 267  CL j956 DAV    AVAILABLE
Subject Middle East -- History -- Juvenile literature
Middle East -- Historical geography -- Juvenile literature
Physical Description 111 p. : ill. (some col.), col. maps ; 25 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 104-107) and index
Contents The plain of Gaugamela, 331 BCE -- Mesopotamia of old -- Mighty Assyria -- Chaldeans and Achaemenids -- Alexander's empire and beyond -- The borderland of empire -- East vs. West -- Holy warriors--an Islamic Middle East -- Allah's empire--the Ottoman Turks
Summary With the help of roadmaps to identify and locate places that no longer exist on a present-day world map, presents the Middle East's historical progression through time, showing its evolution to the present day
Series SOE Curriculum Lab
Places in time (Mitchell Lane Publishers)

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