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Syria, the land of Lebanon.

Leary, Lewis Gaston

Syria, the land of Lebanon.

by Leary, Lewis Gaston

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Published by McBride, Nast in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Syria -- Description and travel.

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS94 L4 1914
    The Physical Object
    Pagination7;225p.
    Number of Pages225
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16398258M

    Home > Book Lists > International > Syria & Lebanon. SYRIA & LEBANON. Syria's History The Syrian Civil War Twentieth Century to the Present Byzantine to Ottoman Empires Ancient History Syria's Art, Literature, and Language Syria's Regional & International Relations Syrian Occupation and Influence in Lebanon Lebanon's History General. The Six-Day War ()--In a rapid pre-emptive attack, Israel crushed the military forces of Egypt, Jordan and Syria and seized large amounts of land from each. Iraq also participated in the fighting on the Arab side. This war resulted in Israeli occupation of Syria's Golan Heights region, which continues to the present.. The Yom Kippur (Ramadan) War ()--In a surprise attack .

    The Syrian occupation of Lebanon (Arabic: الاحتلال السوري للبنان ‎, French: Occupation syrienne du Liban) began in , during the Lebanese Civil War, and ended in following the assassination of former Lebanese Prime Minister Rafic Hariri.. In January , a Syrian proposal to restore the limits to the Palestinian guerrilla presence in Lebanon, which had been . Götz Nordbruch’s detailed and deeply analytic book contradicts any assumption of a monolithic approval or rejection of Fascism and Nazism on the Mediterranean’s Eastern shores.

    Lebanon is a mostly mountainous country, east and west, separated by the fertile Bekaa Valley. A narrow coastal strip of land fronts the Mediterranean Sea.. The Lebanon Mountains are central and west, while the Anti-Lebanon Mountains stretch across its eastern border with Syria.. The highest point of Lebanon is Qurnat as Sawda' which peaks at 10, ft. (3, m).Author: John Moen.   There are currently s Syrian troops in Lebanon, and Hezbollah--a militant Shiite group supported by Syria and Iran--has long operated in southern Lebanon. The United States has.


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Excerpt from Syria: The Land of Lebanon Although Syria possesses a rare natural beauty and boasts a wealth of historic and religious interest, its fame has been so overshadowed by that of the neighboring Land of Israel that most travelers are content to take the easy railway journey to Baalbek and Damascus, and know nothing of the wild moun tain valleys and snow-capped 5/5(1).

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Die Reihe Beiruter Texte und Studi Ratings: 0. Although Syria possesses a rare natural beauty and boasts a wealth of historic and religious interest, its fame has been so overshadowed by that of the neighboring Land of Israel that most travelers are content to take the easy railway journey to Baalbek and Damascus, and know nothing of the wild mountain valleys and snow-capped summits of Lebanon.

Syria, the Land of Lebanon/Chapter I should like to write a book about the men and women of many races and many ecclesiastical affiliations whose lives are bringing a varied savor and moral asepsis to the land of Syria.

It would contain tales of thrilling romance and brave adventure and a surprising number of humorous anecdotes, besides. Hourani was born the son of immigrants from South Lebanon.

He studied Philosophy, Politics, Economics and History (with an emphasis on international relations)at the Magdalen College in Oxford. He graduated first in his class in During 5/5(1). Additional Physical Format: Online version: Leary, Lewis Gaston, Syria.

New York, McBride, Nast & company, (OCoLC) Document Type. Syria, the Land of Lebanon/Chapter 6. TO appreciate truly the significance of Damascus, one should approach it from the east, across the thirsty wilderness which stretches between the Euphrates and the Syrian mountains.

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J UST half-way along the ancient caravan route which runs northeast from Damascus to the Euphrates River are the ruins of one of the most remarkable cities of history; for here, in the midst of the desert, Palmyra attained a wonderful degree of wealth and culture, and a military power which for a time rivaled that of Rome itself.

The road thither is nearly always in. Anti-Lebanon and most of Hollow Syria lie within the Vilayet of esh-Shâm, or "Syria." This important province, whose capital is Damascus, takes in all the arable land east of the Jordan as far as the southern end of the Dead Sea.

French rule over Syria and Lebanon was premised on a vision of a special French protectorate established through centuries of cultural activity: archaeological, educational and charitable. Initial French methods of organising and supervising cultural.

This emphatically is not a book about the territory now constituting Syria but about an era when the terms Lebanon and Syria were used in a politically incorrect inept way even by the foreign powers dominating the region. Leary's son, Lewis Gaston Leary Jr.

() carried on the family literary tradition and was the William Rand Kenan Professor English at the University of. Healthy Syrian and Lebanese Cooking is an excellent, user-friendly cookbook, chock full of healthy,traditional recipes from Syria and Lebanon. Unquestionably some of the best soul food in the world.

Helen Corey does extensive research prior to having her books published, and the background information contained in 5/5(6). Funeral procession of the patriarch A summer camp in Lebanon.

The Cedar Mountain. Source of the Kadisha River. The oldest Cedar of Lebanon Baalbek — the six great colunms Baalbek — the stone in the quarry Hama — the Orontes River Maps and Plans The railway from Beirut to Damascus Cross-section of Syria.

Syria: The Fall of the House of Assad is by turns quite fascinating. It begins with a discussion of al-Assad's first years in office, the Damascus Spring and the increasing international pressure following 9/11 and the assassination of former Prime Minister of Lebanon, Rafic Hariri/5.

COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle .Neighboring Syria has historically influenced Lebanon's foreign policy and internal policies, and its military occupied Lebanon from until The Lebanon-based Hizballah militia and Israel continued attacks and counterattacks against each other after Syria's withdrawal, and fought a brief war in Syria united with Egypt in February to form the United Arab Republic.

In Septemberthe two entities separated, and the Syrian Arab Republic was reestablished. In the Arab-Israeli War, Syria lost the Golan Heights region to Israel. During the s, Syria and Israel held occasional, albeit unsuccessful, peace talks over its return.