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The Resource Middle East patterns : places, peoples, and politics, Colbert C. Held and John Thomas Cummings ; cartography by John V. Cotter, (electronic resource)

Middle East patterns : places, peoples, and politics, Colbert C. Held and John Thomas Cummings ; cartography by John V. Cotter, (electronic resource)

Label
Middle East patterns : places, peoples, and politics
Title
Middle East patterns
Title remainder
places, peoples, and politics
Statement of responsibility
Colbert C. Held and John Thomas Cummings ; cartography by John V. Cotter
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Thoroughly revised and updated, this comprehensive general geography of the Middle East is critical reading for all students of the region's geography, regional history, politics, comparative governments, and development economics
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Held, Colbert C
Dewey number
915.6
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Cummings, John Thomas
  • Cotter, John V
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Middle East
  • Middle East
  • Middle East
  • Middle East
Label
Middle East patterns : places, peoples, and politics, Colbert C. Held and John Thomas Cummings ; cartography by John V. Cotter, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
pt. 1. Physical and cultural geography -- Tricontinental junction: an introduction -- The face of the Earth -- Patterns of time: historical-geographical foundations -- Patterns of peoples, cultures, and settlements -- The desert and the sown: land use -- Riches beneath the earth -- Manufacturing and transportation -- The Earth and the state: geopolitics -- pt. 2. Regional geography -- Syria: Middle East heartland -- Lebanon and Cyprus: a mountain and an island -- Jordan: the land beyond and between -- Israel, Palestine and the disputed territories -- Iraq: modern Mesopotamia -- Saudi Arabia: development in the desert -- The Gulf and its oil states -- Oman and Yemen: the southern fringe -- Egypt: a river and a people -- Turkey: bridgeland in Anatolia -- Iran: complex republic on the plateau -- Glossary -- Geological time chart
Control code
ocn701205917
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
5th ed
Extent
1 online resource (xxiii, 659 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813391847
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other control number
9786612945533
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)701205917
Label
Middle East patterns : places, peoples, and politics, Colbert C. Held and John Thomas Cummings ; cartography by John V. Cotter, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
pt. 1. Physical and cultural geography -- Tricontinental junction: an introduction -- The face of the Earth -- Patterns of time: historical-geographical foundations -- Patterns of peoples, cultures, and settlements -- The desert and the sown: land use -- Riches beneath the earth -- Manufacturing and transportation -- The Earth and the state: geopolitics -- pt. 2. Regional geography -- Syria: Middle East heartland -- Lebanon and Cyprus: a mountain and an island -- Jordan: the land beyond and between -- Israel, Palestine and the disputed territories -- Iraq: modern Mesopotamia -- Saudi Arabia: development in the desert -- The Gulf and its oil states -- Oman and Yemen: the southern fringe -- Egypt: a river and a people -- Turkey: bridgeland in Anatolia -- Iran: complex republic on the plateau -- Glossary -- Geological time chart
Control code
ocn701205917
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
5th ed
Extent
1 online resource (xxiii, 659 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813391847
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other control number
9786612945533
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)701205917

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