Iran and the Shia (Understanding Iran)

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From London... ...hort period of ‘peace’ where tensions were rising. S. government sought to do new kinds of business with them, by arming them and positioning them as surrogates for American interests and power. However, the defeat of these nations during the war led to the dismemberment of the Ottoman Empire. Jesus is believed to have been born in Nazareth, which is located in what is now the northern region of Israel, and indeed early Christianity traces its origins back to the Middle East.

Pages: 80

Publisher: Rosen Pub Group; 1 edition (September 2009)

ISBN: 1435852826

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