Egypt, from Alexander the Great to the Arab Conquest: A Study in the Diffusion and Decay of Hellenism

Product DescriptionThis is primarily a study in the diffusion and decay of Hellenism in its Egyptian environment; the interaction of Hellenic and Egyptian characteristics, and the gradual weakening and decay of the Hellenic element. Egypt, from Alexander the Great to the Arab Conquest: A Study in the Diffusion and Decay of Hellenism

The United Arab Emirates: A Study In Survival

Product DescriptionThe United Arab Emirates has remained a mainstay of stability in an increasingly volatile Middle East, managing to maintain a traditional polity despite the impact of rapid modernization and globalization. This in-depth study explores the many contradictions that characterize the UAE and its position within the international system. Davidson first provides a detailed historical…