Syria:A Short History




      Syria:A Short History
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Philip K Hitti 1886 1978 a lebanese Historian who had Helped in Bringing Arabic Studies to US.Category Great Scholars and TeachersYear At AUB 1908Education AUB, BA 1908 Columbia University, PhDPhilip Hitti was born in the village of Shemlan in 1886 He graduated from the American University of Beirut with first honors in 1908, teaching there for several years as the University s first Lebanese professor He departed for the US, where he studied at Columbia, becoming the first Lebanese, and the first native born Arab speaker, to receive a PhD in the US in 1915 In 1926 he moved to Princeton, founding the first program of Middle Eastern Studies in the US, which he chaired until his retirement in 1954 Under Hitti s leadership Princeton became the premier center for Islamic studies in the West and was one of the pioneers of the concept of area studies He was also a prolific writer, and his seminal book, History of the Arabs, published in 1937, is in its 11th edition He was a member of the Board of Trustees of AUB, the recipient of innumerable awards from the governments of the Arab countries, and received numerous heads of State in his home including the leaders of Saudi Arabia, Iraq, Iran and Lebanon.

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  • Hardcover
  • 282 pages
  • Syria:A Short History
  • Philip Khuri Hitti
  • English
  • 25 August 2019
  • 0333073096

10 thoughts on “ Syria:A Short History

  1. Bob Newman says:

    A Syrious WorkI bought this book many years ago, as an undergraduate, but never got around to reading it till now That s a shame because I could have learned what I learned long ago By Syria , the author means the area known by that name throughout most of human history, an area which would include today Lebanon, Israel, Palestine, and Jordan as well as the modern Republic of Syria As such, we are talking about one of the core areas of world civilization, linked to Egypt and Iraq since A Syrious WorkI bought this book many years ago, as an undergraduate, but never got around to reading it till now That s a shame because I could have learned what I learned long ago By Syria , the author means the area known by that name throughout most of human history, an area which would include today Lebanon, Israel, Palestine, and Jordan as well as the modern Republic of Syria As such, we are talking about one of the core areas of world civilization, linked to Egypt and Iraq since ancient times The story of Syria, after a brief exploration of geography, starts in prehistoric eras and via archaeologica...

  2. Kevin says:

    If you need a starting point for the history of Syria you might as well start with this short history The book begins with pre historic times and runs up to the publication date of 1959 It is dense and, considering the time span covered, necessarily brief, but in the 260 pages of this book youre presented with a clear moving picture of Syria Obviously there is much to be updated but if youre looking for a good history of Syria, especially the early history pre Napoleon , then look no If you need a starting point for the history of Syria you might as well start with this short history The book begins with pre historic times and runs up to the publication date of 1959 It is dense and, considering the time span covered, ne...

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