By Ross Burns
In Damascus, each layer of the historical past has equipped accurately on most sensible of its predecessors for no less than 3 millennia, leaving a close archaeological checklist of 1 of the oldest continually inhabited towns on this planet. The ebook appears really on the interaction among the western and japanese impacts that experience supplied Damascus with this kind of wealthy previous, and the way this completely encapsulates the forces that experience performed over the center East as an entire from the earliest recorded instances to the current.
Lavishly illustrated, Damascus: A History is a compelling and specified exploration of a desirable city.
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