This source comprises round 1400 entries at the significant peoples that experience maintained a cultural identification within the zone - from historical to trendy instances - summarising their historical past, migration, tradition, trust procedure, social corporation, and dating to different peoples.

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641 Africa and the center East . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . xi Nubian pyramids in Sudan. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 655 Achaemenid Empire, ca. 500 b. c. e. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . five Sumerian cuneiform from the twenty sixth century b. c. e. . . . . . . 661 Arab-Muslim Empire, 632–750 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 34 element of a fraction from the Stele of the Vultures. . . . . . 662 Asante Empire, ca. 1800 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . sixty seven Mesopotamian video game board from ca. 2600 b. c. e. . . . . . . . 665 Assyrian Empire, 7th Century b. c. e. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . seventy two Sumerian alabaster figures relationship from ca. 2700 b. c. e. . . 667 Bantu Migration, ca. a hundred b. c. e. –600 c. e. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . a hundred A Swazi lady. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 672 Druze groups . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 184 The castle of Aleppo, Syria. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 677 alternate Routes in historic Egypt and the close to East . . . . . . 191 The Roman theater in Bosra, Syria. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 679 Fulani place of birth . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 231 A Tuareg guy getting ready his camel for go back and forth. . . . . . . . . . . 702 Hausa States and Their pals, ca. 1800 . . . . . . . . . . . 282 a customary souk (market position) in a Tunisian city. . . . . . . 703 Ethno-linguistic teams of Iran . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 313 The Mausoleum of a Tunisian president. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 704 Khoisan fatherland . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 369 A 13th-century stone reduction of Seljuk infantrymen. . . . . . . . . . 708 Kurdish areas within the center East . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 381 An early 11th-century tomb in northern Iran. . . . . . . . . . 710 Maasai fatherland . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 427 A 12th-century Iranian bronze incense burner. . . . . . . . . 715 Mbuti, Twa, and Mbenga native land . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 456 Mustafa Kemal, often called Atatürk (1881–1938). . . . . . . . 721 A bridge over the Tigris River close to town of Cizre in southeast Turkey. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 725 Mongol Empire in 1259 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 467 enlargement of the Ottoman Empire, ca. 1300–1683 . . . . . 520 Palestinian Territories of the West financial institution and Gaza Strip . 538 Kabaka Mutesa II the 1st president of Uganda. . . . . . . . 729 Phoenician Colonies and alternate Routes, ca. 500 b. c. e. . . . 567 a latest Yemeni lady donning a niqab. . . . . . . . . . . . 747 Furthest quantity of the Roman Empire, ca. 117 . . . . . . . . . 587 A Yombe “power determine” sculpture. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 748 Sassanian Empire, ca. four hundred . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 602 A bronze head created by means of a Yoruba sculptor. . . . . . . . . . . 749 First Saudi country, 1744–1818 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 608 a part of the stone partitions of serious Zimbabwe. . . . . . . . . . . . . 758 Tuareg fatherland . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . seven-hundred PRefACe 7 E ncyclopedia of the Peoples of Africa and the center East is a two-volume set meant to supply simple details at the a number of old and present-day peoples who've lived or reside now in those areas of the realm. Te details in those volumes might be of use to scholars, nonspecialist researchers, and normal readers attracted to the cultural and ancient backgrounds of Africa and the center East.

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