Palestine : a four thousand year history / Nur Masalha
- Masalha, Nur, 1957-
- London, UK : Zed, 
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- Physical Description:
- vii, 448 pages ; 25 cm
- Machine generated contents note: 1.The Philistines and Philistia as a distinct geo-political entity: Late Bronze Age to 500 BC -- 2.The conception of Palestine in Classical Antiquity and during the Hellenistic Empires (500--135 BC) -- 3.From Philistia to Provincia Syria Palaestina (135 AD--390 AD): the administrative province of Roman Palestine -- 4.The (Three in One) Provincia Palaestina: the three administrative provinces of Byzantine Palestine (4th--early 7th centuries AD) -- 5.Arab Christian Palestine: the pre-Islamic Arab kings, bishops and poets and tribes of Provincia Palaestina (3rd--early 7th centuries AD) -- 6.The Arab province of Jund Filastin (638--1099 AD): continuities, adaption and transformation of Palestine under Islam -- 7.Between Egypt and al-Sham: Palestine during the Ayyubid, Mamluk and early Ottoman periods -- 8.Palestinian statehood in the 18th century: early modernities and practical sovereignty in Palestine -- 9.Being Palestine, becoming Palestine: rediscovery and new representations of modern Palestine and their impact on Palestinian national identity -- 10.Settler-colonialism and disinheriting the Palestinians: the appropriation of Palestinian place names by the Israeli state.
- 9781786992727 (hb)
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- Includes bibliographical references (pages 387-432) and index.
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