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A History of the Arab Peoples

With a New Afterword

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$32.00 • £25.95 • €29.00

ISBN 9780674058194

Publication Date: 11/15/2010

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624 pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

32 halftones; 13 maps

Belknap Press

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Albert Hourani (1915–1993) was Emeritus Fellow, St Antony’s College, Oxford.

Malise Ruthven is a former editor with the BBC Arabic Service and World Service in London and is the author of Islam in the World and Islam: A Very Short Introduction.

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On this day 75 years ago, the United States dropped the world’s first atomic bomb on Hiroshima, Japan. James L. Nolan Jr.’s grandfather was a doctor who participated in the Manhattan Project, and he writes about him in Atomic Doctors: Conscience and Complicity at the Dawn of the Nuclear Age, an unflinching examination of the moral and professional dilemmas faced by physicians who took part in the project. Below, please find the introduction to Nolan’s book. On the morning of June 17, 1945, Captain James F. Nolan, MD, boarded a plane