City of Peace, City of Blood--a History in Thirteen CenturiesBook - 2014
Traces the tumultuous history of Iraq's capital city from its founding in 762 to the present, during the course of which it has experienced cultural and economic pre-eminence as well as hardships brought on by epidemics and foreign invasions.
Publisher: Philadelphia, PA : Da Capo Press, a member of the Perseus Books Group, 2014
Edition: First Da Capo Press edition
Copyright Date: ©2014
Branch Call Number: History 956.747 MAR
Alternative Title: City of peace, city of blood--a history in thirteen centuries