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By Abd al-Razzaq Moaz,Yasser Tabbaa,Zina Takieddine,Verena Daiber,Dina Bakkour,Wa'al Hafian,Haytham Hasan,Balázs Mayor,Benjamin Michaudel,Sergio Viguera,Amanda Gomez (copy-editor),Mohammad al-Roumi

This new MWNF commute booklet used to be conceived no longer lengthy prior to the battle began. All texts consult with the pre-war scenario and are our expression of desire that Syria, a land that witnessed the evolution of civilisation because the beginnings of human background, may perhaps quickly develop into a spot of peace and the driver in the back of a brand new and peaceable starting for the whole quarter. Bilad al-Sham testifies to a radical and strategic programme of city reconstruction and reunification in the course of the twelfth and thirteenth centuries. Amidst a interval of fragmentation, visionary management got here with the Atabeg Nur al-Din Zangi. He revived Syria’s towns as secure havens to revive order. His such a lot agile Kurdish normal, Salah al-Din (Saladin), assumed strength after he died and unified Egypt and Sham into one strength in a position to re-conquering Jerusalem from the Crusaders. The Ayyubid Empire flourished and persisted the coverage of patronage. although short-lived, this period held long-lasting resonance for the sector. Its recognisable architectural aesthetic – austere, but powerful and perfected ‒ survived till glossy instances. The Ayyubid period: artwork and structure in Medieval Syria describes 8 thematic Itineraries together with, between others, the towns of Damascus, Bosra, Homs, Hama, Aleppo and Raqqa.

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