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By Constantin Panchenko,Samuel Noble,Brittany Pheiffer Noble

Following the so known as "Arab Spring" the world's realization has been attracted to the presence of vital minority non secular teams in the predominantly Islamic center East. of those minorities Christians are via a ways the most important, comprising over 10% of the inhabitants in Syria and up to forty% in Lebanon.The biggest unmarried crew of Christians are the Arabic-speaking Orthodox. the writer attracts on archaeological proof and formerly unpublished fundamental assets exposed in Russian files and center japanese monastic libraries to offer a brilliant and compelling account of this important yet little-known religious and political tradition, situating it inside of a posh community of family members achieving during the Mediterranean, the Caucasus and japanese Europe.

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