Damascus and Its People: Sketches of Modern Life in Syria (Classic Reprint) eBook – Schematicwiringdiagram.co

Excerpt from Damascus and Its People Sketches of Modern Life in Syria Damascus is one of the very few ancient cities of the world that still retain anything of their former great ness Nineveh and Babylon are buried in ruins, and Tyre is now a small fishing village but Damascus, boasting of an antiquity of years, is still a prosperous city, with a large, industrious and lively population It has associations with great names in the past, and a busy, stirring life in the present it is a city of ancient art and of modern activity, peopled by men of various races and of various creeds, in them selves a study ofabiding interest than the blades, the damasks and the roses with which the name of Damascus is commonly connected About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books Findat forgottenbooks This book is a reproduction of an important historical work Forgotten Books uses state of the art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works