Follow

A book I ordered arrived today. I'm trying to understand a part of the world I know very little about.
Sad coincidence that I come home to news reports that it's likely going to turn into a potential shitshow.

@rfquerin Iranians aren't Arabs, but Iraq is bound to get used as a battleground if this madness goes any further, poor them...

@Matter see why I need the book?:-) You're correct.The book is supposed to be good and covers the modern history of the Middle East as well so hopefully it will help me.

@rfquerin If it interests you, also read "The Silk Roads: A New History of the World" by Peter Frankopan

Sign in to participate in the conversation
Fosstodon

Fosstodon is an English speaking Mastodon instance that is open to anyone who is interested in technology; particularly free & open source software.