0 Likes

Dr rafique's place
Middle East
Copyright: Abdullah khan
Type: Cylindrical
Resolution: 11520x1080
Uploadet: 06/05/2012
Opdateret: 07/05/2012
Visninger:

...


Tags:
comments powered by Disqus

ata raja
Farm House at Ahmadnagar
ata raja
Farm at Ahmadnagar Southside
ata raja
Panorama Hkmv Small
ata raja
Cricket Ground at Jalsa Gah, Rabwah, Pakistan جلسہ گاہ کرکٹ گراؤنڈ
ata raja
Yellow Rock پیلی پہاڑی
ata raja
Gulshan-e-Ahmad Nursery, Rabwah, Pakistan گلشن احمد نرسری
Tariq Mehmood
Lakho
Suleman Paracha
Zafar house Neighbourhood
Nasir Ashraf (Geographer)
Soan River Panorama- By Nasir Ashraf (Geographer)
Amer Raja
Crystal Hall, Blue Lagoon, Rawalpindi
Tariq Mehmood
Sadar Parking
Osama Ahmed Farooqi
Ayub National Park 2, Rawalpindi, Pakistan
Bill Heller
Sunset on the Goleta Pier
Italy Intensives ECU
Via Boccaccio
Frank Taylor
Three Sisters Up Close
Gregory Panayotou
The Jatiluwih Rice Terraces
Willy Kaemena
ION Sky Orchard Rd.
Lukasz Michalik
Skrzyczne - 1257m - skrzyczne-1257m Winter peak
pix
Soda Lake boardwalk
Brandon Riza
Mount Tom and Basin Mountain from the Buttermilks
Thang Bui
Calligrapher Cung Khac Luoc
David Mariotti
Guardian Building, Main Lobby
Kay F. Jahnke
View from Summit of Cima Pedum
Gary Davies
HMS Queen Elizabeth construction, Portsmouth
Abdullah Khan
Dr rafique's place
More About Middle East

Modern civilization began right here in the Tigris-Euphrates river valley. Also known as the Fertile Crescent or Mesopotamia, this is the place where, six thousand years ago, agriculture, writing and mathematics were brought into widespread use.The term "Middle East" comes from the British navy, which used it to describe the countries on the trade route from Europe to India and China. Everything from Afghanistan to Morocco may possibly be classified as "middle eastern", depending on whom you ask -- and when.Only a partial list of past Empires in the middle eastern territory includes Sumeria, Babylonia, Persia, the Ottoman Empire and the Roman Empire!When northern Europe was still lurking about in slimy cold stone castles playing chess, the Middle East was enjoying the flowers of poetry, luxurious craftsmanship, music and literature. In fact, the Renaissance in Europe was partly inspired by stories brought back from the middle east by travelers along the trade route.Strategic location, religious history and the world's largest supply of crude oil have kept the Middle East at the center of world activity for centuries. The saga continues.Text by Steve Smith.