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Unformatted text preview: promenades, and plentifully supplied with rich bazaars, and finely built mosques and baths”. This description of the city goes against all the mentality and mental representations that the media has set up in our minds. Bagdad seems more like a paradise in the description than the desolate, dry, and unforgiving landscape that is perceived through the media....
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This note was uploaded on 12/08/2010 for the course HIST 1010 taught by Professor Wikeart during the Spring '10 term at CSU Stanislaus.
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