Syria: A Historical And Architectural Guide by Warwick Ball
With a wealth of historical splendors matched by few other countries, Syria has remained almost undiscovered by mass tourism. As a result, little has been spoiled, much is unknown, and there is much to discover. It is a land of immense antiquity, boasting cities and archeological remains that are among the oldest in the world. With its many site plans and maps, readable text, and 96 color plates, this book makes available the immensely wealthy history, archaeology, and architecture of Syria to the general reader and the interested traveler.