A nation that has been defeated
and has come under the rule of another nation will quickly
From the book
"Al Muqaddimah" (An introduction to History) by
Arabic by Franz Rosenthal.
Edited and abridged
by N.J. Dawood.
is reproduced here in view of its relevance to the current
situation in the Middle East; by kind permission of the
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