2. Wikitravel: Middle East
This Web site contains the online versions of
books previously published (1988-98) in hard copy by the Federal Research Division of the Library of Congress
under the Country Studies/Area Handbook Program sponsored by the U.S. Department of the Army to cover regions
in which U.S. forces might be deployed. The date of information for each country appears on the title page of
each country and at the end of each section of text. This website establishes its authority by telling you the
who (Library of Congress and the U.S. Army) and what (online versions of books) and dates of updates.
The Library of Congress is an impeccable and authoritative resource.
to travel advice and tours of the Middle East. Information may not be accurate, since anyone can edit and post to this site.