By: Jonathan Dorf


Left French rule in 1918 (Political)
Economy went downhill after it’s civil war (Economy)
Borrowed lots of money from banks and landed in a huge debt (Economy)
After in it’s independence it joined the United Nations (Political)
No Desert spread inside it’s borders unlike every other Middle east country (Geography)
Offensive to accept things with the left hand (Social)

Near 1915 a third of the population was lost to a tragic famine (Social)


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Lavender and spring flowers on the road from the Bekaa Valley to the Mount Lebanon range, Lebanon, Middle East. Photography. Encyclopædia Britannica ImageQuest. Web. 22 Jan 2015.

"Lebanon." CultureGrams Kids Edition. ProQuest, 2015. Web. 21 Jan 2015