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Background Notes: Libya __ A useful history is included with these US Department of State Background Notes on Libya. - From US Department of State - http://www.state.gov/r/pa/ei/bgn/5425.htm

Country History - Libya __ A collection of resources about Libya's history. - From about.com - http://africanhistory.about.com/od/libya/Libya.htm

Culture of Libya - History and ethnic relations, Urbanism ... __ Excellent source for general information about Libya's history and culture. - illustrated - From everyculture.com - http://www.everyculture.com/Ja-Ma/Libya.html 

History of Libya __ "The history of Libya includes the history of its rich mix of people added to the indigenous Berber tribes. For most of their history, the people of Libya have been subjected to varying degrees of foreign control. The modern history of independent Libya began in 1951..."  You will find an encyclopedic article with links to additional material. - From wikipedia - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_Libya

History of Libya __ "Comprehensive online resources about the history of the country of Libya." - From about.com - http://history1900s.about.com/library/world/blxlibya.htm

History of Libya __  "With the decline of the local Berber dynasties in the 15th and 16th centuries, the valuable coastal strip of north Africa (known because of the Berbers as the Barbary coast) attracts the attention of the two most powerful Mediterranean states of the time - Spain in the west, Turkey in the east."  A concise look at Libyan history. - From historyworld.net - http://www.historyworld.net/wrldhis/PlainTextHistories.asp?historyid=aa83

History of Libya __ You will find an extended multi-part history of Libya from ancient times to present. - From history.howstuffworks.com - http://history.howstuffworks.com/african-history/history-of-libya.htm

Libya - Early History __ A history of Libya in ancient times.  "Archaeological evidence indicates that from at least the eighth millennium B.C. Libya's coastal plain shared in a Neolithic culture, skilled in the domestication of cattle and cultivation of crops, that was common to the whole Mediterranean littoral." - From countrystudies.us - http://countrystudies.us/libya/4.htm

Libya: History __ You will find an overview of Libyan history along with additional information about Libya. - From infoplease.com - http://www.infoplease.com/ce6/world/A0859277.html

Libya History __ "The Romans invaded Tripolitania (the region around Tripoli) in 106 BC, and by 64 BC Julius Caesar's legions had completed the occupation. As a Roman province, Libya was prosperous, reaching a golden age in the 2nd century AD."  A colorful history of Libya. - From lonelyplanet.com - http://www.lonelyplanet.com/worldguide/libya/history

Libya History __ A general overview of Libya history. - From msu.edu - http://globaledge.msu.edu/countryInsights/history.asp?countryID=105&regionID=5 

Libya History __ "From the eighth century BC onwards (when the region was settled by the Phoenicians), Libya has been conquered and settled several times over. Its archaeological heritage includes both Greek and Roman remains."  General overview of Libyan history along with additional information. - illustrated - From iexplore.com - http://www.iexplore.com/dmap/Libya/History

Libya - History & Background, Constitutional & Legal Foundations ... __ General history, legal and political history along with history of Liechtenstein's educational system. - From Net Industries - http://education.stateuniversity.com/pages/865/Libya.html 



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