THE CONQUEST OF AL-SHAM


  Description Al-Sham (Greater Syria) is bordered by the Euphrates River on the northeast and by Egypt on the southwest. It extends from the mountains of Tai’ in the southeast to the Mediterranean and the Anadol Mountains in the northwest.   Major cities Its major cities are Damascus, Jerusalem, Nabulus, Homs, Hemah, Halab, Amman, Beirut,…