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Zenobia – Queen of Palmyra

Zenobia – Queen of Palmyra

Sep 21, 2012

REIGNED 267-273 A.D. Of the government and manners of the Arabians before the time of Mahomet, we have few and imperfect accounts; but from the remotest ages they led the same unsettled and predatory life which they do at this day, dispersed in hordes, and dwelling under tents. It was not to those wild and wandering tribes that the superb Palmyra owed its rise...