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http://www.lib.utexas.edu/maps/middle_east.html Internationally renowned map index on a wide variety of Middle Eastern topics.

http://www.infoplease.com/atlas/middleeast.html Good database of basic informational maps.

http://www.mapsofwar.com/images/EMPIRE17.swf 5000 years of Middle Eastern History in 90 seconds

Here's a link to some excellent maps that reflect the political and humanitarian situation in the Gaza Strip, as published by the UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs:

http://www.ochaopt.org/mapstopic.aspx?id=20&page=1

NPR has a nice mini-site associated with a series they did on the history of the Middle East, featuring several good, clear maps:

http://www.npr.org/news/specials/mideast/the_west/mandates_map.html The Middle East after World War I (French and British mandates, dates of independence of the various nations)

http://www.npr.org/news/specials/mideast/history/map3.html The original UN Division of Palestine, circa 1947

http://www.npr.org/news/specials/mideast/history/map5.html Shows the territories occupied by Israel after the six-day war

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