A Guide to the City of Beirut

Fawwaz Traboulsi

These are the ruins of Beirut: the Ottoman Beirut, the Arab Beirut, the Roman Beirut, the Hellenic Beirut, the Phoenician Beirut. The Beirut today. Beirut: the word means well. In Beirut, a well reveals layer upon layer, generation after generation, of ruins.

The Retreat from Galilee
The Thirties