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Ritual and Religion Among Muslims in India
 by Ahmad, Imtiaz (Editor)
Price: US $15.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine
Religion as it is practised among Muslim communities in India, the authors having collected data from personal observation as well as archival materia... Details
The Spiral Staircase
 by Armstrong, Karen
Price: US $15.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
Ms. Armstrong, a former nun, continues to write beautifully. This is her autobiographical story of focusing on the sacred texts of Jadaism, Christian... Details
Voices of Resistance, Oral Histories of Moroccan Women
 by Baker, Alison
Price: US $20.00
Binding: 
Book Condition: Near Fine
Edition: First Edition
"As new" paperback, apparently unread, with no prior owner marks and no wear or rubbing. These oral histories, with accompanying photos of the partic... Details
Taj Mahal the Illumined Tomb
 by Begley, W.E. And Z.A. Desai
Price: US $75.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine
Edition: First Edition
From the title page, An Anthology of Seventeenth-Century Mughal and European Documentary Sources" compiled and translated by Begley and Desai. A def... Details
Murder in Amsterdam, The Death of Theo Van Gogh and the Limits of Tolerance
 by Buruma, Ian
Price: US $5.00
Binding: Trade Paperback
Book Condition: As New
Advance Uncorrected Bound Manuscript.. Unread and as new. September 2006 publication. Details
Taziyeh: Ritual and Drama in Iran
 by Chelkowski, Peter, (editor)
Price: US $30.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine
Edition: First Edition
Taziyeh is the mourning ritual commemorating the death of Imam Hussein, the grandson of Muhammad. Over the years, the annual observance has grown in ... Details
White Mughals
 by Dalrymple, William
Price: US $50.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Subtitled, "Love and Betrayal in Eighteenth Century India". Pages xlviii, 459. The superlative British travel writer, Wm Dalrymple turns his talent... Details
The Noble Sanctuary, Portrait of a Holy Place in Arab Jerusalem
 by Duncan, Alistair
Price: US $12.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine
Edition: First Edition
Handsome and thorough description of the Dome of the Rock. 36 fine, color photos. Near fine blue cloth, bit faded along top edge. Near fine dustjac... Details
A Shi'ite Pilgrimage to Mecca 1885-86 By Mirza M. Farahani
 by Farmayan, Hafez and Elton Daniel (editors)
Price: US $35.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
A fine copy of a Shi'a Pilgrimage to Arabia by a well-educated Iranian. Beautiful photos, and an insightful text. Pages xxxii, 380 with index. As n... Details
Pioneers East, the Early American Experience in the Middle East
 by Finnie, David H.
Price: US $20.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition
A fine volume on the 19th century small, adventurous American presence in the Middle East. Dustjacket has very slight edgewear along the top, protect... Details
Eight Lives: a Study of the Hindu-Muslim Encounter
 by Gandhi, Rajmohan
Price: US $10.00
Binding: 
Book Condition: Near Fine
A fine study of eight Moslem politicians of India and Pakistan, and lessons from those lives for the Hindu-Muslim problem on the sub-continent. Those... Details
Islamic Society and the West, 2 volumes, a Study of the Impact of Western Civilization on Moslem Culture in 18th Century
 by Gibb, H.A.R. and Harold Bowen
Price: US $85.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Near Fine
Near fine red cloth with slight edgewear. Both volumes in Very Good dustjackets with no tears, slight edgewear and protected in clear, brodart dustja... Details
The Tenth Parallel , Dispatches from the Fault Line Between Christianity and Islam
 by Griswold, Eliza
Price: US $6.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Very thorough travel through tumultuous regions of Nigeria, Sudan, Somalia and on to Asia - and more religious/political turmoils in Indonesia, Malays... Details
Inside al Qaeda, Global Network of Terror
 by Gunaratna, Rohan
Price: US $17.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: As New
Dust Jacket Condition: As New
Edition: First Edition
As new copy with white title on the unfaded spine, no edgewear. Inside, as new. Dustjacket also as new, NOT price-clipped, no edgewear. The author... Details
Knowing the Enemy, Jihadist Ideology and the War on Terror
 by Habeck, Mary
Price: US $10.00
Binding: 
Book Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
Osama Bin Laden and his fellow terrorists believe what they say they believe. Ms. Habeck provides a thorough survey of Islamic militant thinking. ... Details
How Did This Happen, Terrorism and the New War
 by Hoge, James
Price: US $5.00
Binding: 
Book Condition: Fine
A fine compendium from the Council on Foreign Relations, contributors including Karen Armstrong, Milt Bearden (who signed this copy), Fouad Ajami, Bri... Details
The Scorpion's Tail
 by Hussain, Zahid
Price: US $20.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
Subtitled, The Relentless Rise of Islamic Militants in Pakistan - And How It Threatens America. An excellent essay on Pakistan governance, and the thr... Details
The Great Theft, Wrestling Islam from the Extremists
 by Khaled Abou el Fadl
Price: US $12.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
A fine copy with no wear or flaws, and no prior owner marks. The author is a prominent Islamic scholar, and in very readable prose describes the civi... Details
Arabia Reborn
 by Kheirallah, George
Price: US $16.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: Good
Edition: First Edition
Early 20th Century Saudi Arabia, as the oil boom was beginning. The author was born Egyptian, graduated from American Univ of Beirut, and from Northw... Details
Baghdad During the Abbasid Caliphate
 by Le Strange, G.
Price: US $40.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Original green cloth with bright gilt title on the spine, some edgewear and a snag to the cloth at the top of the spine. protected in a clear, mylar ... Details
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