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The Battle for God
 by Armstrong, Karen
Price: US $15.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition
A splendid book on a complex subject , and a comparison of fundamentalism in Islam, Christianity and the Jewish faith. Pages 442. Recommended, and h... Details
The Crucible of Islam
 by Bowersock, G.W.
Price: US $15.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: As New
Dust Jacket Condition: As New
Edition: First Edition
Stated first printing , an unread copy in the original yellow cloth with an unblemished, unclipped dust jacket. Bowersock examines the turbulent wor... Details
Sayyid Qutb and the Origins of Radical Islamism
 by Calvert, John
Price: US $15.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: New
Dust Jacket Condition: New
Edition: First Edition
A pristine copy of an important book, Qutb's life and intellectual evolution under the oppression of Egypt's leader, Nasser, who eventually 4xecuted h... Details
The Bin Ladens, an Arabian Family in the American Century
 by Coll, Steve
Price: US $9.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
A pristine copy, possibly not read, and still important although Osama deservedly bit the dust. The family was an important economic force is Saudi ... Details
White Mughals
 by Dalrymple, William
Price: US $39.00
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
A Shi'ite Pilgrimage to Mecca 1885-86 By Mirza M. Farahani
 by Farmayan, Hafez and Elton Daniel (editors)
Price: US $29.00
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 early , mostly 19th century, small and adventurous American presence in the Middle East. Dustjacket has very slight edgewear al... Details
How Did This Happen, Terrorism and the New War
 by Hoge, James
Price: US $4.00
Binding: Soft cover
Book Condition: As New
A fine compendium from the Council on Foreign Relations, contributors including Karen Armstrong, Milt Bearden (who signed this copy), Fouad Ajami, Bri... Details
When Baghdad Ruled the Muslim World, the Rise and Fall of Islam's Greatest Dynasty
 by Kennedy, Hugh
Price: US $12.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
First published in the UK as The Court of the Caliphs. The author is a professor of Middle East history at the Univ of St Andrews in Scotland, and wr... Details
Baghdad During the Abbasid Caliphate
 by Le Strange, G.
Price: US $32.00
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
Western Muslims and the Future of Islam
 by Ramadan, tariq
Price: US $18.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: As New
Dust Jacket Condition: As New
Edition: First Edition
A brilliant Muslim in Europe examine possible reforms of Islam. Fine copy in an unclipped dust jacket with no blemishes. th Details
The Search for al Qaeda, Its Leadership, Ideology, and Future
 by Riedel, Bruce
Price: US $8.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: As New
Dust Jacket Condition: As New
Edition: First Edition
A former CIA analyst, converted to policy advisor in the Clinton administration, and lan erudite expert on Islamic terrorism based in Pakistan and Afg... Details
Shaping the Current Islamic Reformation
 by Roberson, B.A. (editor)
Price: US $15.00
Binding: Soft cover
Book Condition: As New
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
The best compendium of short essays on the struggle within Islam to find its path to progress, without Western occupation and without al Qaeda extremi... Details
Popular Culture in Medieval Cairo
 by Shoshan, Boaz
Price: US $24.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
Drawn from Arabic sources, the book covers annual festivities, religious celebrations, literature, and the growing influence of Sufism, all in the med... Details
Sebag, Paul
 by The Great Mosque of Kairouan
Price: US $24.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition
Original near fine terra cotta cloth with a bright gilt title on the spine. Dustjacket has one tiny tearat a bottom coerner, otherwise near fine and ... Details
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