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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 $12.00
Binding: Hardcover
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
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
Murder in Amsterdam, The Death of Theo Van Gogh and the Limits of Tolerance
 by Buruma, Ian
Price: US $3.00
Binding: Trade Paperback
Book Condition: As New
Advance Uncorrected Bound Manuscript.. Unread and as new. September 2006 publication. 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
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
The Bin Ladens, an Arabian Family in the American Century
 by Coll, Steve
Price: US $8.00
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 $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 $5.00
Binding: Soft cover
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
Inside al Qaeda, Global Network of Terror
 by Gunaratna, Rohan
Price: US $9.00
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
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
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
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
The Changing Middle East
 by Lengyel, Emil
Price: US $4.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: Good
Edition: First Edition
If Lengyet thought there were changes THEN, he should see the 21st Century. very good/ dustjacket good only with wear & tears. Survey by professor of... Details
A Middle East Mosaic, Fragments of Life, Letters and History
 by Lewis, Bernard
Price: US $10.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
Author is professor at Princeton, and has become politically controversial because of his status as the favorite academic of neo-conservatives who bro... 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
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