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Shaping the Current Islamic Reformation
 by Roberson, B.A. (editor)
Price: US $20.00
Binding: 
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
The Sarcophagus of an Ancient Civilization: Petra, Edom and the Edomites
 by Robinson, George L.
Price: US $49.00
Binding: 
very good cloth, gilt on spine title has faded. Very slight edgewear on the outside. Inside, exceedingly clean and tight, with no foxing, no stains,... Details
Frontiers of the State in the Late Ottoman Empire, Transjordan 1850-1921
 by Rogan, Eugene L.
Price: US $90.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
Fine binding/ fine dustjacket with no wear and not price clipped. A superb book on the late Ottoman rule in Transjordan (now Jordan) in the second ha... Details
The People of Nowhere - The Palestinian Vision of Home
 by Rubinstein, Danny
Price: US $8.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
A prize-winning Israel journalist explores the Palestinian concept of "the right to return" which had been a key Jewish tenant for two milennia. Page... Details
Power, Politics, and Culture, Interviews with Edward W. Said
 by Said, Edward W.
Price: US $24.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
Edited with an Introduction by Gauri Viswanathan. Fine copy, fine dustjacket, inside as new. Said is all the more engaging and thought provoking in t... Details
The End of the Peace Process
 by Said, Edward W.
Price: US $25.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine
Edition: First Edition
Said was right nearly ten years ago; it certainly was the end of the peace process for all the reasons he cites and more. We will now see if the Oba... Details
My Father's Rifle, a Childhood in Kurdistan
 by Saleem, Hiner
Price: US $12.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
A beautiful memoir of growing up in northern Iraq, the son of a Peshmerga fighter. Pages 102. Fine black cloth spine with gilt title on unfaded spi... Details
Syria Undr Islam
 by Salibi, Kamal
Price: US $20.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: New
Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition
An excellent, clean copy, subtitled : Empire on Trial 634 - 1097". Even in those ancient days, the Moslem conquerors found Syria complicated. That... Details
The Arabian Peninsula
 by Sanger, Richard H.
Price: US $40.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Edition: First Edition
The author was at one time in charge of Arabia in the State Department, and known as a true expert , rivaling Philby of Britain. A fine book, still v... Details
Where the Jordan Flows
 by Sanger, Richard H.
Price: US $15.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition
Two endpaper maps. Sanger was a career diplomat in the 1940s and 50s in this region. It is a sound and readable review of Jordan and its neighbors... Details
Where the Jordan Flows
 by Sanger, Richard H.
Price: US $6.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Edition: First Edition
very good/no dj. bibliography. Illustrated by 16 pp photos, 2 endpaper maps. 1st edition. Details
The Process - 1,100 Days That Changed the Middle East
 by Savir, Uri
Price: US $14.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: As New
Dust Jacket Condition: As New
Edition: First Edition
An important book detailing the secret negotiations in Oslo between the Israelis and the Palestinians. Alas, these achievements toward a peace proce... Details
Islamic Civilization
 by Savory, R.M. (editor)
Price: US $14.00
Binding: Soft Cover
Book Condition: Near Fine
Near fine quality paperback, with a photo of a mosque tower overlooking a dusty town on the front cover. Reading list. An excellent introduction. Illu... Details
Russell Pasha, (police officer in Egypt 1902 to 1946)
 by Seth, Ronald
Price: US $20.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good
Thomas Russell arrived in Egypt in 1902, and became an important police officer and administrator until 1946. He fought drag trafficking, and corrupt... Details
The History of Egypt, 2 Volumes, From the Earliest Times Till the Conquest By the Arabs A.D. 640
 by Sharpe, Samuel
Price: US $75.00
Binding: Full-Leather
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Full light brown calf, with a gilt line along the covers, front and rear. Spine has 4 raised bands, 2 labels in dark brown calf, and bright letters o... Details
The Zealous Intruders; The Western Rediscovery of Palestine
 by Shepherd, Naomi
Price: US $5.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
At the end of the 18th Century, in the wake of Napoleon's disastrous invasion, Palestine as the Holy Land was seen by the West as in need of Western h... Details
The Zealous Intruders; The Western Rediscovery of Palestine
 by Shepherd, Naomi
Price: US $9.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
At the end of the 18th Century, in the wake of Napoleon's disastrous invasion, Palestine as the Holy Land was seen by the West as in need of Western h... Details
The Iron Wall, Israel and the Arab World
 by Shlaim, Avi
Price: US $18.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine
Edition: First Edition
A splendid clean copy, inside and out. EXCEPT for page 49, 52 and 53 which has some pink highlighting on the author's judgement that Israel and Ben-... Details
Popular Culture in Medieval Cairo
 by Shoshan, Boaz
Price: US $38.00
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
Descent to Suez , Diaries 1951-56
 by Shuckburgh, Evelyn
Price: US $10.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
fine / dj fine. Private Secretary to Eden, and British Foreign Office head of Mid East Affairs leading to war, truly an insider account. This is espec... Details
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