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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
Against All Enemies, Inside America's War on Terror
 by Clarke, Richard A.
Price: US $5.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Clarke's fine confession of early incompetence by the Bush administration. Tragically that led to the USG failure to protect the American people on 9... 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
Imagining India, Essays on Indian History
 by Embree, Ainslie T. And Mark Juergensmeyer, Editor
Price: US $29.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition
A beautiful book, on how India looked from the West, and India's interaction with Islam and Western incursions. Embree writes beautifully on ideas ... Details
The Riddle of Arabia
 by Farago, Ladislas
Price: US $20.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Edition: First Edition
Original blue cloth with red title on the spine, some edgewear all around but protected in a clear, mylar dustjacket. Inside, very clean and tight ... 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
A History of the Arab Pioples
 by Hourani, Albert
Price: US $19.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine
Edition: First Edition
An handsome copy, with a hint of edgewear on the binding and on the dust jacket. No prior owner marks. This remains the best over view. Details
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