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The Unnatural Alliance

By: Adams, James

Price: $22.00

Publisher: London, Quartet Books: 1984

Edition: 1st UK Edition

Seller ID: ID133040


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Near Fine copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. 218 pages A detailed account of the strange alliance of Israel and South Africa. View more info

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Shiraz Persian City of Saints and Poets ( The Centers of Civilization Series)

By: Arberry, A. J.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Norman, University of Oklahoma Press: 1960

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID300001


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Good Dustjacket - now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. DJ is edgeworn and lightly stained at upper edge. Book is in excellent condition. 177 pages A history of Shiraz an ancient city, capital of the province of Fars bordering the Persian Gulf. View more info

Egypt Under the Pharoahs

By: Brugsch-Bey, Heinrich

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, Bracken Books: 1996

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID271763


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Black & white illustrations and maps. Previous owner's details excised from upper corner of front free end paper. xxviii, 469 pages + maps A reprint of the 1902 edition of this carefully composed picture of the 30 dynasties that ruled ancient Egypt with genealogical tables and maps. View more info

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God Cried

By: Clifton, Tony and Leroy, Catherine

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, Quartet Books: 1983

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID297281


Folio Size [38x28cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs. 141 pages A photographic history of the siege of west Beirut in 1982. View more info

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To The Promised Land The Birth of Israel

By: Dan, Uri

Price: $18.00

Publisher: New York, Doubleday: 1988

Edition: 1st US Edition

Seller ID: ID292788


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Lower corners a little rubbed. Gift inscription to preliminary pages. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 285 pages Celebrates the 40th anniversary of Israeli statehood. Chronicles the events from Theodor Herzl's First Zionist Congress in 1897 to David Ben Gurion's 1948 proclamation of Israel's sovereignty to the UN. View more info

My Country: The Story of Modern Israel

By: Eban, Abba

Price: $18.00

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1972

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID239527


Small Quarto Size. Very Good condition in Good+ Dustjacket. DJ has some edge wear and is now protected in plastic sleeve. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs. 304pages. View more info

Image for Holy War, Holy Peace How Religion Can Bring Peace to the Middle East

Holy War, Holy Peace How Religion Can Bring Peace to the Middle East

By: Gopin, Marc

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Oxford University Press: 2002

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID297795


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Near Fine copy in Near Fine dustjacket. DJ now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. An excellent copy. 269 pages Presents a bold new strategy for building an enduring peace through greater integration of cultural and religious factors. View more info

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The Genius of Arab Civilization. Source of Renaissance

By: Hayes, John (Editor)

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Oxford, Phaidon: 1978

Edition: 1st thus

Seller ID: ID283449


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition - card wraps. Light wear to edges and corners. Illustrated with colour photographs and colour and black and white drawings. This is a heavy book and will cost more to ship internationally. Please contact us for a precise quote for your part of the world. 231 pages Noted international authorities discuss the achievements of Arabic/Islamic culture emphasising the contributions to the European Renaissance and to the mo... View more info

Image for From An Antique Land. Ancient and Modern in the Middle East

From An Antique Land. Ancient and Modern in the Middle East

By: Huxley, Julian

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Boston, Beacon Hills Books: 1968

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID281528


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 336 pages A travelogue of Julian Huxley's tour of the Middle East illustrated with his own photographs. View more info

TO BUILD THE PROMISED LAND

By: Kaufman, Gerald

Price: $13.00

Publisher: London, Weidenfeld & Nicolson: 1973

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID224786


Octavo Size. VERY GOOD in GOOD Dustjacket.DJ protected in plastic sleeve. DJ slightly chipped at upper edge with several closed tears. No loss. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Maps to endpapers. Previous owner's initials to front free endpaper and clipped from Half Title page. [price-clipped] Maps to endpapers. 259 pages View more info

Image for From Babel to Dragomans.  Interpreting The Middle East

From Babel to Dragomans. Interpreting The Middle East

By: Lewis, Bernard

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Weidenfeld & Nicolson: 2004

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID296078


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. 438 pages Great events of twentieth-century Middle Eastern History such as the emergence of modern Israel and the 1979 Iranian Revolution are discussed View more info

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Cleopatra

By: Lindsay, Jack

Price: $18.00

Publisher: London, Constable & Co. Ltd: 1971

Edition: 1st UK Edition

Seller ID: ID296346


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Black & white illustrations. 560 pages View more info

Crisis in Egypt

By: Lockwood, Rupert

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Sydney, Current Book Distributors: 1952

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID267220


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Uncommon. 16 pages A series of short articles on issues relating to Egypt. View more info

Image for Saladin: The Life, the Legend and the Islamic Empire

Saladin: The Life, the Legend and the Islamic Empire

By: Man, John

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Bantam Press: 2015

Edition: 1st UK Edition

Seller ID: ID290893


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Fine condition in a Near Fine Dustjacket - DJ now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. An excellent copy. Illustrated with colour photographs and drawings. 287 pages View more info

Image for The Last Pharaoh. Farouk of Egypt

The Last Pharaoh. Farouk of Egypt

By: McLeave, Hugh

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, The McCall Publishing Company: 1970

Edition: 1st US Edition

Seller ID: ID300191


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 314 pages View more info

Image for Discovering Eve. Ancient Israelite Women in Context

Discovering Eve. Ancient Israelite Women in Context

By: Meyers. Carol

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Oxford, Oxford University Press: 1991

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID295128


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. 238 pages This study looks beyond biblical texts, which have had a powerful influence over our views of women's roles and worth, in order to reconstruct the everyday lives of women in ancient Israel. View more info

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The Slave Trade

By: O'Callaghan, Sean

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Anthony Blond: 1961

Edition: 1st UK Edition

Seller ID: ID300135


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. Previous owner's details to front pastedown. A few pages have some minor marks. 191 pages Slave trade in the middle east. View more info

Image for Warriors of God. Richard the Lionheart and Saladin in the Third Crusade

Warriors of God. Richard the Lionheart and Saladin in the Third Crusade

By: Reston, James

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Faber & Faber: 2002

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID298223


Very Good condition. Pages a little tanned. Illustrated with Black and White plates. 364 pages View more info

Image for Cultural Atlas of Mesopotamia and the Ancient Near East

Cultural Atlas of Mesopotamia and the Ancient Near East

By: Roaf, Michael

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, Facts on File Ltd: 1990

Edition: 1st thus

Seller ID: ID297348


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with colour photographs, maps and drawings. Some black & white illustrations. This is a heavy book and will cost more to ship internationally. Please contact us for a precise quote for your part of the world. 238 pages Contains 53 maps, 468 illustrations - 342 in colour. View more info

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Cairo: The City Victorious

By: Rodenbeck, Max

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Picador: 1999

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID297124


Octavo Size. Very Good condition. xviii, 395 pages View more info