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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

ISBN: 0704323737


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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Sacrifices and Offerings in Ancient Israel Studies in their Social and Political Importance (Harvard Semitic Monograph 41)

By: Anderson, Gary A.

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Atlanta, Georgia, Scholars Press: 1987

Edition: 1st thus

Seller ID: ID301414

ISBN: 1555401694


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Fine Condition. As new. 160 pages Explores several different themes in the cultic life of Ancient Israel. View more info

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Persia History and Heritage

By: BOYLE, John A. (ED)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Henry Melland: 1978

Edition: 1st Paperback Edition

Seller ID: ID306716

ISBN: 0950073032


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition - stiff card covers. Spine faded. Maps to endpapers. Illustrated with Colour photographs. 120 pages View more info

Egypt Under the Pharoahs

By: Brugsch-Bey, Heinrich

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, Bracken Books: 1996

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID271763

ISBN: 0091850495


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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The Gifts Of The Jews. How A Tribe Of Desert Nomads Changed The Way Everyone Thinks and Feels

By: Cahill, Thomas

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Nan A. Talese/Doubleday: 1998

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID307578

ISBN: 0385482485


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good copy in a Very Good dustjacket. DJ now protected inour purpose-made plastic sleeve. Previous owner's neat stamps to each edge. 291 pages Explores the origins of monotheism and its ongoing effect on our world. 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

ISBN: 0704323753


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

ISBN: 0385245971


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

Image for My Country: The Story of Modern Israel

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

ISBN: 0394463145


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

Image for Apocalypse. The Great Jewish Revolt Against Rome

Apocalypse. The Great Jewish Revolt Against Rome

By: Faulkner, Neil

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Stroud, Gloucestershire, Tempus: 2002

Edition: 1st UK Edition

Seller ID: ID305147

ISBN: 0752419684


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. 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. Black & white illustrations. 288 pages View more info

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The Great War for Civilisation. The Conquest of the Middle East

By: Fisk, Robert

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, 4th Estate: 2005

Edition: 3rd Impression

Seller ID: ID300782

ISBN: 184115007X


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A large heavy tome. Previous owner's details to title page. 1366 pages 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

ISBN: 0195146506


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

TO BUILD THE PROMISED LAND

By: Kaufman, Gerald

Price: $13.00

Publisher: London, Weidenfeld & Nicolson: 1973

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID224786

ISBN: 0297765094


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

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Secret Despatches from Arabia

By: Lawrence, T. E.

Price: $600.00

Publisher: London, The Golden Cockerel Press: No Date [1939]

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: ID304156


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition. Leather Spine with raised bands. Gilt to top edge. Boards are a little grubby with small patches of tanning to the front and rear hinges. The edges of the deckled pages are a little tanned but no impact on the text block. Black and white frontispiece (photo of T. E. Lawrence). Printed by Christopher Sandford and Owen Rutter at the Golden Cockerel Press in Perpeptua type on Arnold's mould-made paper. Limited edition of 1000 (of which 1-30 were fully leather bound) of which this is number 902. Previous owner's name to front f... 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

ISBN: 0094570000


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 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

ISBN: 0841500207


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

ISBN: 0195065816


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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Jerusalem The Biography

By: Montefiore, Simon Sebag

Price: $22.00

Publisher: London, Weidenfeld & Nicolson: 2011

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID307314

ISBN: 0297852655


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Near Fine copy in Near Fine dustjacket. DJ now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. An excellent copy. Illustrated with colour and black & white plates. Black & white Maps. 638 pages 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

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Cairo: The City Victorious

By: Rodenbeck, Max

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Picador: 1999

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID297124

ISBN: 0330337106


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