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

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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The Son of a Star

By: Borchsenius, Poul

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, George Allen & Unwin Ltd.: 1960

Edition: 1st UK Edition

Seller ID: ID196131


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. Light wear to dustjacket edges and corners. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 224 pages A history of the Jews from the destruction of Jerusalem by the Romans in the year 70 to Hadrian's suppression of Simeon's insurrection in 135. 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

Image for Saddam's War The origins of the Kuwait conflict and the international response

Saddam's War The origins of the Kuwait conflict and the international response

By: Bulloch, John and Morris, Harvey

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, Faber & Faber: 1991

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID173242

ISBN: 0571163874


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Near Fine copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Maps 194 pages View more info

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

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

Image for The Struggle for Egypt.  From Nasser to Tahrir Square

The Struggle for Egypt. From Nasser to Tahrir Square

By: Cook, Steven A.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: New York, Oxford University Press: 2012

Edition: 1st US Edition

Seller ID: ID309325

ISBN: 0199795266


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Near Fine copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Maps. 408 pages 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

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

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To Build the Promised Land

By: Kaufman, Gerald

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Weidenfeld & Nicolson: 1973

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID224786

ISBN: 0297765094


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Good Dustjacket - now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. DJ chipped at edges with several closed tears. Top corner of half-title page clipped. Neat initials to upper edge of front free endpaper. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Maps to endpapers. 259 pages Surveys the aspects which were most characteristic and influential in modern Israel's development. 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

Image for Crisis in Egypt

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. Staple-bound - pamphlet style. 16 pages A series of short articles on issues relating to Egypt. View more info

Image for The Slave Trade

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 Between Past and Present. Archaeology, Ideology and Nationalism in the Modern Middle East

Between Past and Present. Archaeology, Ideology and Nationalism in the Modern Middle East

By: Silberman, Neil Asher

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Henry Holt & Company: 1989

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID204453

ISBN: 08050906x


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Black and white maps. 285 pages Shows how the politics of this turbulent region often influence and, at times are influenced by, the discoveries of archaeology. A fascinating look at the realities of contemporary archaeology. View more info

Image for The New Silk Road How a Rising Arab World Is Turning Away from the West and Rediscovering China

The New Silk Road How a Rising Arab World Is Turning Away from the West and Rediscovering China

By: Simpfendorfer, Ben

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Basingstoke, Hampshire, Palgrave MacMillan: 2009

Edition: 1st UK Edition

Seller ID: ID270158

ISBN: 0230580262


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Near Fine copy in Near Fine dustjacket. DJ now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. An excellent copy. 202 pages A ground-breaking study of the changes taking place in the Arab world and in China. Based on both first-hand accounts and analysis this book offers an unrivalled view of how the Arab world is turning away from the West and toward China. View more info

Image for Great Cairo Mother of the World

Great Cairo Mother of the World

By: Stewart, Desmond

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Rupert Hart-Davis: 1969

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID197613

ISBN: 0246985712


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. .Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Illustrated with b/w photographs. 223 pages A look at the history of Cairo, moving through the centuries introducing the people, their culture and their architecture. View more info

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With Lawrence in Arabia

By: Thomas, Lowell

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Hutchinson:

Edition: 23rd Impression

Seller ID: ID146642


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition. No dustjacket. Top edge has scattered foxing. Blue cloth boards. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Previous owner's details to front free end paper. 317pages View more info

Image for People of the Pharaohs From Peasant to Courtier

People of the Pharaohs From Peasant to Courtier

By: Wilson, Hilary

Price: $14.00

Publisher: London, Michael O'Mara Books: 1997

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID277940

ISBN: 1854792180


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Colour Photographs. Black & White drawings. 248 pages View more info