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  • The Great War for Civilisation
    The Great War for Civilisation (English, Paperback) Robert Fisk

    Robert Fisk's bestselling eyewitness account of the events that have shaped the Middle East is alive with vivid reporting and incisive historical analysis.

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  • The Ethnic Cleansing of Palestine
    The Ethnic Cleansing of Palestine (English, Paperback) Ilan Pappe

    This major book by the renowned Israeli historian, unveils the hidden and systematic ethnic cleansing of the Palestinians in 1948, and its relevance to resolving the conflict.

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  • The Invention of the Jewish People
    The Invention of the Jewish People (English, Paperback) Shlomo Sand

    Shows that the Israeli national myth has its origins in the 19th century, rather than in biblical times when Jewish historians, like scholars in many other cultures, reconstituted an imagined people in order to model a future nation. This book demonstrates the construction of a nationalist myth and the collective mystification that this requires.

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  • The Fall of Heaven
    The Fall of Heaven (English, Hardback) Andrew Scott Cooper

    The Fall of Heaven recreates in stunning detail the dramatic and final days of one of the world's most legendary ruling families, the unseating of which helped set the stage for the current state of the Middle East.

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  • Ten Myths About Israel
    Ten Myths About Israel (English, Paperback) Ilan Pappe

    What are the myths - and reality - behind the state of Israel

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  • A Line in the Sand
    A Line in the Sand (English, Paperback) James Barr

    The untold story of how British-French rivalry drew the battle-lines of the modern Middle East

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  • The Ultimate Ambition in the Arts of Erudition
    The Ultimate Ambition in the Arts of Erudition (English, Paperback) Shihab Al-Din Al-Nuwayri

    Translation of: Nihaayat al-arab fai funaun al-adab.

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  • In God's Path
    In God's Path (English, Paperback) Robert G. Hoyland

    A groundbreaking work that delivers a fresh account of the Arab conquests, incorporating the latest research in Late Antique history.

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  • Destroying a Nation
    Destroying a Nation (English, Paperback) Nikolaos Van Dam

    Ground-breaking account of Syria's descent into chaos

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  • Revolution in Rojava
    Revolution in Rojava (English, Paperback) Michael Knapp, Anja Flach

    The first full-length book of the unique and extraordinary political situation in Rojava, Syria

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  • After The Prophet
    After The Prophet (English, Paperback) Lesley Hazleton

    A narrative history of the origins of the Shia and Sunni conflict describes how a seventh-century struggle between the supporters of the late Muhammad's surviving family members erupted in a massacre at Karbala that would become a central component of Shia Islam.

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  • Ancient Israel
    Ancient Israel (English, Paperback) Niels Peter Lemche

    When this provocative text was first published, Lemche presented a new model of how we should understand Israelite society, its history and its religion. Lemche argues first that 'Israel' was the result of a social development among the Canaanite population of Palestine in the second half of the second millennium BCE. This implies that Israelite religion was originally 'Canaanite' and that what we...

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  • The Rise and Fall of a Palestinian Dynasty
    The Rise and Fall of a Palestinian Dynasty (English, Paperback) Ilan Pappe

    Ilan Pappe, renowned Israeli historian and social activist, presents a spellbinding account of the Husayni family and the role they played throughout the modern history of Palestine. Viewed through the prism of one family, the book sheds new light on crucial events and provides an unforgettable picture of the Palestinian tragedy in its entirety.

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  • The Crossing
    The Crossing (English, Paperback) Samar Yazbek

    'ONE OF THE FIRST POLITICAL CLASSICS OF THE 21st CENTURY'- Observer'EXTRAORDINARILY POWERFUL, POIGNANT AND AFFECTING. I WAS GREATLY MOVED' Michael PalinFOREWORD BY CHRISTINA LAMBJournalist Samar Yazbek was forced into exile by Assad's regime.

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  • Turkey
    Turkey (Paperback) Norman Stone $16.29
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  • Iran
    Iran (English, Paperback) Michael Axworthy

    An essential overview of Iran, a complex and important nation that has occupied world headlines for nearly four decades.

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  • Sniper One
    Sniper One (Paperback) Dan Mills

    Suitable for those who have read the American Sniper, this title takes you right into the heart of the Iraq war.

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  • The Balfour Declaration
    The Balfour Declaration (Paperback) Jonathan Schneer

    Drawing on new research, The Balfour Declaration gets to the heart of the present crisis in the Middle East by going back to the roots of the conflict in a British government communication of autumn of 1917.

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  • Saudi Arabia and Iran
    Saudi Arabia and Iran (English, Paperback) Simon Mabon

    Understanding the great power struggle currently affecting the whole of the Middle East.

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  • The Man Who Created the Middle East
    The Man Who Created the Middle East (English, Paperback) Christopher Simon Sykes

    At the age of only 36, Sir Mark Sykes was signatory to the Sykes-Picot agreement, one of the most reviled treaties of modern times. A century later, Christopher Sykes' lively biography of his grandfather reassesses his life and work, and the political instability and violence in the Middle East attributed to it.

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