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  • Syria
    Syria (Paperback) John McHugo

    An enlightening and authoritative history, explaining both the creation and unravelling of the current Syrian regime and the roots of the broader Middle East conflict. A rare and accessible guide to a complex nation. Fully updated edition with 5 maps.

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  • Islamic State
    Islamic State (Paperback) Abdel-Bari Atwan

    Packed full of information, this book offers a unique and indispensable insight into the origins and operations of IS. Atwan, a well-known Arab journalist and expert on extremist groups, had exclusive access to militants close to IS and his findings are based on interviews with jihadists who were in the same cell as Baghdadi.

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  • The Battle for British Islam: Reclaiming Muslim Identity from Extremism 2016
    The Battle for British Islam: Reclaiming Muslim Identity from Extremism 2016 (Paperback) Sara Khan, Tony McMahon

    Long-standing, award-winning Muslim human rights campaigner Sara Khan courageously takes on the extremists within her faith whose ideology has made it easier for terrorists to recruit young Britons. This important and timely book will be a major news story this autumn.

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  • Syria Speaks
    Syria Speaks (English, Paperback) Malu Halasa

    A unique anthology - the first book to provide a window into Syrian art and writing since the uprising - it will feature work by 18 writers and 17 artists, many of whom are still based in Syria. Contributors include Ali Ferzat, Samar Yazbek, Khaled Khalifa and Robin Yassin-Kassab.

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  • Morbid Symptoms: Relapse in the Arab Uprising
    Morbid Symptoms: Relapse in the Arab Uprising (Paperback) Gilbert Achcar

    In this sequel to his landmark exploration of the Arab uprisings, The People Want, Gilbert Achcar assesses the present stage of the revolutionary process and its possible outcomes.

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  • A Concise History of the Arabs
    A Concise History of the Arabs (Paperback) John McHugo

    New and updated edition covering fourteen centuries of Arab history, from the rise of Islam to the aftermath of the Arab uprisings. Well received this is an accessible introduction to the history of the Arab world for the general reader. Contains nine maps, glossary, notes, bibliography, suggestions for further reading and index.

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  • The People Want
    The People Want (English, Paperback) Gilbert Achcar

    The essential guide to understanding the roots to the current upheaval in the Arab world and its likely outcomes. Achcar examines the reasons behind the failures of the Left to win significant power during and after the Arab revolutions.

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  • Don't Panic, I'm Islamic
    Don't Panic, I'm Islamic (English, Paperback) Leila Aboulela

    Don't Panic, I'm Islamic: Words and Pictures on How to Stop Worrying and Learn to Love the Alien Next Door is a collection of satirical writings, cartoons and art by writers and artists from around the world.

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  • The Calligrapher's Garden
    The Calligrapher's Garden (English, Paperback) Hassan Massoudy

    Hassan Massoudy's elegant calligraphy depicts the four seasons of the garden. From the icy palettes of winter and the fading hues of autumn to delicate spring growth and the dazzling sunshine and blooms of summer, he captures in calligraphy what countless poets have wrought with words.

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  • The Hungry Ghosts
    The Hungry Ghosts (Paperback) Shyam Selvadurai

    The Hungry Ghosts is an exquisite tale of differences and how they can tear apart both a country and the heart - not just once, but many times, until the ghosts are freed. This a haunting and captivating story of longing, family ties and forgiveness from award winning author Shyam Selvadurai.

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  • The Things I Would Tell You
    The Things I Would Tell You (English, Paperback) Sabrina Mahfouz

    Unique anthology celebrating British women writers from a Muslim heritage. Writers include literary heavyweights such as Adhaf Soueif, Leila Aboulela and Kamila Shamsie, as well as young emerging art-ists leading the way on the UK's spoken word scene. Extensive PR campaign planned for publication.

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  • Enemy on the Euphrates
    Enemy on the Euphrates (English, Hardback) Ian Rutledge

    Lively and accessible account of the British campaign in the Middle East during World War I and of the Arab revolt against their occupation. Drawing on British and Arab archives and memoirs, Rutledge brings to life the human side of these violent events through vivid descriptions and anecdotes. Illustrated with maps, photographs and bibliography.

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  • All My Friends are Superheroes
    All My Friends are Superheroes (Paperback) Andrew Kaufman

    All Tom's friends really are superheroes. Tom even married a superhero, the Perfectionist. But six months later, the Perfectionist is sure that Tom has abandoned her, so she's moving to Vancouver. With no idea that Tom's beside her, she boards the plane. Tom has, until they touch down, to convince her he's there, or he loses her forever.

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  • Native: Dispatches from a Palestinian-Israeli Life 2016
    Native: Dispatches from a Palestinian-Israeli Life 2016 (Paperback) Sayed Kashua

    From the events of his everyday life, Kashua brings forth a series of brilliant, caustic, wry, and earless reflections on social and cultural dynamics as experienced by someone who straddles two societies. Amusing and sincere, Native - a selection of his popular columns - is comprised of unrestrained, profoundly thoughtful personal dispatches.

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  • Enemy on the Euphrates
    Enemy on the Euphrates (English, Paperback) Ian Rutledge

    New paperback edition of critically acclaimed, lively and gripping account of the British invasion and occupation of Iraq and of the Arab revolt against it, the most serious armed uprising against British rule in the twentieth century. Vividly brings to life key players such as Winston Churchill, T.E. Lawrence, Gertrude Bell, Sir Mark Sykes.

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  • Suleiman the Magnificent
    Suleiman the Magnificent (English, Paperback) Andre Clot

    Suleiman's reign as Sultan marked the apogee of Ottoman power. His empire held dominion over three continents, populated by more than thirty million inhabitants, prospered under a well-directed and authoritarian economy. Andre Clot successfully produces both a life of the man and a stimulating popular history of the Ottoman Empire.

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  • Why Yemen Matters
    Why Yemen Matters (English, Paperback) Helen Lackner

    This multi-authored volume suggests solutions to Yemen's most pressing challenges as the country seeks to implement a far-reaching political and economic transition. Contributors provide innovative analysis that will be an invaluable resource for academics, journalists, development workers, diplomats, politicians, and students.

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  • Marxism, Orientalism, Cosmopolitanism
    Marxism, Orientalism, Cosmopolitanism (English, Paperback) Gilbert Achcar

    An original, Marxist appraisal of cosmopolitanism, religion and politics, and Edward Said's Orientalism thesis. Will be seen as a key text for readers in political science, international relations, political economy, Marxist studies, and cultural studies.

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  • I Can Only Tell You What My Eyes See: Photographs from the Refugee Crisis 2017
    I Can Only Tell You What My Eyes See: Photographs from the Refugee Crisis 2017 (English, Paperback)

    In October 2015, photographer Giles Duley was commissioned by the UNHCR to document the refugee crisis.

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  • Istanbul, Istanbul
    Istanbul, Istanbul (Paperback) Burhan Sonmez

    After a military coup, four prisoners sit below ground awaiting their turn at the hands of their wardens. Between interrogations, the condemned share parables and riddles about their beloved city to pass the time. Istanbul, Istanbul is a harrowing and riveting novel about the power of human imagination and compassion in the face of adversity.

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