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  • Lughatuna Al-Fusha: Book Four
    Lughatuna Al-Fusha: Book Four (Multiple languages, Paperback) Arabic Samia Louis

    Modern Standard Arabic (MSA) is the literary language of today's books, media, and formal communication throughout the Arab World, the region's principal shared language of written and official discourse. The third book in this new series for the classroom is designed for adult learners of the language at the intermediate stage....

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  • Lughatuna al-Fusha
    Lughatuna al-Fusha (English, Paperback) Arabic Instructor Samia Louis

    Modern Standard Arabic (MSA) is the literary language of today's books, media, and formal communication throughout the Arab World, the region's principal shared language of written and official discourse. The fifth book in this new series for the classroom is designed for the Advanced levels, the low- mid stages of the ACTFL proficiency level, and C1 in the Common European Framework for Arabic...

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  • Rain Over Baghdad
    Rain Over Baghdad (English, Paperback) Hala El Badry

    An Egyptian journalist in Iraq witnesses Saddam's rise to power while investigating the disappearance of an Iraqi woman.

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  • Cairo Inside Out
    Cairo Inside Out (English, Hardback) Trevor Naylor, Doriana MacMullen

    A whole new approach to seeing one of the world's great cities

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  • Mrs. Naunakhte & Family
    Mrs. Naunakhte & Family (English, Hardback) Koenraad Donker van Heel

    The so-called Will of Naunakhte (1154 BCE) has become rightly famous in Egyptology. So where did she come from and what really happened to her eight surviving children, four of whom were daughters? By carefully studying the documents mentioning members of the family and including all the material mentioning the women of the New Kingdom village of Deir al-Medina and other sources, the author once...

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  • Media Arabic
    Media Arabic (Multiple languages, Paperback) Alaa Elgibali, Nevenka Korica

    ".... Introduces the language of newspapers, magazines, and Internet news sites to intermediate- and advanced-level students of Modern Standard Arabic. Using this coursebook, students will be able to master core vocabulary and structures typical of front-page news, recognize various methods of coverage, distinguish fact from opinion, detect bias, and read critically in Arabic. The book enables...

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  • The Woman from Tantoura
    The Woman from Tantoura (English, Paperback) Radwa Ashour

    A powerful human story, following the life of a young girl from her days in the village of al-Tantoura in Palestine to the mature observations of an adult woman.

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  • Farewell Shiraz
    Farewell Shiraz (English, Hardback) Cyrus Kadivar

    A poignant memoir of pre-1979 Iran and the human drama behind the fall of the last shah

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  • Mastering Arabic Through Literature: The Short Story: Volume 1
    Mastering Arabic Through Literature: The Short Story: Volume 1 (Multiple languages, Paperback) Iman A. Soliman, Saeed Alwakeel

    In an innovative concept in the teaching of Modern Standard Arabic, this new content-based book aims to bolster study for advanced students in both linguistic skills and literary appreciation through the reading of short stories in the original Arabic by four great but very different writers: Mahmoud Taher Lashin, Naguib Mahfouz, Yusuf Idris, and Tayeb Salih. Creative reading tasks and exercises...

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  • Wonderful Things
    Wonderful Things (English, Hardback) Jason Thompson

    The discovery of ancient Egypt and the development of Egyptology are momentous events in intellectual and cultural history. The history of Egyptology is the story of the people, famous and obscure, who constructed the picture of ancient Egypt that we have today, recovered the Egyptian past while inventing it anew, and made a lost civilization comprehensible to generations of enchanted readers and...

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  • Building Arabic Vocabulary Through Reading
    Building Arabic Vocabulary Through Reading (Multiple languages, Paperback) Nariman Naili Al-Warraki, Nadia Harb

    Advanced and High Intermediate Arabic learners can benefit greatly from reading texts that cover a broad range of different themes, to build their vocabulary and attain a higher proficiency level. The authors of this textbook have carefully selected a lively variety of texts that cover controversial issues and current events, which are likely to arouse students' attention and interest. In the...

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  • Ancient Egypt
    Ancient Egypt (English, Paperback) Dominique Navarro

    Become an ancient Egyptian coloring artist!

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  • Contesting Antiquity in Egypt
    Contesting Antiquity in Egypt (English, Hardback) Donald Malcolm Reid

    The history of the struggles for control over Egypt's antiquities, and their repercussions during a period of intense national ferment.

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  • Afterglow of Empire
    Afterglow of Empire (English, Hardback) Aidan Dodson

    During the half-millennium from the eleventh through the sixth centuries BC, the power and the glory of the imperial pharaohs of the New Kingdom crumbled in the face of internal crises and external pressures, ultimately reversed by invaders from Nubia and consolidated by natives of the Nile Delta following a series of Assyrian invasions....

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  • Butterfly Wings
    Butterfly Wings (English, Paperback) Mohamed Salmawy

    Salmawy describes the overthrow of the old regime and the occupation of Tahrir Square in this almost prophetic moving love story.By a vocal opposition figure to the Mubarak regime, and a well-known Egyptian writer.

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  • The Cotton Plantation Remembered
    The Cotton Plantation Remembered (English, Hardback) Mona Abaza

    Cotton made the fortune of the Fuda family, Egyptian landed gentry with peasant origins, during the second part of the nineteenth century. This story, narrated and photographed by a family member who has researched and documented various aspects of her own history, goes well beyond the family photo album to become an attempt to convey how cotton, as the main catalyst and creator of wealth,...

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  • A Cairo Anthology
    A Cairo Anthology (English, Hardback) Founding Member Deborah Manley

    Cairo has for centuries been recognized as one of the great cities of the world, and this anthology brings together travelers' descriptions of it over the centuries-from the comments of Herodotus to those of Julian Huxley. Perhaps more than anything else in the city, the wonderful mosques with their tall minarets have been admired and written about over the centuries by such travelers as the...

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  • Yusif Sayigh
    Yusif Sayigh (English, Hardback) Rosemary Sayigh

    An acclaimed economist and lifelong Palestinian nationalist Yusif Sayigh (1916-2004) came of age at a time of immense political change in the Middle East. Born in al-Bassa, near Acre in northern Palestine, he was witness to the events that led to the loss of Palestine and his memoir therefore constitutes a vivid social history of the region, as well as a revealing firsthand account of the...

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  • An Alexandria Anthology
    An Alexandria Anthology (English, Hardback) Michael Haag

    In the pages of An Alexandrian Anthology, we follow the delight of travelers discovering the strangeness of the city and its variety and pleasures.

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  • House of the Wolf
    House of the Wolf (English, Paperback) Ezzat El Kamhawi

    A sweeping saga of generations of a rural Egyptian family and the history of the wider Egypt that affects their lives. Winner of the 2012 Naguib Mahfouz Medal for Literature

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