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Our Harsh Logic: Israeli Soldiers' Testimonies from the Occupied Territories, 2000--2010
Our Harsh Logic: Israeli Soldiers' Testimonies from the Occupied Territories, 2000--2010
by Breaking The Silence
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“One of the most important books on Israel/Palestine in this generation.”—The New York Review of Books Support for Israels occupation of Palestinian territory—both internationally and within Israel itself—rests... (read more)

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1967: Israel, the War, and the Year That Transformed the Middle East
1967: Israel, the War, and the Year That Transformed the Middle East
by Tom Segev
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“A marvelous achievement . . . Anyone curious about the extraordinary six days of Arab-Israeli war will learn much from it.”The Economist Tom Segevs acclaimed One Palestine, Complete and The Seventh Million overturned accepted views of the... (read more)

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Iran: A People Interrupted
Iran: A People Interrupted
by Hamid Dabashi
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Praised by leading academics in the field as "extraordinary," "a brilliant analysis," "fresh, provocative and iconoclastic," Iran: A People Interrupted has distinguished itself as a major work that has single-handedly effected a revolution in the field... (read more)

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The People Reloaded: The Green Movement and the Struggle for Iran's Future
The People Reloaded: The Green Movement and the Struggle for Iran's Future
by Nader Hashemi
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A definitive collection of essays and documents on the movement behind Iran's mass protests Since June of 2009, the Islamic Republic of Iran has seen the most dramatic political upheaval in its three decades of rule. What began as a series of mass... (read more)

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Shah Abbas: The Ruthless King Who Became an Iranian Legend
Shah Abbas: The Ruthless King Who Became an Iranian Legend
by David Blow
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A ruthless autocrat who blinded and killed his own sons, but was revered as a hero by his own people.  A brilliant warrior who restored his nations pride and territorial integrity by waging war on the foreign occupying forces, but chose an English... (read more)

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Ahmadinejad: The Secret History of Iran's Radical Leader
Ahmadinejad: The Secret History of Iran's Radical Leader
by Kasra Naji
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"An excellent biography, one that is lively and informative, and at the same time sets the President in his international and domestic contexts. In so doing, Naji provides a most informative portrait of Iran today, and of the many, conflicting, forces... (read more)

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Saddam Hussein's Ba'th Party: Inside an Authoritarian Regime
Saddam Hussein's Ba'th Party: Inside an Authoritarian Regime
by Joseph Sassoon
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The Ba'th Party came to power in 1968 and remained for thirty-five years, until the 2003 U.S. invasion. Under the leadership of Saddam Hussein, who became president of Iraq in 1979, a powerful authoritarian regime was created based on a system of... (read more)

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The Shia Revival: How Conflicts Within Islam Will Shape the Future
The Shia Revival: How Conflicts Within Islam Will Shape the Future
by Vali Nasr
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The Foreigner's Gift: The Americans, the Arabs, and the Iraqis in Iraq
The Foreigner's Gift: The Americans, the Arabs, and the Iraqis in Iraq
by Fouad Ajami
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Fouad Ajami, one of the worlds foremost authorities on Middle Eastern politics and the recipient of the 2006 Bradley Prize for Outstanding Achievement and the National Humanities Medal of 2006, offers a brilliant, illuminating, and lyrical portrait of... (read more)

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Arabists: The Romance of an American Elite
Arabists: The Romance of an American Elite
by Robert D Kaplan
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In this highly acclaimed and original work of social and cultural history, the author of the bestselling Balkan Ghosts relates the never-before-told story of the expatriate elite that shaped American policy in the Middle East for more than a century. 39... (read more)

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T E Lawrence in War & Peace an Anthology
T E Lawrence in War & Peace an Anthology
by Malcolm Brown
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The writings presented in this volume shed tremendous light, both on the character of T. E. Lawrence and the current situation in the Middle East. Despite being written more than seventy years ago, the thoughts of Lawrence of Arabia remain remarkably... (read more)

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The End of Iraq: How American Incompetence Created a War Without End
The End of Iraq: How American Incompetence Created a War Without End
by Peter W Galbraith
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The End of Iraq -- definitive, tough-minded, clear-eyed, describes America's failed strategy toward that country.... (read more)

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Dreams and Shadows: The Future of the Middle East
Dreams and Shadows: The Future of the Middle East
by Robin Wright
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The transformation of the Middle East is an issue that will absorb-and challenge-the world for generations to come; Dreams and Shadows is the book to read to understand the sweeping political and cultural changes that have occurred in recent decades... (read more)

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Turkish Reflections
Turkish Reflections
by Mary Lee Settle
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After a twenty-year absence, Mary Lee Settle returns to the land she calls the happiest home she has ever known. A land of intersecting continents, cultures, and contradictions, Turkey beckons her on a cross-country journey, in search of the country's... (read more)

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Under the Gun in Iraq: My Year Training the Iraqi Police
Under the Gun in Iraq: My Year Training the Iraqi Police
by Robert Cole
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President Bush is fond of saying, "When Iraq can stand up, America can stand down." A large part of "standing up" is having a well-trained police force in place to maintain peace and order.Why is it taking so long to put a solid police force together... (read more)

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French Imperialism in Syria: 1927-1936
French Imperialism in Syria: 1927-1936
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Since 1945, no detailed study of the French occupation in Syria (1927-36) has been attempted by any specialist in French history. Peter Shambrook seeks to bridge this gap with this significant account of French imperial policy in the interwar Middle East.... (read more)

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The War of Atonement: The Inside Story of the Yom Kippur War
The War of Atonement: The Inside Story of the Yom Kippur War
by Chaim Herzog
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This is the authoritative account of the Israeli army's performance in the bitter Yom Kippur War of 1973. The origins of the war amid the turbulent history of competing powers in the Middle East are fully explored, as is the build-up of Arab forces that... (read more)

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The Anatomy of Israel's Survival
The Anatomy of Israel's Survival
by Hirsh Goodman
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The question “Can Israel survive?” has echoed loud for Israelis—and Jews, their supporters and adversaries worldwide—since the Holocaust. The recent upheavals in Egypt, Tunisia and beyond have raised it anew. Israeli journalist and... (read more)

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Walking Israel
Walking Israel
by Martin Fletcher
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From the much lauded author of Breaking News comes a version of Walking the Bible just for Israel. With its dense history of endless conflict and biblical events, Israel's coastline is by far the most interesting hundred miles in the world. As longtime... (read more)

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Ottoman Centuries
Ottoman Centuries
by Lord Kinross
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The Ottoman Empire began in 1300 under the almost legendary Osman I, reached its apogee in the sixteenth century under Suleiman the Magnificent, whose forces threatened the gates of Vienna, and gradually diminished thereafter until Mehmed VI was sent... (read more)

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