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Tripoli Witness: The Remarkable First-Hand Account of Life Through the Insurgency
Tripoli Witness: The Remarkable First-Hand Account of Life Through the Insurgency
by Rana Jawad
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"Rana Jawad gives a voice for ordinary Libyans."—The Guardian "A chilling account of real life through an insurgency."—Paul Kenyon, BBC Early in 2011 Rana Jawad found herself the last British journalist reporting from inside Tripoli. Defiant... (read more)

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Gaddafi's Harem: The Story of a Young Woman and the Abuses of Power in Libya
Gaddafi's Harem: The Story of a Young Woman and the Abuses of Power in Libya
by Annick Cojean
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Soraya was just fifteen, a schoolgirl in the coastal town of Sirte, when she was given the honor of presenting a bouquet of flowers to Colonel Gaddafi, “the Guide,” on a visit he was making to her school the following week. This one meeting... (read more)

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Libya: The Rise and Fall of Qaddafi
Libya: The Rise and Fall of Qaddafi
by Alison Pargeter
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For a reader unfamiliar with the history of Libya, Muammar Qaddafi might be mistaken for a character in fiction. His eccentric leadership as the nation's "Brother Leader," his repressive regime, sponsorship of terrorist violence, unique vision of the... (read more)

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A History of Libya
A History of Libya
by John Wright
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John Wright begins his history of Libya as far back as prehistoric times and concludes with the fortieth anniversary of the Gadafi revolution. He briefly surveys the territory's early hunter-gatherers and the activities of its mid-desert Garamantian... (read more)

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Under Fire: The Untold Story of the Attack in Benghazi
Under Fire: The Untold Story of the Attack in Benghazi
by Fred Burton
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The explosive inside account of the attack against the U.S. diplomatic and intelligence outposts in Benghazi, Libya On the night of September 11, 2012, the American diplomatic mission at Benghazi, Libya, came under ferocious attack by a heavily armed... (read more)

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Libya Since Independence: Oil and State-Building
Libya Since Independence: Oil and State-Building
by Dirk Vandewalle
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Vandewalle argues that Libya represents an extreme example of what he calls a "distributive state", an oil-exporting country where an attempt at state-building coincided with large inflows of capital while political and economic institutions were in... (read more)

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Libya: From Colony to Independence
Libya: From Colony to Independence
by Ronald Bruc St John
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Libya is a state which, for the majority of its past, has been subjected to foreign rule or influence. Falling prey to empire builders from the ancient Greeks to Mussolinis Italy, it only became formally independent in 1951. In the past half-century... (read more)

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Seeking Gaddafi
Seeking Gaddafi
by Daniel Kawczynski
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This fascinating examination of the persona and career of one of the worlds most enigmatic leaders asks how, in the wake of the controversial release of Lockerbie bomber Abdelbaset Al Megrahi, we can balance the crimes of the past against engaging with... (read more)

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Sandstorm (13 Edition)
Sandstorm (13 Edition)
by Lindsey Hilsum
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A vivid and astonishing reckoning with the Gaddafi regime, from one of our most acclaimed and gifted international journalists The fall of Muammar Gaddafi, who was for forty-two years the great autocrat-madman on the world stage, is among the past... (read more)

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Sandstorm: Libya in the Time of Revolution
Sandstorm: Libya in the Time of Revolution
by Lindsey Hilsum
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A vivid and astonishing reckoning with the Gaddafi regime, from one of our most acclaimed and gifted international journalists The fall of Muammar Gaddafi, who was for forty-two years the great autocrat-madman on the world stage, is among the past... (read more)

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A History of Modern Libya
A History of Modern Libya
by Dirk Vandewalle
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Libya is coming in from the cold, but for most of the three decades following Mu'ammar al-Qadhafi's self-styled revolution in 1969, the country was politically isolated and labelled a pariah state. Dirk Vandewalle, who was among the few western scholars... (read more)

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Culture and Customs of Libya (Culture and Customs of Africa)
Culture and Customs of Libya (Culture and Customs of Africa)
by Jason Morgan
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Libya is one of Africa's largest nations, but its topography is dominated by a huge southern desert with some of the hottest temperatures recorded anywhere in the world. Culture and Customs of Libya explores the daily lives of the 90 million men, women... (read more)

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A History of Libya (Columbia/Hurst)
A History of Libya (Columbia/Hurst)
by John L Wright
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John Wright begins his history of Libya as far back as prehistoric times and concludes with the fortieth anniversary of the Gadafi revolution. He briefly surveys the territory's early hunter-gatherers and the activities of its mid-desert Garamantian... (read more)

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A History of Modern Libya. Dirk Vandewalle
A History of Modern Libya. Dirk Vandewalle
by Dirk J Vandewalle
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Dirk Vandewalle is one of only a handful of scholars who have made frequent visits to Libya over the last four decades. His formidable knowledge of the region is encapsulated in his history of Libya which was first published in 2006. The history based on... (read more)

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Bringing Down Gaddafi: On the Ground with the Libyan Rebels
Bringing Down Gaddafi: On the Ground with the Libyan Rebels
by Andrei Netto
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In February 2011, Andrei Netto, a reporter for O Estado de São Paulo , one of Brazils main newspapers, traveled without permission into a region of Libya controlled by the regime, aiming to cover the first armed revolution of the Arab Spring... (read more)

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Exit the Colonel: The Hidden History of the Libyan Revolution
Exit the Colonel: The Hidden History of the Libyan Revolution
by Ethan Chorin
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In Exit the Colonel, Ethan Chorin, a longtime Middle East scholar and one of the first American diplomats posted to Libya after the lifting of international sanctions, goes well beyond recent reporting on the Arab Spring to link the Libyan uprising to a... (read more)

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13 Hours: The Inside Account of What Really Happened in Benghazi
13 Hours: The Inside Account of What Really Happened in Benghazi
by Mitchell Zuckoff With The Annex Security
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Dark Forces: The Truth about What Happened in Benghazi
Dark Forces: The Truth about What Happened in Benghazi
by Kenneth R. Timmerman
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Gaddafi's Harem
Gaddafi's Harem
by Annick Cojean
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The Embassy House: The Explosive Eyewitness Account of the Libyan Embassy Siege by the Soldier Who Was There
The Embassy House: The Explosive Eyewitness Account of the Libyan Embassy Siege by the Soldier Who Was There
by Morgan Jones
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