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Why Yemen Matters: A Society in Transition (SOAS Middle East Issues)
Why Yemen Matters: A Society in Transition (SOAS Middle East Issues)
by Helen (edt) Lackner
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A multi-authored text suggesting solutions to Yemen's most pressing challenges as it seeks to implement a far-reaching and all-inclusive political and economic transition. Expert analysts who have worked in Yemen for decades provide innovative analysis... (read more)

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Yemen: The Unknown Arabia
Yemen: The Unknown Arabia
by Tim Mackintosh Smith
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Arguably the most fascinating and least understood country in the Arab world, Yemen has a way of attracting comment that ranges from the superficial to the wildly fantastic. A country long regarded by classical geographers as a fabulous land where flying... (read more)

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In the Land of Invisible Women: A Female Doctor's Journey in the Saudi Kingdom
In the Land of Invisible Women: A Female Doctor's Journey in the Saudi Kingdom
by Qanta Ahmed
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In this stunningly written book, a Western trained Muslim doctor brings alive what it means for a woman to live in the Saudi Kingdom. I've rarely experienced so vividly the shunning and shaming, racism and anti-Semitism, but the surprise is how Dr. Ahmed... (read more)

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Hatred's Kingdom: How Saudi Arabia Supports New Global Terrorism
Hatred's Kingdom: How Saudi Arabia Supports New Global Terrorism
by Dore Gold
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Dore Gold, former Israeli Ambassador to the U.N. and internationally known Middle East expert, uses previously unpublished intelligence documents to piece together the links between the current wave of global terrorism--from the World Trade Center to... (read more)

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I Am Nujood, Age 10 and Divorced
I Am Nujood, Age 10 and Divorced
by Nujood Ali
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“I’m a simple village girl who has always obeyed the orders of my father and brothers. Since forever, I have learned to say yes to everything. Today I have decided to say no.”   Forced by her father to marry a man three times her... (read more)

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Inside the Kingdom: My Life in Saudi Arabia
Inside the Kingdom: My Life in Saudi Arabia
by Carmen Bin Ladin
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On September 11, 2001, Carmen Bin Ladin heard the news that the Twin Towers had been struck. She instinctively knew that her brother-in-law was involved in these horrifying acts of terrorism, and her heart went out to America. She also knew that her life... (read more)

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Unshook Till the End of Time: A History of Relations Between Britain and Oman, 1650-1970
Unshook Till the End of Time: A History of Relations Between Britain and Oman, 1650-1970
by Robert Alston
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A landmark book that will be vital to historians of Oman and analysts of the geopolitics of the Persian Gulf. Draws on previously unpublished Foreign Office archive materials. Oman's location at the mouth of the Persian Gulf, pincering oil flows with... (read more)

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Inside the Kingdom: Kings, Clerics, Modernists, Terrorists, and the Struggle for Saudi Arabia
Inside the Kingdom: Kings, Clerics, Modernists, Terrorists, and the Struggle for Saudi Arabia
by Robert Lacey
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"It's all here-Islam, the family tree, a sea of oil and money to match, palace intrigue...This is high drama and an epic tale." -Tom Brokaw Though Saudi Arabia sits on one of the richest oil deposits in the world, it also produced fifteen of the... (read more)

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The Bin Ladens: An Arabian Family in the American Century
The Bin Ladens: An Arabian Family in the American Century
by Steve Coll
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In The Bin Ladens, two- time Pulitzer Prize-winner Steve Coll continues where Ghost Wars left off, shedding new light on one of the most elusive families of the twenty-first century. Rising from a famine-stricken desert into luxury, private compounds... (read more)

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Princess Sultana's Circle
Princess Sultana's Circle
by Jean Sasson
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With Princess Sultana's Circle, the extraordinary story of Princess Sultana continues. The forced marriage of Sultana's niece to a cruel and depraved older man, and Sultana's discovery of the harem of sex slaves kept by a royal cousin, makes this brave... (read more)

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House of Bush, House of Saud: The Secret Relationship Between the World's Two Most Powerful Dynasties
House of Bush, House of Saud: The Secret Relationship Between the World's Two Most Powerful Dynasties
by Craig Unger
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Newsbreaking and controversial -- an award-winning investigative journalist uncovers the thirty-year relationship between the Bush family and the House of Saud and explains its impact on American foreign policy, business, and national security. House of... (read more)

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Inside the Kingdom: My Life in Saudi Arabia
Inside the Kingdom: My Life in Saudi Arabia
by Carmen Bin Ladin
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"The New York Times" bestseller by Osama bin Laden's sister-in-law that provides a penetrating look inside the Bin Laden family, Saudi society, and the treatment of Saudi women is now in paperback with a new chapter.... (read more)

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The Desert Is Alive: Streams of Living Water from Muscat to Marrakech
The Desert Is Alive: Streams of Living Water from Muscat to Marrakech
by David Lundy
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In days of increased concern about terrorism and fundamentalism how inspiring it is to learn that Muslims are coming to Christ in increasing numbers in the Arab WorldThrough stories of Muslim background believers and the stories of tentmakers who often... (read more)

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Princess Sultana's Circle Signed Edition
Princess Sultana's Circle Signed Edition
by Jean Sasson
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With Princess Sultana's Circle, the extraordinary story of Princess Sultana continues. The forced marriage of Sultana's niece to a cruel and depraved older man, and Sultana's discovery of the harem of sex slaves kept by a royal cousin, makes this brave... (read more)

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The Two Faces of Islam: Saudi Fundamentalism and Its Role in Terrorism
The Two Faces of Islam: Saudi Fundamentalism and Its Role in Terrorism
by Stephen Schwartz
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An expose on America's profound ignorance on Islam.... (read more)

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The Sultan's Shadow: One Family's Rule at the Crossroads of East and West
The Sultan's Shadow: One Family's Rule at the Crossroads of East and West
by Christiane Bird
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A story virtually unknown in the West, about two of the Middle East’s most remarkable figures—Oman’s Sultan Said and his rebellious daughter Princess Salme—comes to life in this narrative. From their capital on the sultry African... (read more)

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The Complete Idiot's Guide to Understanding Saudi Arabia (Complete Idiot's Guides)
The Complete Idiot's Guide to Understanding Saudi Arabia (Complete Idiot's Guides)
by Colin Wells
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Some call it a friend to the U.S.; others a foe. Now get the facts on this complex and crucial nation. A detailed and comprehensive overview of this complex Middle Eastern country, this book covers Arabia's early history, the rise of the House of Saud... (read more)

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The New Silk Road: How a Rising Arab World Is Turning Away from the West and Rediscovering China
The New Silk Road: How a Rising Arab World Is Turning Away from the West and Rediscovering China
by Ben Simpfendorfer
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The rise of the Arab world and China are part of the same story, once trading partners via the Silk Road. It isnt a coincidence that Arab traders have returned to China at the same time that China is fast regaining its share of the global economy. This... (read more)

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The King's Messenger: Prince Bandar Bin Sultan and America's Tangled Relationship with Saudi Arabia
The King's Messenger: Prince Bandar Bin Sultan and America's Tangled Relationship with Saudi Arabia
by David Ottaway
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The story of the last thirty years in the complex relationship between the United States and Saudi Arabia centers around its principle actor: Prince Bandar, the controversial longtime Saudi ambassador. “Just how oil, arms, and Allah have served... (read more)

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The Last Refuge: Yemen, Al-Qaeda, and America's War in Arabia
The Last Refuge: Yemen, Al-Qaeda, and America's War in Arabia
by Gregory D. Johnsen
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Far from the battlefields of Iraq and Afghanistan, the United States and al-Qaeda are fighting a clandestine war of drones and suicide bombers in an unforgiving corner of Arabia. The Last Refuge charts the rise, fall, and resurrection of al-Qaeda in... (read more)

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