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Comparative Studies on Muslim Societies #23: Nationalism & the Genealogical Imagination: Oral History
Comparative Studies on Muslim Societies #23: Nationalism & the Genealogical Imagination: Oral History
by Andrew Shryock
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"Shryock's argument is as important for the understanding of historiography and national identity in the contemporary Middle East as was Benedict Anderson's discussion of 'print capitalism' for the emergence of national identities in early modern Europe."... (read more)

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Kill Khalid: The Failed Mossad Assassination of Khalid Mishal and the Rise of Hamas
Kill Khalid: The Failed Mossad Assassination of Khalid Mishal and the Rise of Hamas
by Paul Mcgeough
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"[It was] all very James Bond. One country needs the antidote held by another, to treat an illness it doesn't understand. The clock's ticking...so the king calls the White House."'"Robert Malley, former senior Clinton administration adviserLittle public... (read more)

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Leap of Faith: Memoirs of an Unexpected Life
Leap of Faith: Memoirs of an Unexpected Life
by Queen Noor
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Leap of Faith is the dramatic and inspiring story of an American woman's remarkable journey into the heart of a man and his nation. Born into a distinguished Arab-American family and raised amid privilege, Lisa Halaby joined the first freshman class... (read more)

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Queen Noor Memoirs of an Unexpected Life
Queen Noor Memoirs of an Unexpected Life
by Queen Noor
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Dramatic and inspiring story of a strong Arab -American woman who married the most eligible bachelor in the world, King Hussein of Jordan. She speaks honestly about the challenges she faced and of her successful struggle to create a role for herself as a... (read more)

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Leap of Faith: Memoirs of an Unexpected Life
Leap of Faith: Memoirs of an Unexpected Life
by Queen Noor
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Sharing a personal perspective on the past three decades of world history, Queen Noor talks frankly of the many challenges of her life as wife and partner to the monarch, providing an intimate portrait of the late King and a moving account of their... (read more)

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Lion of Jordan: The Life of King Hussein in War and Peace (Vintage)
Lion of Jordan: The Life of King Hussein in War and Peace (Vintage)
by Avi Shlaim
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The first major account of the life of an extraordinary soldier and statesman, King Hussein of Jordan. Throughout his long reign (1953—1999), Hussein remained a dominant figure in Middle Eastern politics and a consistent proponent of peace with... (read more)

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Our Last Best Chance: A Story of War and Peace
Our Last Best Chance: A Story of War and Peace
by King Abdullah Ii Of Jordan
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A call for peace by the most dynamic leader of the Arab world. At a time of unprecedented upheaval in the Middle East, King Abdullah II of Jordan is almost unique in enjoying widespread popular support. He is the ultimate modern-day monarch, as... (read more)

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Lion of Jordan: The Life of King Hussein in War and Peace
Lion of Jordan: The Life of King Hussein in War and Peace
by Avi Shlaim
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During his long reign (1953-1999), King Hussein of Jordan was one of the most dominant figures in Middle Eastern politics and a consistent proponent of peace with Israel. This is the first major account of his life, written with access to his official... (read more)

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King Hussein of Jordan: A Political Life
King Hussein of Jordan: A Political Life
by Nigel Ashton
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A towering figure in the history of Jordan, King Hussein reigned for nearly half a century, from his grandfathers assassination in 1953 to his own death in 1999. In this fascinating biography, Nigel Ashton recounts the eventful life of the king who not... (read more)

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King's Counsel: A Memoir of War, Espionage, and Diplomacy in the Middle East
King's Counsel: A Memoir of War, Espionage, and Diplomacy in the Middle East
by Jack Oconnell
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Jack O'Connell possessed an uncanny ability to be at the center of things. On his arrival in Jordan in 1958, he unraveled a coup aimed at the young King Hussein, who would become America's most reliable Middle East ally. Over time, their bond of trust... (read more)

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Dancing with Saddam: The Strategic Tango of Jordanian-Iraqi Relations
Dancing with Saddam: The Strategic Tango of Jordanian-Iraqi Relations
by David Schenker
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David Schenker, an expert in Middle Eastern politics, explores the complex nature of Jordanian-Iraqi relations and the extent to which deep historical, ethnic, economic, and political ties between the two states could provide the key to Iraqs... (read more)

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Burned Alive: A Victim of the Law of Men
Burned Alive: A Victim of the Law of Men
by Souad
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I suddenly felt a cold liquid running over my head and instantly I was on fire. It is like a movie that has been speeded up, images racing past. I start to run in the garden, barefoot. I slap my hair, I scream. I feel my dress billow out behind me. Was... (read more)

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A Bridge Across the Jordan
A Bridge Across the Jordan
by Adaia Shumsky
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Theirs was an unlikely but inspiring friendship. One was born of humble origins in Jerusalem, the other of royal lineage in Mecca. One was a craftsman, the other a king. One was Jewish, the other a devout Muslim. One was born imbued with the ideals of... (read more)

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Jordan, Rev. Ed.
Jordan, Rev. Ed.
by Vartan M Amadouny
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Describes works on all aspects of Jordan, including social conditions, anthropology, women's studies, the legal system, the environment, and relations between Jordan and the Palestinians. Includes a substantial introductory overview with much material... (read more)

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Soldier With the Arabs
Soldier With the Arabs
by John Glubb
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Roll Jordan Roll Life Story of River Its
Roll Jordan Roll Life Story of River Its
by Robert John
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Shaping of an Arab Statesman
Shaping of an Arab Statesman
by Patrick Seale
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Art & History of Jordan English Edition
Art & History of Jordan English Edition
by Francesca Casule
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