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The Battle for Justice in Palestine
The Battle for Justice in Palestine
by Ali Abunimah
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Efforts to achieve a “two-state solution” have finally collapsed; the struggle for justice in Palestine is at a crossroads. As Israel and its advocates lurch toward greater extremism, many ask where the struggle is headed. This book offers a... (read more)

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Lakhmids of Hira Sons of the Water of Heaven
Lakhmids of Hira Sons of the Water of Heaven
by Yasmine Zahran
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The first Lakhmids are thought to have emigrated from Yemen in the second century. Establishing their empire across what is now Iraq and Syria, and bordering the lands of the Persians and the Ottomans, the Lakhmids were a major force among the great pre-... (read more)

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The Invention of the Land of Israel: From Holy Land to Homeland
The Invention of the Land of Israel: From Holy Land to Homeland
by Shlomo Sand
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What is a homeland and when does it become a national territory? Why have so many people been willing to die for such places throughout the twentieth century? What is the essence of the Promised Land? Following the acclaimed and controversial The... (read more)

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The Unlikely Settler
The Unlikely Settler
by Lipika Pelham
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During our fifth year in Jerusalem, I was faced with a dilemma: where to give birth to our third child. In London, where my two older children were born and where my husband wanted me to go? In Bethlehem, because my friends recommended the Holy Family... (read more)

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A Sliver of Light: Three Americans Imprisoned in Iran
A Sliver of Light: Three Americans Imprisoned in Iran
by Shane Bauer
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Three young Americans captured by Iranian forces and held in captivity for two years tell their story. In summer 2009, Shane Bauer, Joshua Fattal, and Sarah Shourd were hiking in Iraqi Kurdistan when they unknowingly crossed into Iran and... (read more)

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Menachem Begin: The Battle for Israel's Soul
Menachem Begin: The Battle for Israel's Soul
by Daniel Gordis
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Introduction   One of my most vivid college memories is of Menachem Begin. It was November 1977, the first semester of my freshman year. The radio was on, and I heard the news that President Anwar Sadat of Egypt had accepted Prime Minister Begin... (read more)

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Faisal I of Iraq
Faisal I of Iraq
by Ali A. Allawi
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Born in 1883, King Faisal I of Iraq was a seminal figure not only in the founding of the state of Iraq but also in the making of the modern Middle East. In all the tumult leading to the dissolution of the Ottoman Empire and the establishment of new Arab... (read more)

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The Lost Spring: U.S. Policy in the Middle East and Catastrophes to Avoid
The Lost Spring: U.S. Policy in the Middle East and Catastrophes to Avoid
by Walid Phares
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One of the greatest unanswered  questions  after the massive and violent changes that hit the Middle East in 2011, known  to some as the “Arab  Spring” and to others as the “Islamist Winter,” is how the West... (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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Madam Ataturk: A Biography
Madam Ataturk: A Biography
by Ipek Calislar
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"Sumptuous, surprising, and profound."—Orhan Pamuk Mustafa Kemal Atatürk is hailed as one of the most charismatic political leaders of the twentieth century, but little is known today about his one and only wife, Latife Hanim. A... (read more)

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Brokers of Deceit: How the US Has Undermined Peace in the Middle East
Brokers of Deceit: How the US Has Undermined Peace in the Middle East
by Rashid Khalidi
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An examination of the failure of the United States as a broker in the Palestinian-Israeli peace process, through three key historical moments   For more than seven decades the conflict between Israel and the Palestinian people has raged on with no... (read more)

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