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The Much Too Promised Land: America's Elusive Search for Arab-Israeli Peace

Aaron David Miller

For nearly twenty years, Aaron David Miller has played a central role in U.S. efforts to broker Arab-Israeli peace as an advisor to presidents, secretaries of state, and national security advisors. Without partisanship or finger-pointing, Miller records... (read more)

Iran and Persia
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Ahmadinejad: The Secret History of Iran's Radical Leader

Kasra Naji

"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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Hell Is Over: Voices of the Kurds After Saddam, an Oral History

Mike Tucker

As Saddam Hussein goes to trial, a chilling testimony to his unrelenting brutality.... (read more)

General History
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After Iraq: Anarchy and Renewal in the Middle East

Gwynne Dyer

“The Iraqi state that was formed in the aftermath of the First World War has come to an end. Its successor state is struggling to be born in an environment of crises and chaos.” ---Ali Allawi, Iraqs former Minister of Defense Allawi is not... (read more)

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In Your Eyes a Sandstorm: Ways of Being Palestinian

Arthur Neslen

"In this impossible task of representation, Arthur Neslen writes a book that is impossible to put down. In Your Eyes a Sandstorm is where Joyce's The Dubliners meets Howard Zinn's A Peoples History. Thrilling, compassionate, and unflinching narratives... (read more)

T.E. Lawrence
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Seven Pillars of Wisdom

T E Lawrence

The World Literature series reproduces the greatest books the world over with only the highest production standards. History, philosophy, psychology, political theory, fiction, and ancient texts are now accessible to everyone at an extremely affordable... (read more)

Travel Accounts
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Honeymoon in Purdah: An Iranian Journey

Alison Wearing

With a love of travel, Alison Wearing invites us to journey with her to Iran--a country that few Westerners have a chance to see. Traveling with a male friend, in the guise of a couple on their honeymoon, Wearing set out on her own at every available... (read more)

Arabian Peninsula
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The Bin Ladens: An Arabian Family in the American Century

Steve Coll

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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