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Chronicle of a Utopia: The Templers in the Holy Land 1868-1948

By Turel, Sara (ed.)

Tel Aviv: Eretz Israel Museum, 2006. 1st edition. pictorial boards. As New. quarto. 149 + 43pp., colour & b/w plates, text ills., maps, appends., bibliog., index, During the second half of the 19th Century, a handful of courageous German, Austrian & Russian Christians, members of the Temple Society, established flourishing settlements & made a significant contribution to the development of the Holy Land. Exhibition Catalogue. Dual Text HEBREW / ENGLISH

$84.00

History of the City of Gaza: From the Earliest Times to the Present Day

By Meyer, Martin A.

New York: The Columbia University Press, 1907. 1st edition. hardback in original cloth. Nice copy. octavo. xiii + 182pp., index, Columbia University Oriental Studies. Vol. V. Neat ownership signature & minor wear to boards & edge of text block o/w a very good copy of the first edition. Scarce

$140.00

The Land of Israel: A Journal of Travels in Palestine undertaken with special Reference to its physical Character

By Tristram, H. B.

London: Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge, 1865. 1st edition. hardback in decorated cloth. Very Good. octavo. xx + 651pp., colour frontis., engraved plates, text ills., maps, indexes, Inc. 2 large fold-out maps & 4 colour chromolithographic plates. Re-backed retaining original decorated boards & spine. Scarce

$189.00

The Ethnic Cleansing of Palestine

By Pappe, Ilan

Oxford: Oneworld Publications, 2007. reprint. hardback with dust jacket. As New. octavo. xviii + 313pp., b/w plates, text ills., maps, notes, bibliog., index, By the noted Israeli historian. Neat ownership details o/w nice copy

$36.40

Palestine: A Personal History

By Sabbagh, Karl

London: Atlantic Books, 2006. 1st edition. hardback with dust jacket. Nice copy. octavo. xii + 366pp., b/w plates, maps, notes, reading list, index, Based on his familyÕs history, Ôa shocking and poignant history of what was, and may yet become again, Palestine.Õ Neat ownership details o/w nice copy

$33.60

Memories of Palestine: Narratives about Life in the Templer Communities 1869-1948

By [Temple Society, Australia]

Melbourne: Temple Society, Australia, 2005. 1st edition. softback with stiff wrappers. Nice copy. octavo. 544pp., b/w plates, text ills., maps, indexes, During the second half of the 19th Century, a handful of courageous German Christians, members of the Temple Society, established flourishing settlements & made a significant contribution to the development of the Holy Land. These are reminiscences by 46 descendants who made their home in Australia. Scarce

$70.00

The Druze

By Betts, Robert Brenton

New Haven: Yale U. P., 1988. 3rd printing. softback with stiff wrappers. Nice copy. octavo. xiv + 161 + (16)pp., b/w plates, maps, appends., bibliog., index, First complete account of the Druze

$21.00

From Babel to Dragomans, Interpreting the Middle East

By Lewis, Bernard

London: Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 2004. 1st edition. hardback with dust jacket. Nice copy. octavo. xiv + 438pp.,

$21.00

Class, State and Agricultural Productivity in Egypt: Study of the Inverse Relationship between Farm Size and Land Productivity

By Dyer, Graham

London: Frank Cass, 1997. 1st edition. hardback with dust jacket. As New. octavo. xvii + 209pp., appends., bibliog., indexes, Library of Peasant Studies No. 15

$63.00

Old Kuwait: Memories in Photographs

By Al-Hiji, Yacoub Y.

Almansouria: Center for Research and Studies on Kuwait, 2001. 1st ed. thus. softback with stiff wrappers. As New. small folio. 255pp., b/w pls., Dual Text: ARABIC / ENGLISH

$33.60

The Middle East: 2000 Years of History from the Rise of Christianity to the Present Day

By Lewis, Bernard

London: Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 1995. 1st edition. hardback with dust jacket. Nice copy. octavo. xiv + 433pp., b/w pls., maps, bibliog., index, Scarce hardcover edition

$42.00

The Ethnic Composition of Afghanistan: A Six Year Survey and Research (1991-1996)

Peshawar: Khatiz Organisation for Rehabilitation, 1999. 1st edition. softback with stiff wrappers. Nice copy. octavo. viii + 68pp., text ills., maps, Ethnically 62.7 % Pakhtana; 12% Tajik; 9% Hazara; 6% Uzbek; 2.69% Turkmen; 2.68%. Aimaq. Scarce

$49.00

Iran: The Socio-Economic Analysis of a Dependent Capitalist State

By Jazani, B.

(India): FARYAD Organisatio of Iranian Students in India, c.1975. 1st ed. thus. card covers. Nice copy. small octavo. 100pp., Bizhan Jazani, a founding member of the organisation of the Iranian People's Fedai Guerillas, wrote this book in prison and originally published in Iran in 1973 He was murdered in prison by the Shah's SAVAK

$49.00

The Changing Patterns of the Middle East

By Rondot, Pierre

London: Chatto & Windus, 1961. 1st edition. hardback in original cloth. Nice copy. octavo. 221pp., appends., index, Essentially a warning of the dangers of Zionism

$33.60

Forbidden Love, A Harrowing True Story of Love and Revenge in Jordan

By Khouri, Norma

Sydney: Bantam Books, 2003. 1st edition / 1st printing. softback with stiff wrappers. Nice copy. octavo. 211pp., This title was recalled & pulped when its doubtful nature was revealed. Scarce first printing

$22.40

City of Abraham: History, Myth and Memory: A Journey through Hebron

By Platt, Edward

London: Picador, 2012. 1st edition. card covers. As New. octavo. 443pp., b/w pls., index, Advanced Reading Copy

$33.60

Blood & Oil: Memoirs of a Persian Prince

By Farmanfarmaian, Manucher & Roxane

London: Prion, 1997. 1st edition. hardback with dust jacket. As New. octavo. xxv + 514pp., b/w pls., maps, appendix, index, Prince Manucher Farmanfarmaian is a scion of Iran's most aristocratic family. He was the Shah's oil minister and fled Iran when his entire family was banned by Khomeini. Born into his father's harem, with 35 brothers & sisters, one of whom married the head of Iran's Communist Party, another killed by the Shah, He was the principal government negotiator with the British-owned Anglo-Iranian Oil Company until its nationalisation by Mossadeq (Farmanfarmaian's cousin) in 1951. Farmanfarmaian and his journalist daughter Roxane have written a memoir which is also a history of modern Iran, told by one of the principal members of the establishmentÕ

$33.60

Building a Successful Palestinian State

By Shine, Kenneth I. (ed.)

Santa Monica: RAND Corporation, 2005. 1st edition. softback with stiff wrappers. New book. octavo. xliv + 407pp., col. maps, appends., bibliog., index, Produced by the RAND Palestinian State Study Team

$36.40

The Middle East, 1914-1979

By Fraser, T. G.

London: Edward Arnold, 1980. 1st edition. softback with stiff wrappers. As New. small octavo. 205pp., index, Documents of Modern History Series

$14.00

Picturing Iran: Art, Society and Revolution

By Balaghi, Shiva & Gumpert, Lynn (eds.)

London: I. B. Tauris, 2002. 1st edition. softback with stiff wrappers. Nice copy. large octavo. 143pp., col. & b/w pls., Light wear to wrappers o/w a nice copy

$91.00

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