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Byblos Through the Ages

by Jidejian, Nina

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1968
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Fine
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First Edition
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Beirut: Dar El-Machreq Publishers, 1968 Byblos, one of the oldest continuously inhabited cities in the world, has been a prehistoric fishing village, a Bronze Age commercial center, a Roman resort area, and a Crusader outpost. Its location at the focus of trade and cultural exchange in antiquity made it a truly cosmopolitan city with an importance which reached far beyond… Read more
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Nettles: Poems

by Khoury-Ghata, Venus

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2008
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As New
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First Pbk.Ed..
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9781555974879
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St Paul,MN: Graywolf Press, 2008 Venus Khoury-Ghata is a Lebanese poet and novelist. "In "Nettles" Venus Khoury-Ghata brings her impulses for lyric poetry and for stark narrative together into five enchanting sequences. Each confronts the realities of womanhood, immigration, and cultural conflict with an imagination and history born from both the Arabic and French languages. In a masterly translation by… Read more
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The Hills of Adonis : A Quest in Lebanon.

by Thubron,Colin

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Published
1968
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Very Good
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1st US Edition.
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Boston: Little Brown & Co, 1968 Fascinating account of travels in the mountains of Lebanon in the days before the devastation of the Civil War. 179p. Illus. Bibliography.Index. News clipped review from newspaper pased to ffep, else near fine. 1st US Edition.. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good, Slight Chips.
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From an Antique Land - Ancient and Modern in the Middle East

by Huxley, Julian S

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Published
1956
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Good
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Reprint.
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London: Max Parrish, 1956 The author travelled widely in the Middle East as a member of the General Conference of Unesco held in Beirut in 1948. In this book he notes the physical geography of the region, the resources and development of the various civilizations since prehistoric times, and observes the social economic and political conditions c.1948-1950. Covers Iran Iraq… Read more
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The Hills of Adonis : A Journey in Lebanon.

by Thubron,Colin

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Published
1987
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Very Good
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First Pbk.Ed..
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9780140124064
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London: Penguin, 1987 Fascinating account of travels in the mountains of Lebanon in the days before the devastation of the Civil War. Pbk.201p. Bibliography.Index.. First Pbk.Ed... Trade Paperback. Very Good.
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Lady Hester: Queen Of The East

by Gibb, Lorna

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Published
2005
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Very Good
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1st UK Ed.
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9780571217533
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London: Faber & Faber, 2005 "The enthralling biography of a great British traveller-the tall, headstrong and hugely charismatic Lady Hester Stanhope, who defied social convention to become a powerful figure in the Middle East." 268p. illus. index.. 1st UK Ed.. Hard Cover. Very Good/Fine.
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Desert and the Sown

by Bell,Gertude Lowthian

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Published
1985
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Very Good
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Facsimile Reprint.
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9780860684961
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London: Virago Press, 1985 A travel classic of the Near East, facsimile of the edition published by Heinemann 1907 with a new introduction by Sarah Graham-Brown. 347p. illus map.. Facsimile Reprint.. Soft Cover. Very Good.
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The Hills of Adonis : A Journey in Lebanon.

by Thubron,Colin

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Published
1987
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First Pbk.Ed..
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9780140124071
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London: Penguin, 1987 Fascinating account of travels in the mountains of Lebanon in the days before the devastation of the Civil War. Pbk.201p. Bibliography.Index.. First Pbk.Ed... Trade Paperback. Very Good.
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