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Arabic Thought in the Liberal Age 1798-1939

by Albert Hourani

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Published
1967
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Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
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Second Printing
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London, New York, Toronto: Oxford University Press, 1967. Second Printing. Hardcover. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 22.5 x 14 cm. Octavo. 403pp. Red boards in dust jacket. Originally published in 1962, this second printing with corrections done in 1967. Fading and some edgewear to jacket spine.
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The Heritage of Oman

by Peter Vine

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Published
1995
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Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
ISBN
9781898162407
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Immel Publishing, 1995. Hardcover. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 30 x 21.5 cm. Quarto. 232pp. Navy blue cloth in dust jacket. Many photographs. Nice copy.
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Emergence of Qatar : The Turbulent Years 1627-1916

by Habibur Rahman

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Published
2006
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Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
ISBN
9780710312136
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London and New York: Kegan Paul, 2006. Hardcover. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 24 x 16 cm. Octavo. 282pp. Burgundy boards in dust jacket. Light edgewear.
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Sketches From Eastern History

by Theodor Noldeke

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Published
1892
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Very Good
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London and Edinburgh: Adam and Charles Black, 1892. Hardcover. Very Good. 23 x 14.5 cm. Octavo. 288pp. Bound in green boards. Translated by John Sutherland Black. Corners are bumped. Foxing to the first and last few pages. Musty aroma. Essays include: "Some characteristics of the Semitc Race", "The Koran", "Islam", "Caliph Mansur", "A Servile War in the East",… Read more
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Nation & Ideology: Essays in honor of Wayne S. Vucinich

by Ivo Banac; John G. Ackerman; Roman Szporluk

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Published
1981
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Very Good in Good dust jacketh
ISBN
9780914710899
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$25.00

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East European Monographs, Boulder Distributed by Columbia University Press New York, 1981. Hardcover. Very Good in Good dust jacketh. 22 x 15 cm. Octavo. 479pp. Blue cloth in dust jacket. Some shelf wear and small closed tears to the jacket. East European Monographs, No. LCV." This book contains 21 original articles written to honor a noted and beloved… Read more
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The Origins of Kuwait

by B. J. Slot

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Published
1998
Condition
Very Good in Good dust jacket
Edition
Enlarged second edition
ISBN
9789990632002
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$30.00

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Kuwait: Center for Research and Studies on Kuwait, 1998. Enlarged second edition. Hardcover. Very Good in Good dust jacket. 30 x 22.5 cm. Quarto. 187pp. 80 plates. Red boards in dust jacket. Some shelf wear to the jacket. There is some creasing to the laminate on the jacket. Originally published in 1991, this enlarged second edition done in… Read more
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Remembering and Imagining Palestine: Identity and Nationalism from the Crusades to the Present

by Haim Gerber

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Published
2008
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Fine
Edition
First edition
ISBN
9780230537019
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Palgrave Macmillan, 2008. First edition. Hardcover. Fine. 22.5 x 14 cm. Octavo. 243pp. Bound in glossy boards, no jacket as issued.
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American Interests in Syria 1800-1901; A Study of Educational, Literary and Religious work

by A. L. Tibawi

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Published
1966
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Near Fine in Very Good dust jakcet
Edition
First edition
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$75.00

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Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1966. First edition. Hardcover. Near Fine in Very Good dust jakcet. 22.5 x 14.5 cm. Octavo. 333pp. Navy blue cloth in dust jacket. Some edgewear and 3 closed tears to the spine of the jacket. The American interests here studied are cultural and religious, and activities in these fields had three major consequences: the establishment… Read more
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An Arab's Journey to Colonial Spanish America: The Travels of Elias al-Mûsili in the Seventeenth Century

by Caesar E. Farah [translator]

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Published
2003
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As New
ISBN
9780815607908
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New York: Syracuse University Press,, 2003. Hardcover. As New. Hardcover copy in dust jacket. Still in original shrink wrap. Middle East Literature In Translation series.
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Eastern Arabian Frontiers

by J. B. Kelly

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Published
1964
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Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket
Edition
First American Edition
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New York: Frederick A. Praeger, 1964. First American Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket. 22 x 14.5 cm. Octavo. 319pp. Blue cloth in dust jacket. Light edgewear to the jacket.
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The Qashqa'i Nomads of Fars

by Pierre Oberling

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Published
1974
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Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket
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Paris: Mouton, 1974. Hardcover. Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket. 24.5 x 16 cm. Octavo. 277pp 3 ads. Orange cloth in dust jacket. Some soiling to the jacket. Near and Middle East Monographs VI. The Qashq'i tribal confederacy of the province of Fars is one of the largest nomadic groups to be found in present-day Iran. Mostly… Read more
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New Arabian Studies 5

by G. Rex Smith; J. R. Smith; J. R. Smart; B. R. Pridham

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Published
2000
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Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
ISBN
9780859896450
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University of Exeter Press, 2000. Hardcover. Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 24 x 15.5 cm. Octavo. xiii 189pp. Green cloth in dust jacket.
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The Kurdish War

by David Adamson

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Published
1964
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Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
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New York and Washington: Frederick A. Praeger, 1964. Hardcover. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 22.5 x 14 cm. Octavo. 215pp. Photographs. Brown cloth in dust jacket. Some shelf wear to the jacket. Small stain to foredge.
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The Sultan's Yemen; Nineteenth-Century Challenges to Ottoman Rule

by Caesar E. Farah

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Published
2002
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Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
ISBN
9781860647673
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$55.00

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London and New York: I. B. Tauris, 2002. Hardcover. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 22.5 x 14.5 cm. Octavo. 392pp. Blue cloth in dust jacket. The Library of Ottoman Studies Volume 1. In the 19th century, when the Ottoman Empire restored direct rule over Yemen, the resulting turmoil came to threaten the security of the entire… Read more
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Arab Rediscovery of Europe; A Study in Cultural Encounters

by Ibrahim Abu-Lughod

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Published
1963
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Princeton, New Jersey: Princeton University Press, 1963. Hardcover. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 22 x 14.5 cm. Octavo. x 188pp. Red cloth in dust jacket. Light rubbing to the edges of the jacket. Nice copy. Oriental Studies Series Number 22.
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My Russian and Turkish Journals

by Hariot Lady Dufferin The Dowager Marchioness of Dufferin and Ava

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Published
1916
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Very Good
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London: John Murray, 1916. Hardcover. Very Good. 22.5 x 15 cm. Octavo.350pp. Bound in blue cloth. Illustrated. Some toning to the spine. Previous owner's gift inscription on front free endpaper. Foxing to foredges and first and last few pages. Back corner of cover bumped.
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Oman Under Qaboos; From Coup to Constitution, 1970-1996

by Calvin Allen, Jr; W. Lynn Rigsbee, II

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Published
2000
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Fine in Fine dust jacket
ISBN
9780714650012
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London and Portland, OR: Frank Cass, 2000. Hardcover. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 24 x 16 cm. Octavo. 251pp. Green cloth in dust jacket. "In this detailed examination of Oman under Qaboos, Calvin Allen and Lynn Rigsbee analyse political, military, economic, social and foreign policy development since 1970 with a focus on two themes: the continuity between the… Read more
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The Cambridge History of Islam Volume I The Central Islamic Lands

by P. M. Holt; Ann K. S. Lambton; Bernard Lewis

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Published
1970
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Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket
Edition
First edition
ISBN
9780521075671
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Cambridge University Press, 1970. First edition. Hardcover. Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket. 23 x 15.5 cm. Thick octavo. 815pp. Green cloth in price clipped dust jacket. Light edgewear to the jacket.
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Heraclius Emperor of Byzantium

by Walter E. Kaegi

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Published
2003
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Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
Edition
First edition
ISBN
9780521814591
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$75.00

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Cambridge University Press, 2003. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 23.5 x 15.5 cm. Octavo. 359pp. Black cloth in dust jacket. Corners are lightly bumped. Nice copy. This book evaluates the life and empire of the pivotal yet controversial Byzantine emperor Heraclius (ad. 610-641), a contemporary of the Prophet Muhammad. His stormy war-torn reign… Read more
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Four Centuries of Modern Iraq

by Stephen Hemsley Longrigg

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Published
1968
Condition
Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket
Edition
Reprint
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Gregg International Publishers Limited, 1968. Reprint. Hardcover. Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket. 22.5 x 15 cm. Octavo. 378pp. Navy blue cloth in dust jacket. First published by Oxford in 1925, this reprint done by Gregg in 1968. Light soiling to the jacket. Back corners of boards lightly bumped.
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