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Judgements of the Israel Supreme Court: Fighting terrorism Within the Law

by Barak, Aharan

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[Jerusalem]: Israel Supreme Court. Soft Cover. Fine. 12mo. [2005?] Paperback, 210pp. Light creasing at lower corner of front cover, o/w about fine. Examples of cases in Israeli Supreme Court on Warefare and Humanitarian Matters, Detention, Methods of Interrogation, Recent Judgements, and other cases on the subject ofTerrorism and Human Rights.
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Hittite Art, 2300 - 750 B.C.

by Vieyra, Maurice

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Published
1955
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London: Alec Tiranti Ltd, 1955. Hard Cover. Fine/Very Good. 12mo. Full black cloth, white lettering to spine. B&W map frontis. vi, 92 pp., [104] pp. B&W plates, 122 reproductions in total. Addenda and Corrigenda tipped-in to Contents page. Bookplate of C.B. Farrar to front pastedown. Ink notations to head of rear pastedown. Dust jacket lightly worn to extremities,… Read more
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Walking Isreal: A Personal Search for the Soul of a Nation

by Fletcher, Martin

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2010
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Near Fine
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1st Edition
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New York: Thomas Dunne Books, 2010. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8o. First edition stated. Full black cloth. 305 pp. B&W maps in-text + [16] pp. B&W plates of photos. Bruising to spine ends, head of front board, and lower corner of rear board. Front board slightly bowed. Dust jacket lightly bumped to extremities, else fine.… Read more
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The Quest for the Red Prince

by Bar-Zohar, Michael and Eitan Haber

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Published
1983
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Near Fine
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1st American Edition
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New York: William Morrow and Company, 1983. 1st American Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo. Quarter grey cloth over grey paper boards. 232 pp. Light bumps to spine ends. Dust jacket lightly bumped to extremities, a few very small stains. The inside story of Israel's relentless manhunt for one of the world's deadliest and most wanted Arab… Read more
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God's Terrorists: The Wahhabi Cult and the Hidden Roots of Modern Jihad

by Allen, Charles

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Published
2006
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Near Fine
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1st Edition
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London: Little, Brow, 2006. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo. Full green cloth. xv, 349 pp. [16] pp. B&W photo plates. Small patch of fading to foot of front board, else fine. Dust jacket lightly bumped to extremities, else fine. Here, told for the first time, is the astonishing history of Wahhabism, the guiding ideology behind… Read more
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My Home, My Land: A Narrative of the Palestinian Struggle

by Iyad, Abu with Eric Rouleau

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Published
1981
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Very Good
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New York: Times Books, 1981. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo. Translation by Linda Butler Koseoglu. Quarter black cloth, orange paper boards. xiv, 235 pp. Sunning to top and tail edges of boards. Light foxing to edges of text block. Dust jacket is price clipped, chipped to spine foot, a few small spots of wear, lightly bumped to… Read more
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Poets and Pahlevans: A Journey Into the Heart of Iran

by Di Cinto, Marcello

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2006
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Fine
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1st Edition
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Toronto: Alfred A. Knopf Canada, 2006. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo. First edition stated, full number line. Full aqua cloth. 294 pp. Fine condition. "The worlds of poetry and Persian wrestling intersect in this captivating book. It's a journey spiced with sweat and the scent of saffron." - Will Ferguson, Canadian journalist and author; from the front… Read more
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The Plight of Palestinians: A Long History of Destruction

by Cook, William A (Editor)

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2010
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First Edition
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New York: Palgrave MacMillan, 2010. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/No Jacket. 8vo. Orig. illustrated boards. xxiii, 275pp. Spine ends bumped, but o/w near fine. A collection of essays on the human tragedy taking place in Palestine, and 'the slow, methodocial genocide taking place in Palestine beginning in the 1940s.'.
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The Last Shack

by Amitai, Dov; Amitai, Shulamit [translator]

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Published
1987
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Very Good
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Israel: The Cultural and Art Department of the Regional Council "Yoav" and Kibbutz Gal-On, 1987. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 10.5" x 10.5" SIGNED and dated with inscription to ffep. Translated from the Hebrew by the author's wife, with text in English and Hebrew. Light green cloth boards, Hebrew title stamped in black to spine. Unpaginated, approx. 74… Read more
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Cassell's History of the War in Soudan

by Grant, James

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London: Cassell & Company. Hardcover. Near Fine/No Jacket. 4to. [1885-1886] Six Volumes in Two. Handsomely rebound in modern calf-backed boards over blue buckram, red leather spine labels with rised bands and decorative compartments, marbled edges, viii, 192pp; viii, 192pp; viii, 192pp; viii, 192pp; viii, 192pp; viii, 192pp. Illustrated with 30 engraved plates and line drawings. Light staining and… Read more
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Bitter Roots, Tender Shoots: The Uncertain Fate of Afghanistan's Women

by Armstrong, Sally

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Published
2008
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1st Edition
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Toronto: Viking Canada, 2008. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo. SIGNED with inscription from author to title page. Yellow paper boards. 276 p.p., [16] p.p. B&W photo plates. Some light bumping to edges and spine ends of boards and dust jacket, else a fine copy.
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The Story of Israel in Stamps

by Shamir, Maxim and Gabriel

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Published
1969
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New York: Sabra Books, 1969. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good. 12mo (large). Mustard yellow cloth boards, black lettering to spine. Pictorial endpapers with stamps. 75 p.p. Fully illustrated in colour. Bruising to spine foot. Dust jacket has some edge wear, some creasing and a few short tears. Colourful and exciting Israel stamps find their way into the homes… Read more
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Both Sides Now: A Twenty-five Year Encounter with Arabs and Israelis

by Slonim, Reuben

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Published
1972
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Very Good
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1st Edition
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Toronto/Vancouver: Clarke, Irwin & Company, 1972. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. 8vo. SIGNED by author to title page. Full number line. Black cloth boards, gilt lettering to spine. viii, 176 p.p. [4] p.p. B&W photographs. Spine is creased and tilted, rubbing to corners and spine ends. Dust jakcet worn and bumped at edges. Small chips to spine… Read more
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Iamblichi Babyloniacorum Reliquiae

by Habrich, Elmar

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Published
1960
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Lipsiae: Aedibvus B.G. Tevbneri, 1960. Hardcover. Near Fine/No Jacket. 8vo. Orig. orange cloth, xii, 83pp. Light fading to boards, small stains to top edge and rear board, o/w near fine.
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King Abdullah, Britain and the making of Jordan

by Wilson, Mary C.

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Published
1990
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Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1990. Soft Cover. Near Fine. 8vo. Cambridge Middle East Library. Soft cover. xxii, 289 p.p. B&W maps and photos. Slight bumping to corners and curling to front cover, scuff to tail edge, else a fine copy. King Abdullah played an active role in the partition of Palestine and, as a result, he has always… Read more
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Anthology of Islamic Literature, From the Rise of Islam to Modern Times

by Kritzeck, James [editor]

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Published
1964
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New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1964. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo. Orange cloth boards with black stamped lettering to spine, gilt device to boards. Top edge red. Patterned endpapers. vii, [6], 379 p.p. Light rubbing to spine ends and corners, a little foxing to fore edge. Text clean. Dust jacket lightly soiled to joints and edges,… Read more
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Babylon

by Champdor, Albert; Coult, Elsa (translator)

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Published
1958
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London: Elek Books, 1958. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo. Ancient Cities and Temples Series. Translated from the French. 184 p.p. Black cloth boards with gilt lettering to spine. Spine heel lightly bumped, else a fine copy. Dust jacket Bookplate of C.B. Farrar. Endpapers are B&W maps of the cities of Ancient Mesopotamia. Ink annotation to head of… Read more
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The Rubaiyat of Umar Khaiyam

by Nicolas, J.B. (original French); Baron Corvo, Frederic (translator),; Khayyam, Omar

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Published
1925
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Near Fine
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Boston: Small, Maynard & Company, 1925. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good. Carr, Hamzeh. 8vo (super). Together with a reprint of the French text. Facing translations. Edited with notes and a comparative study of the original texts, and an introduction by Edward Heron Allen. With sixteen illustrations in colour incl. frontis. 193 p.p. Original illustrated beige cloth with gilt… Read more
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Modern Arabic Literature

by Allen, Roger (Compiler and Editor)

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Published
1987
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New York: The Ungar Publishing Company, 1987. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good. 8vo (medium). From "A Library of Literary Criticism" Series, edited by Rita Stein. xxxiii, 370 p.p. Orange cloth boards with black spine labels and silver titling. Light bumping and rubbing to spine ends, and rubbing to corners. One small spot of wear to head of… Read more
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A Nation of Lions...Chained: An Arab Looks at America

by Mehdi, Mohammad T.

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Published
1962
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San Francisco: New World Press, 1962. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good. 8vo. Signed copy. 177 p.p. Beige publisher's cloth with black titling. Light bumping to spine ends. Illustrated dust jacket. Dust jacket spine ends bumped, light soiling. Offsetting to RFEP. Laid-in Arabic facsimiles, order form for New World Press, and a review of the work.
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