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The Egyptian Peasant

by Ayrout, Henry Habib

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1963
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Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket lightly sunned and rubbed, "S. J." inked on front jacket panel.
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Reprint
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Boston: The Beacon Press. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket lightly sunned and rubbed, "S. J." inked on front jacket panel.. 1963. Reprint. Hardcover. Translated from the French by John Alden Williams. Foreword by Chester Bowles. Introduction by Monroe Berger. Cloth-backed boards. Photos, maps, bibliography, glossary. Reprint of this book first published in France in … Read more
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Ferdousi: His Life, His Personality and His Work

by Sadiq, H. E. Dr. Issa

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Published
1945
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Very Good; Covers sunned and worn at edges.
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Tehran, Iran: British Council. Very Good; Covers sunned and worn at edges.. 1945. Softcover. A public lecture given by Sadiq at the Anglo-Persian Institute, Tehran, 2 December, 1945. Blue printed wraps. Text in English and Persian/Farsi. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .
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Communism in Israel: Information Papers Number 4

by Sayegh, Fayez A.

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Published
1958
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Very Good; Covers lightly soiled, red letter G inked on front cover.
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NY: Arab Information Center. Very Good; Covers lightly soiled, red letter G inked on front cover.. 1958. Softcover. Printed stapled gray card covers. Discusses Communist-Marxist forces inside Israel and Soviet-Israeli relations. Embossed owner stamp of Percy L. Greaves, Jr on title page. Greaves was an economist and 1980 American presidential candidate. ; 12mo 7" - 7½"… Read more
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Between Niger and Nile

by Toynbee, Arnold

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Published
1965
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Very Good in Good dust jacket; Boards lightly rubbed and rounded, jacket lightly soiled, scuffed and chipped at edges.
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First Edition
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London: Oxford University Press. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Boards lightly rubbed and rounded, jacket lightly soiled, scuffed and chipped at edges.. 1965. First Edition. Hardcover. Numerous black and white photographs. The distinguished historian's account of his early 1960s travels through the Middle East and Northern Africa. ; 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall; 133 pages… Read more
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The Soul of Egypt: The Charm and Needs of the Land of the Nile

by Boutros, Allison Douglas

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Published
1936
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Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Pages toned, jacket lightly soiled and edgeworn.
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London: Marshall, Morgan & Scott. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Pages toned, jacket lightly soiled and edgeworn.. 1936. Hardcover. Brown illustrated cloth. Frontispiece illustration by Maude MacLaren. Illustrated dust jacket. A look at history and culture of Egypt. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 126 pages .
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Care Amidst Chaos: The Story of the Medical Center of the American University of Beirut in the Early Years (1975-78) of the Lebanese Civil Strife

by Asper, Dr. Samuel P. ; Bergman, Phyllis S.

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Published
1994
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Very Good
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NY: American University of Beirut. Very Good. 1994. Softcover. xix, 224pp, photos, maps. Foreword by Thomas B. Turner, MD. Inscribed by Dr. Asper on the title page.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Signed by Author .
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NY: The Palestine Arab Delegation. Very Good. 1983. Softcover. Stapled card covers. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 24 pages .
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Bring Forth the Children: A Journey to the Forgotten People of Europe and the Middle East

by Brynner, Yul

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Published
1960
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Very Good in Good dust jacket; Boards rubbed, lower corners bumped, jacket tattered, torn, price-clipped, and has waterstain on
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First Edition
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$150.00

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NY: McGraw-Hill. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Boards rubbed, lower corners bumped, jacket tattered, torn, price-clipped, and has waterstain on top edge of front panel. 1960. First Edition. Hardcover. Photographs by Inge Morath and Yul Brynner. Cloth-backed boards. Many photos in this account of postwar refugee camps in Germany, Austria, Jordan, Jerusalem, and the Gaza strip undertaken… Read more
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Rivers in the Desert: A History of the Negev

by Glueck, Nelson

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Published
1959
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Very Good in Good dust jacket; Jacket tattered and toned.
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First Edition; First Printing
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NY: Farrar, Straus and Cudahy. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Jacket tattered and toned.. 1959. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. xv, 302pp. Map endpapers. Red cloth binding. Many photos. Index to text, index to Biblical citations.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .
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Roots Run Deep: Life in Occupied Palestine

by Rahma, Hamde Abu

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Published
2013
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Very Good; Edges rubbed, corners bumped, rear hinge weak.
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First Printing
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Self Published. Very Good; Edges rubbed, corners bumped, rear hinge weak.. 2013. First Printing. Hardcover. Pictorial paper boards. Color photographs, acknowledgements. A selection of the author's photographs taken in Palestine documenting the lives of people who refused to surrender their homes. ; Oblong 8vo 8" to 9" tall; 70 pages .
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Jordan: A Land for all Seasons, Photographs by Zohrab Markarian

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Published
1993
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Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket lightly scuffed.
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Second Edition
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Jordan: The Queen Alia Jordan Social Welfare Fund. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket lightly scuffed.. 1993. Second Edition. Hardcover. Gilt-stamped dark gray cloth binding. Unpaginated. Text in English and Arabic. A photographic portrait of the architectural landmarks and natural beauty of Jordan, including shots of the ancient site of Petra, the River Jordan, the… Read more
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48 Precious Moments from George Bush's Perfect Little War

by Andrews, Charlotte J.

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Published
1991
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Very Good; Edges rubbed.
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First Printing
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Manchester-by-the-sea, MA: The Cricket Press. Very Good; Edges rubbed.. 1991. First Printing. Softcover. Annotations by Susan T. Nicholson. Stapled softcover. Black and white illustrations. A volume of political cartoons and commentary about the Gulf War. ; Oblong 8vo 8" to 9" tall; 96 pages .
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Making Democracy Safe for Oil: Oilmen and the Islamic East

by Rand, Christopher T.

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Published
1975
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Good in Good dust jacket; Underlining and marginalia, jacket tattered.
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First Edition
ISBN
9780316733311
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Boston: Little, Brown and Company. Good in Good dust jacket; Underlining and marginalia, jacket tattered.. 1975. First Edition. Hardcover. 0316733318 . Blue cloth binding. Map endpapers. Index, bibliography, appendices. ; 422 pages .
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Secret History of the English Occupation of Egypt Being a Personal Narrative of Events

by Blunt, Wilfrid Scawen

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Published
1967
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Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed.
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Reprint
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NY: Howard Fertig. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed.. 1967. Reprint. Hardcover. Brown cloth binding. Reprint of this 1922 title. xi, 416pp. .
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The Desert and the Stars: A Biography of Lawrence of Arabia

by Armitage, Flora

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Published
1955
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Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket shelfworn.
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First Edition
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NY: Henry Holt and Company. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket shelfworn.. 1955. First Edition. Hardcover. Two-tone brown cloth. Many photographs. ; 318 pages .
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The Great Arab Conquests

by Glubb, Lieutenant-General Sir John Bagot

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Published
1964
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Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket price-clipped and rubbed.
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First American Edition
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Englewood Cliffs, NJ: Prentice Hall. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket price-clipped and rubbed.. 1964. First American Edition. Hardcover. Reddish-brown cloth binding. Map endpapers. Index, maps. History of the Arab empire in Africa, Europe, and Asia in 7th century CE. ; 384 pages .
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The Revolt: Story of the Irgun

by Begin, Menachem

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Published
1951
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Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, owner stamp on front free endpaper.
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First Edition
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$40.00

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NY: Henry Schuman. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, owner stamp on front free . endpaper.. 1951. First Edition. Hardcover. Navy cloth binding. xiii, 386pp. Index. Begin, who later served as an Israeli Prime Minister, recounts his years as a leader in the underground Irgun Zvai Leumi, a Jewish military organization operating in British Palestine… Read more
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Through Persia by Caravan

by Arnold, Arthur

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Published
1877
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Fair with no dust jacket; Musty, silverfish and water damage to boards, boards heavily worn at spine and corners, hinges cracke
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NY: Harper and Brothers. Fair with no dust jacket; Musty, silverfish and water damage to boards, . boards heavily worn at spine and corners, hinges cracked, pages toned.. 1877. Hardcover. 491 pages + 8 pages of publisher's ads at rear. Brick red cloth. An account of the author's 1875 travels through Poland, Russia, and Persia. .
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Constantinople (In Two Volumes)

by Grosvenor, Edwin A.

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Published
1900
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Very Good with no dust jacket; Wear to head of spine of volume I, spines darkened, boards rubbed.
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Revised Edition
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Boston: Little, Brown, and Company. Very Good with no dust jacket; Wear to head of spine of volume I, spines . darkened, boards rubbed.. 1900. Revised Edition. Hardcover. Red cloth with titles in gilt on spines. Introduction by General Lew Wallace. xxii, 3-413pp; xiii, 417-811pp. Illustrations, maps, photos. A detailed history of 1,100 years in Constantinople (now Istanbul)… Read more
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Iran: From Religious Dispute to Revolution

by Fischer, Michael M. M.

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Published
1980
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Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket chipped and rubbed.
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First Printing
ISBN
9780674466159
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Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket chipped and rubbed.. 1980. First Printing. Hardcover. 0674466152 .
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