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THE THIRD CONGRESS OF MUSLIM LIBRARIANS AND INFORMATION SCIENTISTS - COMLIS III - 24-26 MAY 1989 - INSTANBUL, TURKEY

By Duman, Hasan (Chairman of COMLIS III)

Ankara, Turkey: Ministry of Culture, 1989. PB. good, wraps (softcover) corner fold on a few pages. ISBN 975170412X Corner fold on a couple pages. 704pp.

$35.00

ARMENIA TRAVELS AND STUDIES: VOLUME I - THE RUSSIAN PROVINCES; VOLUME II - THE TURKISH PROVINCES - Two Volume Set

By Lynch, H. F. B.

Beirut, Lebanon: Khayat Book & Publ. Co, 1967. HC. good+ w/good dustjacket (hardcover). B&W illustrations. First published in 1901. In Two Volumes with 197 illustrations, reproduced from photographs and sketches by the author, numerous maps and plans, a bibliography, and a map of Armenia and Adjacent Countries (fold-out in rear pocket). Color frontis both volumes. Volume I - THE RUSSIAN PROVINCES, 470pp; Volume II - THE TURKISH PROVINCES, 512pp.

$45.00

MAP OF THE COUNTRY BETWEEN THE BALKANS AND MESOPOTAMIA - 1st NOVEMBER 1921

London: Edward Stanford, Ltd, 1921. HC. very good, folding colored map bound in maroon cloth (hardcover). colored map. Uncommon fold-out map mounted on linen as issued. 5 inch by 7 inch panels open out to a full 40 inches by 28 inches. This particular edition is dated on the map, 1st November 1921.

$300.00

THE INCREDIBLE BALKANS

By Bercovici, Konrad

New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1932. HC. good, faded red cloth (hardcover) part of dustjacket laid in. The Balkans have been the bloody ground for centuries of the long struggle between the Turks and the Christian nations. 265pp.

$7.00

THE CIVIL SERVICE OF PAKISTAN: BUREAUCRACY IN A NEW NATION

By Goodnow, Henry Frank

New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 1964. HC. good+ w/good dustjacket (hardcover). 328pp.

$7.50

ROMANTIC LEBANON: THE EUROPEAN VIEW 1700-1900 - LEIGHTON HOUSE 10 FEBRUARY - 8 MARCH 1986

By Strong, Roy (foreword by)

London: The British Lebanese Assn, 1986. PB. very good, wraps (softcover). B&W and color illustrations. Catalogue of the exhibition of both paintings and photographs. 96pp.

$14.50

BEIRUT AND BAGHDAD

By Ruff, Samuel (An Assignee of the Embassies 1950-1956)

Chapel Hill, NC: Professional Press, 2001. HC. fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover). B&W and color illustrations. ISBN 1570875944 With additional memoirs: A Survey of Two Cultures, and Hampden-Sydney College Prepares for War. 234pp.

$7.50

AREA HANDBOOK FOR IRAQ -- DA PAM No. 550-31

By Smith, Harvey H.; Al-Any, Nancy W.; Bernier, Donald W.; Bunge, Frederica M.; et al.

Washington, DC: US Government Printing Off, 1969. HC. good, brown cloth (hardcover) EX-LIB. 411pp.

$6.00

MANAGERS OF MODERNIZATION: ORGANIZATIONS AND ELITES IN TURKEY (1950-1969)
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MANAGERS OF MODERNIZATION: ORGANIZATIONS AND ELITES IN TURKEY (1950-1969)

By Roos, Leslie L. and Roos, Noralou P.

Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 1971. HC. very good w/good dustjacket (hardcover) owner's name. ISBN 0674547624 292pp.

$7.00

PHOENICIA AND WESTERN ASIA TO THE MACEDONIAN CONQUEST

By Weill, Raymond (translated by Ernest F. Row)

London: George G. Harrap & Co., Ltd, 1940. HC. good++, red cloth (hardcover) no dustjacket. 208pp.

$15.00

PAKISTANI MANNERS AND ENGLISH ETIQUETTE

By Major A. F. M. Mohsin Ali (foreword by J. S. Turner)

Dacca, East Pakistan: Pakistan Press Syndicate, 1962. HC. good+, blue cloth spine (hardcover). Pakistan Press Syndicate Publications - 2. 49pp.

$10.00

JERUSALEM, KEY TO PEACE

By Wilson, Evan M.

Washington, D.C.: The Middle East Institute, 1970. HC. good w/lightly chipped dustjacket (hardcover) author inscribed. B&W illustrations. The author recounts his experiences in Jerusalem (1964 to late 1967). Inscribed by the author on the half-title page to the former head of the Smithsonian Institution. 176pp.

$6.00

A SOUVENIR FROM QAM

By Connelly, Marc

Canada: Holt, Rhinehart and Winston, 1965. HC. very good w/very good dustjacket (hardcover) author inscribed. ISBN 0815340315 Inscribed on the half-title page by this Pulitzer Prize Winner. An immensely witty and inventive satire set in oil-rich Suruk, a nation built on the site of the Garden of Eden. 192pp.

$6.00

AN INTRODUCTION TO ECONOMICS OF PAKISTAN - Fourth Edition

By Sharif, M. R.

Bangla Bazar, Dacca: Bookman, 1952. HC. good w/good dustjacket (hardcover). A detailed discussion of the economic problems of Pakistan. 583pp.

$45.00

IN THE HIGH YEMEN

By Scott, Hugh

London: John Murray, 1947. HC. very good, red cloth (fade to spine) (hardcover) no dj, ink 2pp. B&W illustrations. Fade to spine as usual, about 6 lines underlined on two pages. A journey through the area by the author. First part of the book discusses the scientific questions that prompted the journey, the second part is a personal narrative of the journey in two Arabian countries, and in the third part the author "tried to summarise briefly the present state of knowledge of the tribes inhabiting this part of Arabia." 260pp.

$12.50

THE TALIBAN - ASCENT TO POWER
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THE TALIBAN - ASCENT TO POWER

By Gohari, M. J.

Oxford, UK: Oxford University Press, 2002. HC. very good w/very good dustjacket (hardcover). ISBN 0195795601 158pp.

$5.00

AN ECONOMIC GEOGRAPHY OF EAST PAKISTAN

By Ahmad, Nafis

London: Oxford University Press, 1958. HC. good w/lightly chipped dustjacket (hardcover). B&W illustrations. This book describes the physical geography, the natural resources and the economic activities of East Pakistan. Formerly part of Bengal, the area was known to early western visitors as 'a hell full of blessings,' and is today one of the world's richest agricultural areas. 361pp.

$7.50

SOAN - THE PALAEOLITHIC OF PAKISTAN

By Paterson, T. T.; and, Drummond, H. J. H.

Government of Pakistan: Department of Archaeology, 1962. HC. good w/lightly chipped dustjacket (hardcover). B&W illustrations. In West Pakistan, particularly in the Soan Valley, we have some of the earliest evidences of stone age man, claiming an antiquity of about half a million years. This work is the first complete publication of the joint Yale-Cambridge Expedition to the Soan Valley in 1939. 171pp.

$15.00

DISCOVER TURKEY: A BOOK THAT CONTAINS EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT TURKEY

By Iliskiler, A ve B Halkla; et al.

Istanbul, Turkey: Tiglat Basimevi, 1973. PB. very good, wraps (softcover). B&W and color illustrations. 160pp.

$6.00

EAST PAKISTAN: A SYSTEMATIC REGIONAL GEOGRAPHY & ITS DEVELOPMENT PLANNING ASPECTS

By Rashid, Haroun Er

Lahore: Sh. Ghulam Ali & Sons, 1965. HC. very good w/good dustjacket (hardcover). B&W tables and maps. Contents include: Physical Features and Hydrography; Climate; Vegetation, Forests and Fauna; Historical Background; The People; Land Utilisation; Agricultural Products; Fisheries; Agricultural Regions; Transport and Communications; Minerals, Fuel, Power and Industries; Trade; Demographic Aspects; Development Planning. 389pp.

$10.00

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