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The Modern History of Kuwait 1750-1965.

By: ABU-HAKIMA, Ahmad Mustafa.:

Price: £35.00

Publisher: London: Luzac & Company Ltd, 1983.:

Seller ID: 21120


1st ed. "... this book covers nearly two and a half centuries of Kuwaiti history." 26cms x 21cms. Pp.226, 24 b/w plates, inscribed by the author to fep. Blue cloth, illustrated d/w. VG/VG. View more info

Recent German Research on the Middle East. A Project of the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft: The Tubingen Atlas of the Middle East.

By: ANON.:

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Tubingen: Institute for Scientific Co-Operation,1983.:

Seller ID: 7803


2nd Revised edition. "In this small book the Special Research Division would like to show the importance of its work with regard to the region of the Middle East and the co-operation between European and Eastern specialists." 24cms x 17cms. Pp.58,4 maps + charts. P/b. VG. View more info

Who is My Neighbour? The Report of an Ecumenical Visit to the Middle East 10-24 March 2001.

By: ANON.:

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London: Churches Together in Britain and Ireland. 2001.:

Seller ID: 24663


"Goes theologically to the heart of the crisis in Middle East. Behind the violence and the strident politics there is this primary insistent question, a recognizable gift of the region's Christian heritage - for Arabs and non-Arabs Christisn, Jews and Muslims". Pp 135. P/b. Illustrated cover. VG. View more info

The Arabs.

By: ATIYAN, Edward.:

Price: £3.00

Publisher: Harmondsworth: Penguin. 1955.:

Seller ID: 23263


1st ed. "The origins, present conditions, and prospects of the Arab world". Pp 241, 2 sketch maps, name to fep, toning to pages. P/b, slight scuffing to spine. G+. View more info

Myths and Facts: A Guide to the Arab-Israeli Conflict.

By: BARD, Mitchell G.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Chevy Chase: American-Israeli Cooperative Enterprise, 2002. 09712494518:

Seller ID: 39697

ISBN: 09712494518


A revised and updated version of the classic guide to the Arab-Israeli conflict including all the events since September 11. Pp.381, owner's name to inside front cover. Paperback. VG. View more info

Arab Israeli Conflict: The Report of a Delegation to the Middle East.

By: BRITISH COUNCIL OF CHURCHES.:

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London: British Council of Churches. 1982.:

Seller ID: 25168


Contents Include:- The Political Predicaments of the Area: Encounter with contemporary Israel and Palestinians: The Christian Presence. Pp 130. P/b. G+. View more info

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The Assassins. Holy Killers of Islam.

By: BURMAN, Edward.

Price: £18.00

Publisher: London: Crucible, 1987. 1852740272:

Seller ID: 43109

ISBN: 1852740272


1st edition."Islam has fostered many revolutionary movements, but none so fascinating to the West, perhaps, as the Assassins - the sect whose members dedicated themselves with unquestioning obedience to acts of political murder. ...An engrossing history of the Assassins, from their rise in the twelfth century under the dynamic leadership of Hasan-i Sabbah and Rashid al-Din Sinan (the Old Man of the Mountains) to their defeat, decline and eventual re-emergence in India in the nineteenth century." Pp.208, 13 blck & white photo plates + 3 figure illustrations. Cream cloth with slight toning to e... View more info

Customs of the Arabian Gulf. Drawings and paintings by school children in Bahrain and Dubai.

By: FAKHRO, Bahia, & WALKO, Ann.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Saffron Walden: Design for Print Ltd., 1978.:

Seller ID: 20403


1st ed. Arab school children portray their daily life and holiday customs. 19.5cms. x 24.5cms. Pp. 48/Index, colour illustrations throughout, illustrated front endpaper. Illustrated laminated boards. VG. View more info

Middle Eastern Mythology.

By: HOOKE, S.H.:

Price: £3.00

Publisher: Middx.: Pelican, 1963.:

Seller ID: 7712


1st ed. An absorbing account, based on first-hand sources. Pp. 199/1(ad). 16 b/w plates Inscrip. to fep. . Marks to contents pages. Toning to pages. P/b. Illustd. cover. G. View more info

Right of Return. Joint Parliamentary Middle East Councils Commission of Enquiry - Palestinian Refugees.

By: LABOUR MIDDLE EAST COUNCIL.:

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London: Labour Middle East Council. 2001.:

Seller ID: 27509


Contents Include:- Historical Context of the Palestinian Refugees: Main Findings from the Refugees' Testimony: General Remarks and Analysis: Recommendations by the Commission of Enquiry: The Establishment and Procedures of the Commission of Enquiry. Pp 220, open out map to rear. P/b, small tear to base of cover. G+. View more info

A History of Palestine. From 135 A.D. to Modern Times.

By: PARKES, James.:

Price: £18.00

Publisher: London:Gollancz,1949.:

Seller ID: 7810


2nd imp. "...the historical setting of one of the most vexed problems of today - the rights of Jews and Arabs in Palestine....The story of Jewry, Christendom and Islam, as it is to be found in the annals of Palestine, is told with due regard to the contributions of each religion..." Pp.391,frontis.,15 maps, maps to endpapers, ink mark to page edges not affecting text, pen scribble to p.124 and some pencil underlining. Green cloth, d/w rubbed and chipped. G+/G+. View more info

The Desert Bible. Nomadic Tribal Culture and Old Testament Interpretation.

By: SEALE, Morris S.:

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London:Wiedenfeld and Nicolson,1974.:

Seller ID: 7801


1st ed. "It is the central thesis of this book that the Hebrews began as a nomadic people; that their life and literature continued, long after they settled, to reflect their origins; and that the Old Testament can best be understood in the light of their nomadic tribal culture." Pp.10/223. Maroon cloth, illustrated d/w. VG/VG. View more info

Middle East Review: American Academic Association for Peace in the Middle East. Vol.XII, No.2. Winter 1979/80.

By: SINAI, Anne.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: New York: Middle East Review, 1979/80.:

Seller ID: 39727


Contents include: Why Automony? - Interview with Moshe Nissim; From a Peace Treaty to Peace? by Claude Klein; The West Bank and Gaza Within the Framework of a Middle East Peace Settlement by Yigal Allon; Labor Opposition to Settlements by Marie Syrkin; What Peace Policy for Egypt? - Interview with Boutros Boutros-Ghali; Arab Aid to Less Developed Countries by Emmanuel Lottem; Middle East Issues at the Havana Non-Alignment Summit; Foreign Investment in Egypt: What are the Dividends of Peace? by Jacobus T.Severiens. + Document: 1. Treaty of Peace Between the Arab Republic of Egypt and the State ... View more info

Modern Jordan.

By: SPARROW, Judge Gerald.:

Price: £6.50

Publisher: London:George Allen and Unwin, 1961.:

Seller ID: 25994


1st ed. Pp.180/4(ads),8 pages of b/w photo illustrations, owners details to fep,toning to endpapers. Red cloth, minor sunning to spine. G+. View more info

The Dwellers on the Nile.

By: WALLIS BUDGE, Sir Ernest A.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London: The Religious Tract Society, 1926.:

Seller ID: 39671


Chapters on the Life, History, Religion and Literature of the Ancient Egyptians. Pp.xxxii/326, frontispiece + 10 further pages of black & white plates and 38 illustrations in the text, owner's name to front free endpaper, occasional spotting throughout. Blue cloth, gilt title to spine, corners rubbed. Good. View more info

Israel Act III.

By: WOLFF, Richard.:

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Illinois USA: Tyndale House, 1967.:

Seller ID: 12935


1st ed. "Act I - The Chosen People, Act II - Survival in the Human Jungle, Act III - The Return. Richard Wolff writes about the Middle East with the sympathy of an intimate friend and the balanced judgment of a scholar." Pp.94 with b/w sketch map of Middle East. P/b with illustrated cover, G+. View more info

Israel Today.

By: WOLFF, Richard.:

Price: £4.50

Publisher: Wheaton: Tyndale House Publications. 1972.:

Seller ID: 14490


"An in-depth analysis of the Middle East situation - ground fighting and air raids - as seen from a Christian perspective." Pp 175. 3 maps. P/b. Edges scuffed. G+. View more info