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The Unnatural Alliance

By: Adams, James

Price: $22.00

Publisher: London, Quartet Books: 1984

Edition: 1st UK Edition

Seller ID: ID133040

ISBN: 0704323737


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Near Fine copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. 218 pages A detailed account of the strange alliance of Israel and South Africa. View more info

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Sacrifices and Offerings in Ancient Israel Studies in their Social and Political Importance (Harvard Semitic Monograph 41)

By: Anderson, Gary A.

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Atlanta, Georgia, Scholars Press: 1987

Edition: 1st thus

Seller ID: ID301414

ISBN: 1555401694


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Fine Condition. As new. 160 pages Explores several different themes in the cultic life of Ancient Israel. View more info

Egypt Under the Pharoahs

By: Brugsch-Bey, Heinrich

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, Bracken Books: 1996

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID271763

ISBN: 0091850495


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Black & white illustrations and maps. Previous owner's details excised from upper corner of front free end paper. xxviii, 469 pages + maps A reprint of the 1902 edition of this carefully composed picture of the 30 dynasties that ruled ancient Egypt with genealogical tables and maps. View more info

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God Cried

By: Clifton, Tony and Leroy, Catherine

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, Quartet Books: 1983

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID297281

ISBN: 0704323753


Folio Size [38x28cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs. 141 pages A photographic history of the siege of west Beirut in 1982. View more info

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To The Promised Land The Birth of Israel

By: Dan, Uri

Price: $18.00

Publisher: New York, Doubleday: 1988

Edition: 1st US Edition

Seller ID: ID292788

ISBN: 0385245971


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Lower corners a little rubbed. Gift inscription to preliminary pages. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 285 pages Celebrates the 40th anniversary of Israeli statehood. Chronicles the events from Theodor Herzl's First Zionist Congress in 1897 to David Ben Gurion's 1948 proclamation of Israel's sovereignty to the UN. View more info

My Country: The Story of Modern Israel

By: Eban, Abba

Price: $18.00

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1972

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID239527

ISBN: 0394463145


Small Quarto Size. Very Good condition in Good+ Dustjacket. DJ has some edge wear and is now protected in plastic sleeve. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs. 304pages. View more info

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The Great War for Civilisation. The Conquest of the Middle East

By: Fisk, Robert

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, 4th Estate: 2005

Edition: 3rd Impression

Seller ID: ID300782

ISBN: 184115007X


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A large heavy tome. Previous owner's details to title page. 1366 pages View more info

Image for Holy War, Holy Peace How Religion Can Bring Peace to the Middle East

Holy War, Holy Peace How Religion Can Bring Peace to the Middle East

By: Gopin, Marc

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Oxford University Press: 2002

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID297795

ISBN: 0195146506


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Near Fine copy in Near Fine dustjacket. DJ now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. An excellent copy. 269 pages Presents a bold new strategy for building an enduring peace through greater integration of cultural and religious factors. View more info

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The Genius of Arab Civilization. Source of Renaissance

By: Hayes, John (Editor)

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Oxford, Phaidon: 1978

Edition: 1st thus

Seller ID: ID283449

ISBN: 0714818828


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition - card wraps. Light wear to edges and corners. Illustrated with colour photographs and colour and black and white drawings. This is a heavy book and will cost more to ship internationally. Please contact us for a precise quote for your part of the world. 231 pages Noted international authorities discuss the achievements of Arabic/Islamic culture emphasising the contributions to the European Renaissance and to the mo... View more info

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From An Antique Land. Ancient and Modern in the Middle East

By: Huxley, Julian

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Boston, Beacon Hills Books: 1968

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID281528


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 336 pages A travelogue of Julian Huxley's tour of the Middle East illustrated with his own photographs. View more info

TO BUILD THE PROMISED LAND

By: Kaufman, Gerald

Price: $13.00

Publisher: London, Weidenfeld & Nicolson: 1973

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID224786

ISBN: 0297765094


Octavo Size. VERY GOOD in GOOD Dustjacket.DJ protected in plastic sleeve. DJ slightly chipped at upper edge with several closed tears. No loss. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Maps to endpapers. Previous owner's initials to front free endpaper and clipped from Half Title page. [price-clipped] Maps to endpapers. 259 pages View more info

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Secret Despatches from Arabia

By: Lawrence, T. E.

Price: $600.00

Publisher: London, The Golden Cockerel Press: No Date [1939]

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: ID304156


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition. Leather Spine with raised bands. Gilt to top edge. Boards are a little grubby and small patches of tanning to the front and rear hinges. The edges of the deckled pages are a little tanned but no impact on the text block. Black and white frontispiece (photo of T. E. Lawrence). Printed by Christopher Sandford and Owen Rutter at the Golden Cockerel Press in Perpeptua type on Arnold's mould-made paper. Lim... View more info

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Cleopatra

By: Lindsay, Jack

Price: $18.00

Publisher: London, Constable & Co. Ltd: 1971

Edition: 1st UK Edition

Seller ID: ID296346

ISBN: 0094570000


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Black & white illustrations. 560 pages View more info

Crisis in Egypt

By: Lockwood, Rupert

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Sydney, Current Book Distributors: 1952

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID267220


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Uncommon. 16 pages A series of short articles on issues relating to Egypt. View more info

Image for Saladin: The Life, the Legend and the Islamic Empire

Saladin: The Life, the Legend and the Islamic Empire

By: Man, John

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Bantam Press: 2015

Edition: 1st UK Edition

Seller ID: ID290893

ISBN: 059307372X


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Fine condition in a Near Fine Dustjacket - DJ now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. An excellent copy. Illustrated with colour photographs and drawings. 287 pages View more info

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The Phoenicians

By: Markoe, Glenn E.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: London, The Folio Society: 2005

Edition: 1st thus

Seller ID: ID304229


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Near Fine copy in Near Fine Slipcase. Excellent condition. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs, black & white drawings, black & white maps. Maps to endpapers. xxv, 314 pages First published by the British Museum Press. This Folio Society edition based on the 2002 revised edition with some further revisions and additions. View more info

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The Last Pharaoh. Farouk of Egypt

By: McLeave, Hugh

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, The McCall Publishing Company: 1970

Edition: 1st US Edition

Seller ID: ID300191

ISBN: 0841500207


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 314 pages View more info

Image for Discovering Eve. Ancient Israelite Women in Context

Discovering Eve. Ancient Israelite Women in Context

By: Meyers. Carol

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Oxford, Oxford University Press: 1991

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID295128

ISBN: 0195065816


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. 238 pages This study looks beyond biblical texts, which have had a powerful influence over our views of women's roles and worth, in order to reconstruct the everyday lives of women in ancient Israel. View more info

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The Slave Trade

By: O'Callaghan, Sean

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Anthony Blond: 1961

Edition: 1st UK Edition

Seller ID: ID300135


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. Previous owner's details to front pastedown. A few pages have some minor marks. 191 pages Slave trade in the middle east. View more info

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The Ethnic Cleansing of Palestine

By: Pappe, Ilan

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Oxford, Oneworld: 2007

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID303737

ISBN: 1851685553


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. 313 pages In this groundbreaking book, Ilan Pappe offers impressive archival evidence to demonstrate that, from its very inception, a central plank in Israel's founding ideology was the forcible removal of the indigenous population, a strategy that continues to the present day. View more info