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81 SINAI, ANNE & POLLACK, ALLEN (EDITORS). The Hashemite Kingdom Of Jordan And The West Bank: A Handbook.
American Academic Association for Peace in the Middle East, New York: 1977. 0917158016 / 9780917158018 First Printing. s Softcover. Good condition. 
The area called Palestine, a name given to it by the Romans when they crushed the last Jewish kingdom, has undergone many divisions throughout it centuries-long history. Includes an Index. 
Price: 23.51 USD
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82 SOWELL, KIRK H. The Arab World: An Illustrated History.
Hippocrene Books, New York: 2004. 0781809908 / 9780781809900 s Softcover. Brand new book. 
This comprehensive history of the Arab World has never been more timely. Anyone interested in understanding global affairs would benefit greatly from this book. A panoramic view of the history of the Arab peoples, whose world has expanded from the Arabian Peninsula to include North Africa, the Levant, and the Persian Gulf. The narrative depicts the rise of Islam, the life of the Prophet Muhammad, and the empire founded by his successors, which encompassed the Middle East, North Africa, and Spain. Following this empire's fragmentation circa A.D. 900, Central Asian rulers controlled the Arab world. Ultimately, the age of European dominance produced the modern Middle Eastern and North African states. The author concludes with an analysis of present-day challenges facing the Arab world. 
Price: 13.49 USD
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83 STAFF OF JOHNSON, DRAKE & PIPER, INC. Middle East War Projects Of Johnson, Drake & Piper, Inc. For The Corps Of Engineers, U. S. Army.
Privately Printed, New York: 1943. First Edition (Unstated). h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Very good condition. 
This book was compiled by Johnson, Drake & Piper, Inc., as a record of the construction work performed by them in the Middle East for the Corps of Engineers, U.S. Army, as an important part of the war effort. Prepared under War Department Contract No. DA-W-1098-ENG. 108. Highly illustrated with drawings and photos. 
Price: 137.75 USD
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84 STEINER, M. J. Inside Pan-arabia.
Hendricks House, Packard and Co., Chicago:1947. First Edition. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 
Presents an extremely important and timely qanalysis of the Jewish-Arab question. Visualizes Arab nationalism rising into an explosive force. Revies the age-old conflict betwee the Cresent and the Cross, and attempts to point the way to a Jewish-Arab understanding with a common goal of reviving the desolate and backward Middle East. A comparehensive study of the history, culture, politics and intrigues of the Arabian civilization. Includes an Index. 
Price: 29.45 USD
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85 STEINER, M. J. Inside Pan-arabia.
Hendricks House, Packard and Co., Chicago:1947. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Reading copy. Dustjacket is worn and torn. 
Presents an extremely important and timely analysis of the Jewish-Arab question. Visualizes Arab nationalism rising into an explosive force. Revies the age-old conflict betwee the Cresent and the Cross, and attempts to point the way to a Jewish-Arab understanding with a common goal of reviving the desolate and backward Middle East. A comparehensive study of the history, culture, politics and intrigues of the Arabian civilization. Includes an Index. 
Price: 29.93 USD
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86 TEVETH, SHABTAI. The Cursed Blessing: The Story Of Israel's Occupation Of The West Bank.
Random House, New York: 1970. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 

Price: 21.14 USD
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87 THE INSIGHT TEAM OF THE LONDON SUNDAY TIMES. The Yom Kippur War.
Doubleday & Company, Garden City: 1974. 0385067380 / 9780385067386 First U.S. Edition. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Good condition. 
This book derives from the extensive coverage of the fourth Arab-Israeli war in the London Sunday Times during October 1973. It makes it possible to outline with some precision the main events of a remarkable conflict. Includes an Index. 
Price: 28.69 USD
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88 THOMAS, HUGH. Suez.
Harper & Row, New York: 1967. Book Club Edition. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Reading copy. 
Ten years after Suez, questions were still being asked: Did Suez represent "a complete breakdown of cabinet government" in England? Could Dulles be saddled with all the blame? Includes an Index. 
Price: 6.89 USD
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89 TOBOCMAN, SETH. Portraits Of Israelis And Palestinians: For My Parents.
Soft Skull Press, Brooklyn: April 2003. 1887128832 / 9781887128834 First Edition. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Brand New Book. 
A moving collection of simply-captioned charcoal drawings drawn by an American Jew who during the summer of 2002 taught art to small children in a village just outside of Ramallah. Takes no sides, choosing instead to honestly depict the faces, clothes, and postures of the inhabitants of the contested land of the Middle East. 
Price: 14.01 USD
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90 TUCHMAN, BARBARA. W. Bible And Sword: England And Palestine From The Bronze Age To Balfour.
Ballantine Books, New York: 1984. 0345314271 / 9780345314277 s Softcover. Fair condition. 
From early times the British people have been drawn to the Holy Land through two major influences: the translation of the Bible into English and, later, the imperial need to control the road to India and access to the oil of the Middle East. Demonstrates that the seeds of the present troubles in the Holy Land commenced many years before the establishment of the State of Israel in 1948. Includes an Index. "Barbara Tuchman is a wise and witty writer, a shrewd with a lively command of high drama." -- The Philadelphia Inquirer 
Price: 4.23 USD
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91 TUCHMAN, BARBARA. W. Bible And Sword: England And Palestine From The Bronze Age To Balfour.
Ballantine Books, New York: 1984. 0345314271 / 9780345314277 Thirteenth Printing. s Softcover. Good condition. 
From early times the British people have been drawn to the Holy Land through two major influences: the translation of the Bible into English and, later, the imperial need to control the road to India and access to the oil of the Middle East. Demonstrates that the seeds of the present troubles in the Holy Land commenced many years before the establishment of the State of Israel in 1948. Includes an Index. "Barbara Tuchman is a wise and witty writer, a shrewd with a lively command of high drama." -- The Philadelphia Inquirer 
Price: 7.32 USD
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92 ZEINE, ZEINE N. The Struggle For Arab Independence: Western Diplomacy & The Rise And Fall Of Daisal's Kingdom In Syria.
Khayat's, Beirut: 1960. First Edition (Unstated). h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition but there are some water stains. 
A thought provoking study dealing with the policies of Great Britain and France in the Near East, during and after the First World War, and tells the story of the British and French occupation of Syria and Lebanon and the Emir Faisal's government in Syria from 1918 to 1920. It reveals an intimate understanding of the crucial events of that period, a decisive turning point in the history of the Near East, and is key to the intricate diplomatic history of relations between the Arabs and the West during the first half of the twentieth century. Includes an Index. 
Price: 61.18 USD
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