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Dubai: Tomorrow's City Today

by Explorer Publishing

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2003
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1st
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9789768182357
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Dubai, UAE: Explorer Publishing, 2003. 167 pages. full-color photographs. Explore the beauty of Dubai. A pictorial tour of the civic wonderments, historical highlights and innovative plans of this model city. A visual testamony to the innovative vision that has come to pass in the span of a single generation. Perfect coffee-table book.. 1st. Hard Cover. Very Good/Not Issued. 4to -… Read more
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Shiraz. The Colorful Dreams of Pars

by Kish, J. Sedaghat

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2011
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Near Fine
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1st
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9789649122779
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Tehran, Iran: Gooya House of Culture & Arts, 2011. Translated by: Ali Sharbaf Shoar. A near fine copy in a very good dust jacket in a Very Good Slip case. In Persian and English. Beautilful photography. . 1st. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. Illus. by Pezhman Ziaian. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. Middle East.
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Old Tehran

by Mahmoud Pakzad (Photography By)

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2003
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Very Good
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1st
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9789649479606
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Iran: Did Publications, 2003. 324 pages with black and white photographs. A captivating selection of black and white photographs, mainly from the late 1950s and early 1960s, showing a very different Tehran from the one shown in the media today. Includes introductions and photo descriptions in Persian and in English.. 1st. Hard Cover. Very Good/Not Issued. 4to - over 9¾"… Read more
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Islamic Imperialism: A History

by Efraim Karsh

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2006
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1st
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9780300106039
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USA: Yale University Press, 2006. From the first Arab-Islamic Empire of the mid-seventh century to the Ottomans, the last great Muslim empire, the story of the Middle East has been the story of the rise and fall of universal empires and, no less important, of imperialist dreams. So argues Efraim Karsh in this highly provocative book. Rejecting the conventional Western… Read more
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Afghanistan: A Short History of Its People and Politics

by Ewans, Martin

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2002
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Very Good
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2nd
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9780060505073
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New York: Harper Collins, 2002. Hardcover. Very Good. A short history of Afghanistan, its people and politics. 244pp.. 2nd. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Middle East.
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Engaging Scoundrels: True Tales of Old Lucknow

by Llewellyn-Jones, Rosie

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2001
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1st
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9780195649536
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U.S.A.: Oxford University Press, 2001. 196pp including appendix and index. 2001 revised edition. Although the book is "new" it was printed in India with their quality of paper.In the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries, the northern Indian city of Lucknow was famous for its beautiful gardens, extraordinary buildings, menageries, music and dancing, exquisite food, and lavish parties. The wealthy nawabs were… Read more
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Prisoners: A Muslim and a Jew Across the Middle East Divide

by Goldberg, Jeffrey

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2006
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1st
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9780375412349
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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2006. Hardcover 8vo with dust jacket. Book and dust jacket in very good condition. Untrimmed edges. 312 pages telling the story of the friendship between an American Jewish prson guard in Israel and a prisoners who was a rising leader in the PLO.. Inscribed and Signed By Author. 1st. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo -… Read more
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Encyclopaedia Palaestina. 4 Vols.

by Hashim, Abd al Hadi & Anis, Sayegh

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1st
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Damascus: Encyclopaedia Palaestina Corporation near fine set in four volumes.In Arabic Profusely illustrated with maps, architecture, scenery and peoples. The endpapers are a sea scape with a village in the background Complete in four (4) large folios. a very heavy set weighing in excess of 12 kilos. All the text is in Arabic. . 1st. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. Folio… Read more
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History of the Arab Peoples, A (Belknap Ser.)

by Hourani, Albert H.

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Published
1991
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2nd
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9780674395657
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Cambridge, MA, U.S.A.: Harvard University Press, 1991. large 8vo, hard cover, black & white plates, nice clean text, 551pp. w/index. 2nd. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Middle East.
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War Without Winners: Afghanistan's Uncertain Transition After the Cold War

by Rais, Rasul Bakhsh

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2002
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New
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3rd
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9780195775358
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Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2002. Examines the nature of the Afghan state & society, dynamics of the regional & global power structure, externalization of the civil strife & the resultant fragmentation of political power., nice clean text, map, some shelf wear to dj, 286pp. w/index. 3rd. Hardcover. New/New. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Middle East.
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Emma's War: An Aid Worker, A Warlord, Radical Islam, and the Politics of Oil, A True Story of Love and Death in Sudan

by Scroggins, Deborah

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2002
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1st
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9780375403972
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New York, New York, U.S.A.: Pantheon Books, 2002. Disturbing love story & an up-close look at Sudan, revelatory account of the nature of relief work, of the men & women who choose to carry it out, & of one woman's sacrifice of its ideals., nice clean text, some minor wear to dj, 389pp.. 1st. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo… Read more
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Suleyman the Magnificent

by Rogerson, J. W.; Rogerson, John

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1988
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Very Good Plus
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9780914427308
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New York: Tabard Press, 1988. Collection of art from textiles, carpets, illuminated manuscripts, arms & armour., nice clean text, maps, black & white & colored illustrations, 225pp. w/bibliography. Hardcover. Very Good Plus/Very Good Plus. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Middle East.
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Mysticism & Dissent: Socioreligious Thought in Qajar Iran

by Bayat, Mangol

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1982
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1st
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9780815622604
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Syracuse, NY, U.S.A.: Syracuse University Press, 1982. Examines the origins of religious dissent in nineteenth-century Qajar Iran & how it provided a mood & attitude which led to far-reaching political dissent., nice clean text, some very minor wear to dj, 228pp. w/index. 1st. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Middle East.
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Egypt at the Crossroads: Domestic Stability and Regional Role

by Marr, Phebe (editor)

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1999
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First Printing
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Washington , D.C.: National Defense University Press, 1999. Text is a detailed and in depth analysis of the current and past political, social, and economic forces at work in Egypt and possible future outcomes, nice clean text, maps, graphs/charts, some minor wear to covers, 253pp.. First Printing. Paperback. Very Good/Not Issued. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Middle East.… Read more
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Saudi Arabia: An Artist's View of the Past

by Binzagr, Safeya

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1979
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2nd
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Lausanne: Three Continents Publishers, 1979. Gives a vivid idea of the cultural heritage of Saudi Arabia & the traditional way of life in the desert kingdom., nice clean text, colored illustrations, map, stamp on title page, half title page & dedication page, some minro wear to dj, very light minor foxing on edges, 139pp.. 2nd. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good.… Read more
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Eternal Saudi Arabia

by Golt, Rick

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1980
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London, England : Elk Publications, 1980. Collection of photographs & narratives by an American artist who travelled thousands of miles throughtout the Kingdom of Saudi Arabi., nice clean text, colored photographs, some minor shelf wear to dj, 150pp.. 1st. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Illus. by Golt, Rick (Photographer). Oblong 4to. Middle East.
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Introduction to Saudi Arabian Antiquities, An

by Department of Antiquities and Museums

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1975
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1st Edition
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Kingdom of Saudi Arabia: Department of Antiquities & Museums-Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, 1975. 176 pages. Large Hardback. Near fune with very good jacket. A study of antiquities from all the sites throughout the Kingdom. Photographic survey by Roger Wood of ruins and sites of archaeological interest in Saudi Arabia. Text in Arabic and English. In Very Good dj.… Read more
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Women of Deh Koh: Lives in an Iranian Village

by Friedl, Erika

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Published
1989
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1st
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9780874744033
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Washington, DC, U.S.A.: Smithsonian Institution Press, 1989. Story of Iran through the eyes of the women who live there., nice clean text, 237pp.. 1st. Paperback. Very Good/Not Issued. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Middle East.
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