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BUREAUCRAT AND INTELLECTUAL IN THE OTTOMON EMPIRE : The Historian Mustafa Ali (1541-1600)

by Fleischer, Cornell H.

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Published
1986
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Very Good
ISBN
9780691054643
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$75.00

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Princeton, 1986. 363pp. Red cloth hardback with DJ, VG, inscribed and signed 'Cornell' on title page, index, bibliography, glossary, appendices, footnotes, b&w illustrations, BUREAUCRAT AND INTELLECTUAL IN THE OTTOMON EMPIRE : The Historian Mustafa Ali (1541-1600), . Signed by Author. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good.
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Scribner, 2009. 393pp. Brown and tan hardback with DJ, VG, bibliography, b&w photos, "the dramatic account of a small band of Special Forces soldiers who secretly entered Afghanistan following 9/11 and rode to war on horses against the Taliban. Outnumbered forty to one, they pursued the enemy army across the mountainous Afghanistan terrain and, after a series of intense battles,… Read more
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PIRACY, SLAVERY, AND REDEMPTION : Barbary Captivity Naratives from Early Modern England

by Vitkus, Daniel J. (editor)

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Published
2001
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Very Good
ISBN
9780231119054
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$16.75

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Columbia University Press, 2001. 376pp. Trade paperback, VG, bibliography, appendices, footnotes, PIRACY, SLAVERY, AND REDEMPTION : Barbary Captivity Naratives from Early Modern England, . Trade Paperback. Very Good.
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THE CAMBRIDGE HISTORY OF TURKEY : Volume One, Byzantium to Turkey 1071-1453

by Fleet, Kate (editor)

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Published
2009
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Very Good
ISBN
9780521620932
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$150.00

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Cambridge, 2009. 522pp. Navy blue hardback with DJ, VG, Volume One Only, index, bibliography, glossary, footnotes, b&w photos, maps, THE CAMBRIDGE HISTORY OF TURKEY : Volume One, Byzantium to Turkey 1071-1453, . Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good.
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ISLAMIC JURISPRUDENCE

by Risala, Shafi'i's; Khadduri, Majid (translator)

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Published
1961
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Very Good
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$25.00

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John Hopkins, 1961. 376pp. Red cloth hardback, DJ has light rubbing and wear along edges, index, bibliography, footnotes, Islamic Jurisprudence, . Hard Cover. Very Good/Good+.
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ON THE DUTIES OF BROTHERHOOD

by Al-Ghazali; Holland, Muhtar (translator)

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Published
1980
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Very Good
ISBN
9780879510831
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$12.00

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Overlook Press, 1980. 95pp. Thin trade paperback, VG, no names or markings in text, Second Printing, translated from the Classic Arabic, ON THE DUTIES OF BROTHERHOOD, . Trade Paperback. Very Good.
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SAUDI ARABIA : The Ceaseless Quest for Security

by Safran, Nadav

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Published
1985
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Very Good
ISBN
9780674789852
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$9.50

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Belknap Press of Harvard, 1985. 524pp. Light brown cloth hardback, DJ has light wear and tear along edges, spine edge faded, light brown foxing spots on outer page edges, index, bibliography, chapter notes, appendix, tables, figures, maps, SAUDI ARABIA : The Ceaseless Quest for Security, . Hard Cover. Very Good/Good+.
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Ward, Lock and Co., 1900. 552pp. Thick Blue cloth hardback, no DJ, c.1900, owner name on front end page, notes on rear ends pages, few pages of underlining and margin marks or notes, index, footnotes, b&w illustrations, The Modern Egyptians, AN ACCOUNT OF THE MANNERS AND CUSTOMS OF THE MODERN EGYPTIANS : Written in Egypt During the Years 1833-1835, .… Read more
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BY CAMEL AND CAR TO THE PEACOCK THRONE

by Powell, E. Alexander

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Published
1923
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Good +
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$20.00

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The Century Co., 1923. 392pp. Orange cloth hardback, no DJ, black and gold lettering and decoration on cover and spine, brown foxing spots on outer page edges and most illustration pages and ones nearby, owner name on front end page, index, b&w photos, fold out map, By Camel and Car to the Peacock Throne, . Hard Cover. Good +.… Read more
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CABOOL Being a Personal Narrative of a Journey to, and Residence in That City, in the Years 1836, 7, and 8

by Burnes, Alexander; Klimburg, Max (preface to the 1973 edition)

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Published
1973
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Very Good
ISBN
9783201008051
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$35.00

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Akademische Druck , 1973. 398pp. Gray cloth hardback, no DJ, light brown stains on covers, and outer page edge, Text in English, Reprint of the 1842 Edition, two fold out plates, appendices, tables, b&w illustrations, CABOOL Being a Personal Narrative of a Journey to, and Residence in That City, in the Years 1836, 7, and 8, . Hard Cover. Very… Read more
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TWO PLAYS : Noor; The Trial of Dara Shikoh

by Ahmed, Akbar

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Published
2009
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Very Good
ISBN
9780863564352
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$8.00

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Saqi Books, 2009. 134pp. Trade paperback, VG, black marker on top page edge, no markings in text, Two plays : Noor and The Trial of Dara Shikoh, . Trade Paperback. Very Good.
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THE AMERICAN HOUSE OF SAUD : The Secret Petrodollar Connection

by Emerson, Steven

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Published
1985
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Very Good
ISBN
9780531097786
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$9.00

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Franklin Watts, 1985. 450pp. Black and tan hardback with DJ, VG, Second Printing, index, chapter notes, An examination of Saudi Arabia and its immense clout in the United States and throughout the Western world thanks to its petrodollars wealth and control of a huge proportion of the world's petroleum, . Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good.
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HASSAN IN EGYPT : Little People Everywhere Series

by McDonald, Etta Blaisdell; Dalrymple, Julia

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Published
1911
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Very Good
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$10.00

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Little Brown & Co, 1911. 114pp. Small red cloth hardback, color photo pasted down on front cover, type on spine has rubbed off, decorative end pages, light brown foxing spots on outer page edgfes, b&w photos, Little People Everywhere series, Hassan in Egypt, . Hard Cover. Very Good.
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RICH AND POOR STATES IN THE MIDDLE EAST : Egypt and the New Arab Order

by Kerr, Malcolm H. (editor); Yassin, El Sayed (editor)

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Published
1982
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Very Good
ISBN
9780865312760
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$9.50

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Westview Press, 1982. 482pp. Trade paperback, VG, owner name ink stamped on front end page and lending library card pocket on inside front cover, no other markings in book, index, figures and tables, Rich and poor states in the Middle East, Egypt and the New Arab Order, . Trade Paperback. Very Good.
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THE OTHER ARAB-ISRAELI CONFLICT : Making America's Middle East Policy, from Truman to Reagan

by Spiegel, Steven L.

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Published
1985
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Very Good
ISBN
9780226769615
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$12.00

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University of Chicago Press, 1985. 522pp. Black cloth hardback, DJ has light rubbing and small tears along edges, index, chapter notes, The other Arab-Israeli conflict, Making America's Middle East Policy, from Truman to Reagan, . Hard Cover. Very Good/Good+.
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MODERN ARAB POETS 1950-1975

by Boullata, Issa J. (translator/editor)

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Published
1976
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Very Good
ISBN
9780914478379
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$20.00

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Three Continents Press, 1976. 168pp. Green cloth hardback, DJ has and rubbing at corner and spine tips, owner name embossed on title page, Over fifty poems translated into English, twenty three poets from six different countries, modern arab poets, 1950-1975, . Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good.
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THE TRAVELS OF IBN JUBAYR Edited Froma Manuscript in the University Library of Leyden

by Wright, William (editor); De Goeje, M.J.(editor)

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Published
1949
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Very Good
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$85.00

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Leyden : E.J. Brill , 1949. c.300pp., Black cloth hardback, no DJ, footnotes, glossary, Preface in English, text of the travels in Arabic, 1949 reprint of the 1907 edition, light brown foxing spots on outer page edges and front end pages, Being the chronicle of a medieval Spanish Moor concerning his journey to the Egypt of Saladin, the holy cities… Read more
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BEGINNING AGAIN AT ARARAT

by Elliott, Mabel Evelyn

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Published
1924
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Good+
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$60.00

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Fleming H. Revell Company, 1924. 341pp. Maroon buckrum cloth hardback (rebound), maps, photos, repairs to edges of couple pages, small light stains on c.10pp., light brown foxing spots on photo pages, title page taped and repaired, owner name on front end page, paper has turned light brown, "Dr Mabel Evelyn Elliott was a physician for the American Women's Hospitals… Read more
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SELECTIONS FROM FARIDUDDIN ATTAR'S TADHKARATUL-AULIYA OR MEMOIRS OF SAINTS Part I & II, Abridged

by Behari, Bankey (translator)

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Published
1975
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Very Good
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$25.00

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Sh. Muhammad Ashraf , 1975. c.223pp. Tan cloth spine with light brown boards, DJ has large chips and tears along edges, Abridged Edition, SELECTIONS FROM FARIDUDDIN ATTAR'S TADHKARATUL-AULIYA OR MEMOIRS OF SAINTS Part I & II, . Hard Cover. Very Good/Fair.
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CAMP DAVID : Peacemaking and Politics

by Quandt, William B.

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Published
1986
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Very Good
ISBN
9780815772897
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$15.00

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Brookings Institution, 1986. 426pp. Softback, VG, index, bibliography, chronology, appendices, footnotes, maps, "the most thoroughly researched and complete account by far of the Camp David negotiations and the American policymaking leading up to them to be written by an American participant, a major contribution to the academic literature on American Middle East policy during the Carter administration", . Soft Cover.… Read more
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