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Blowout Sale! Up to 71% off on Middle East at Translate This Website. Top brands include Pluto Press, Oxford University Press, John Murray Publishers Ltd, Peter Lang GmbH, Internationaler Verlag der Wissenschaften, Harper, Brand: Brill Academic Pub, IBEX Publishers, , HarperCollins, Forgotten Books, Gilgamesh Publishing, Allen & Unwin, Brand: State University of New York Press, Florida Academic Press, & Doubleday. Hurry! Limited time offers. Offers valid only while supplies last.

Leila Khaled: Icon of Palestinian Liberation (Revolutionary Lives)
By Pluto Press
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ean: 9780745329529, isbn: 0745329527,

4.7 out of 5 stars with 15 reviews
Dubbed 'the poster girl of Palestinian militancy', Leila Khaled's image flashed across the world after she hijacked a passenger jet in 1969. The picture of a young, determined looking woman with a checkered scarf, clutching an AK-47, was as era-defining as that of Che Guevara.In this intimate profile, based on interviews with Khaled and those who know her, Sarah Irving gives us the life-story behind the image. Key moments of Khaled's turbulent life are explored, including the dramatic events of

Ben Jonson: Volume II: The Man and his Work: The Second Volume
By Oxford University Press
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mpn: Ill., ean: 9780198113539, isbn: 0198113536,

4.0 out of 5 stars with 186 reviews
A scholarly edition of works by Ben Jonson. The edition presents an authoritative text, together with an introduction, commentary notes, and scholarly apparatus..

War Reporting for Cowards: Between Iraq and a Hard Place
By John Murray Publishers Ltd
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ean: 9780719560019, isbn: 0719560012,

4.4 out of 5 stars with 253 reviews
Chris 'risk averse' Ayres saw journalism as his ticket to schmoozing with celebrities and penning pompous opinion pieces. Instead he landed a plane ticket to Iraq. Chris Ayres is a self-confessed coward, born of a proud line of shirkers and well-versed in taking the cushy option. After a bad start in New York during 9/11 and the anthrax attacks, life seemed to be improving when, as a young reporter, he was promptly promoted to Los Angeles correspondent. The thrill of foreign reporting couched

The Middle Eastern Press as a Forum for Literature (Heidelberger Studien zur Geschichte und Kultur des modernen Vorderen Orients)
By Peter Lang GmbH, Internationaler Verlag der Wissenschaften
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mpn: 10 fig., ean: 9783631399309, isbn: 3631399308,

4.0 out of 5 stars with 189 reviews
Research on Middle Eastern press is of great importance for comparative historical studies. Many editors of newspapers and magazines were not only journalists, but also writers, poets, thinkers and politicians. These intellectual leaders used non-official journals as a means of accelerating public discourse on reforms in the Ottoman Empire and later on in its successor states. Introducing new genres of literature to the Middle East they serialized novels, short stories and travelogues,

Mirage: Napoleon's Scientists and the Unveiling of Egypt
By Harper
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mpn: illustrations, ean: 9780060597672, isbn: 0060597674,

4.4 out of 5 stars with 181 reviews
Little more than two hundred years ago, only the most reckless or eccentric Europeans had dared traverse the unmapped territory of the modern-day Middle East. Its history and peoples were the subject of much myth and speculation—and no region aroused greater interest than Egypt, where reports of mysterious monuments, inscrutable hieroglyphics, rare silks and spices, and rumors of lost magical knowledge tantalized dreamers and taunted the power-hungry. It was not until 1798, when an unlikely

Between Modernity and Nationalism: Halide Edip's Encounter with Gandhi's India
By Oxford University Press
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ean: 9780198063322, isbn: 0198063326,

4.7 out of 5 stars with 44 reviews
Building on her connections with the Indian National Movement and Mahatma Gandhi, this volume analyses Halide Edip's description of India and its bearing on her life. It explores several aspects of Edip's career in India including the questions she confronts on gender, modernity, freedom movement, Gandhian movement, religion and politics, and everyday life. At another level, the volume identifies common currents of history and experience between India and Turkey. It explores a number of issues

The Forty Martyrs of the Sinai Desert, Eulogios the Stone Cutter, And Anastasia (Corpus of Christian Palestinian Aramaic)
By Brand: Brill Academic Pub
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ean: 9789056930035, isbn: 9056930036,

4.5 out of 5 stars with 66 reviews
The Christian Palestinian Aramaic version of The Forty Martyrs of the Sinai Desert, Eulogius the Stone-Cutter and Anastasia is the third volume in the series A Corpus of Palestinian Aramaic of the Early period (5th-8th cents. AD). The edition replaces A.S. Lewis' 1912 version of the text. All available palimpsest fragments have been rechecked and their reading has been improved. Some small fragments formerly missing in the editio princeps have been identified and added. The text is accompanied

Alam Diaries, Vol. 2: Years: 1349-1351 (Farsi Edition)
By IBEX Publishers
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ean: 9780936347585, isbn: 0936347589,

4.3 out of 5 stars with 171 reviews
Persian language memoirs of Shah's best friend. Probably one of the most significant documents of 20th century Iranian history..

Die Ewigen (Reihe in 10 Bänden)
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4.8 out of 5 stars with 72 reviews
Aus Band 1: »Mein Name ist Simon. Ich lebe ewig. Solange ich zurückdenken kann, bin ich auf der Erde. Ich habe außergewöhnliche Dinge gelernt, auf der Suche nach einer Antwort auf die Frage: Wer bin ich? Ich kann nicht sterben. Ich darf nicht lieben. Ich bin Simon.«11 n. Chr.: Simon arbeitet im alten Rom als Gärtner und hofft, nun endlich einen Ort gefunden zu haben, an dem er glücklich sein kann. Bis der talentierte Gärtner Magnus in die Stadt kommt

The Other Side of Deception: A Rogue Agent Exposes the Mossad's Secret Agenda
By HarperCollins
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ean: 9780060176358, isbn: 0060176350,

4.7 out of 5 stars with 77 reviews
A former Israeli agent relates the story of his career as a double agent and his disruption of shocking Mossad assassination plans.

Journal Asiatique, Ou Recueil de Mémoires d'Extraits Et de Notices Relatifs a l'Histoire, a la Philosophie, Aux Langues Et a la Littérature Des ... Vol. 4 (Classic Reprint) (French Edition)
By Forgotten Books
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ean: 9781396226526, isbn: 1396226524,

4.1 out of 5 stars with 54 reviews
Excerpt from Journal Asiatique, ou Recueil de Mémoires d'Extraits Et de Notices Relatifs A l'Histoire, A la Philosophie, aux Langues Et A la Littérature des Peuples Orientaux, 1874, Vol. 4 A Grammar of the Arabic Language, by E. H. Palmer, M. A. Fellow of S' John's College, and Lord Almoner's reader and professor of Arabic in the University ofcamhridge. London, Allen 18711, in XXIII - l: I pages. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books.

Mohammed und seine Lehre in der Darstellung abendländischer Autoren vom späten 11. bis zur Mitte des 12. Jahrhunderts: Aspekte, Quellen und Tendenzen ... zur klassischen Philologie) (German Edition)
By Peter Lang GmbH, Internationaler Verlag der Wissenschaften
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ean: 9783631503461, isbn: 3631503466,

4.4 out of 5 stars with 165 reviews
Einsetzende Kreuzzugsbewegung und beginnende Reconquista bilden den historischen Hintergrund für die Auseinandersetzung lateinischer Autoren des Abendlandes mit Mohammed und dem Islam. Ziel des vorliegenden Buches ist es, die Werke Embrichos von Mainz, Guiberts von Nogent, Walters von Compiégne, Petrus’ Alphonsi und Petrus’ Venerabilis zu diesem Themenkreis nach dargestellten Aspekten, rezipierten Quellen und zugrundeliegenden Tendenzen zu untersuchen. Darüber hinaus soll ein Vergleich

Die Balkankrise von 1875 bis 1878 im Spiegel osmanischer und westlicher Karikaturen (Geschichte und Kultur des modernen Vorderen Orients. History of ... Modern Near and Middle East) (German Edition)
By Peter Lang GmbH, Internationaler Verlag der Wissenschaften
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ean: 9783631673775, isbn: 3631673779,

4.0 out of 5 stars with 280 reviews
Dieses Buch gibt anhand von graphischen Bildsatiren einen Einblick in die satirische Bearbeitung der Balkankrise von 1875–1878. Ab den 1870er Jahren erschienen erstmals karikaturistische Satirezeitschriften in osmanischem Türkisch. Die Autorin widmet sich den satirischen Publikationen des wichtigsten Protagonisten dieser Jahre: Teodor Kasap, dem die Synthese des westlichen Konzepts einer Satirezeitschrift mit einer der populärsten Formen osmanischer Satire, dem Schattentheater Karagöz,

Johann Kremenezky und die Gründung des KKL (Judentum und Umwelt / Realms of Judaism) (German Edition)
By Peter Lang GmbH, Internationaler Verlag der Wissenschaften
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ean: 9783820487732, isbn: 3820487735,

4.2 out of 5 stars with 100 reviews
Die Gründung des legendären KKL, der dem Erwerb von jüdisch-nationalem Boden in Palästina dienen sollte, war nebst der Schaffung der Zionistischen Organisation das zukunftsträchtigste Ereignis der frühen Jahre der Bewegung. Die Geschichte der eigentlichen Gründung wurde jedoch nie geschrieben, der Name des Gründers ist vergessen. Warum? Die vorliegende Untersuchung will an Hand von erstmals publiziertem Archivmaterial den geschichtlichen Hergang, und die Person des Gründers erhellen..

Tripoli Witness: The Remarkable First Hand Account of Life Through the Insurgency
By Gilgamesh Publishing
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ean: 9781908531131, isbn: 1908531134,

4.5 out of 5 stars with 295 reviews
Rana Jawad, a British-Lebanese journalist who has reported from Tripoli for the BBC for seven years, found herself the last British journalist reporting from inside Tripoli early in 2010. Defiant and terrified in turns, she went into hiding and bravely issued the series of anonymous Tripoli Witness blogs that have become famous among anyone following the course of the insurgency. The raw blog accounts published here are accompanied by a short introductory pieces as well as a series of opening

A Crazy Occupation: Eyewitness to the Intifada
By Allen & Unwin
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mpn: map, ean: 9781741146509, isbn: 174114650X,

4.6 out of 5 stars with 266 reviews
The unforgettable experiences of a young Australian journalist posted in Israel to report on the conflict in the occupied territories are documented in this compelling memoir. Unafraid, or perhaps just stunningly naïve, Jamie Tarabay, an Arabic-speaking Australian of Lebanese descent, dove headfirst into the thick of Middle Eastern politics. From the great optimism following the Camp David summit in 2000 to the start of the intifada in 2001, Jamie was in the thick of it—Nablus, Ramallah,

Placing the Poet: Badr Shakir al-Sayyab and Postcolonial Iraq
By Brand: State University of New York Press
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ean: 9780791437322, isbn: 0791437329,

4.4 out of 5 stars with 141 reviews
Makes available, for the first time in English, the work of a major modern Arab poet, providing a framework for understanding his experience not only as an Arab writer but as a postcolonial one.Used Book in Good Condition.

Moses Maimonides: The Man and His Works
By Oxford University Press
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ean: 9780199747573, isbn: 0199747571,

4.3 out of 5 stars with 288 reviews
Moses Maimonides (1137/38-1204), scholar, physician, and philosopher, was the most influential Jewish thinker of the Middle Ages. In this magisterial biography, Herbert Davidson provides an exhaustive guide to Maimonides' life and works. After considering Maimonides' upbringing and education, Davidson expounds all of his many writings in exhaustive detail, with separate chapters on rabbinic, philosophical, and medical texts. Moses Maimonides has been recognized as the standard work on a

The Ambitious Struggle: An African Journalist's Journey of Hope and Identity in a Land of Migrants
By Florida Academic Press
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mpn: black & white illustrations, ean: 9781890357436, isbn: 189035743X,

4.5 out of 5 stars with 269 reviews
A fascinating and gripping account of life in the United Arab Emirates, as seen and reported on by a Ugandan journalist resident for over a decade in Dubai. The first such account of its kind, in outlining the duties he was assigned (in print and broadcast media) and the news events that made it (or did not make it) into the print and and broadcast media, one gains a keen look at the points of sensitivity in th complex society of the UAE..

Every Man in This Village is a Liar: An Education in War
By Doubleday
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ean: 9780385527163, isbn: 0385527160,

4.3 out of 5 stars with 216 reviews
A shattering account of war and disillusionment from a young woman reporter on the front lines of the war on terror. A few weeks after the planes crashed into the World Trade Center on 9/11, journalist Megan K. Stack, a  twenty-five-year-old national correspondent for the Los Angeles Times, was thrust into Afghanistan and Pakistan, dodging gunmen and prodding warlords for information. From there, she traveled to war-ravaged Iraq and Lebanon and other countries scarred by violence, including

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