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Weapons of the Islamic World: Swords & Armour

By: N/A

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, King Faisal Foundation Cente: 1991

Seller ID: 141419

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Catalogue for exhibition held at the Islamic Gallery in King Faisal Foundation Center, Riyadh, 1991. 112 pages. 8 5/8"w x 11 3/4"h. Slight edge wear. Many color photos. View more info

Image for Living in the Antechamber of Death : Compiled Short Stories of Political Prisoners in Islamic Republic of Iran

Living in the Antechamber of Death : Compiled Short Stories of Political Prisoners in Islamic Republic of Iran

By: Abani, Ali (Editor)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: 2007

Seller ID: 140119

ISBN: 142762240X

Condition: Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 194 pages. View more info

Image for Veiled Sentiments: Honor and Poetry in a Bedouin Society

Veiled Sentiments: Honor and Poetry in a Bedouin Society

By: Abu-Lughod, Lila

Price: $12.95

Publisher: Berkeley, University of California Press: 1988

Seller ID: 142929

ISBN: 0520063279

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 317 pages. View more info

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Sexual Ethics And Islam: Feminist Reflections on Qur'an, Hadith, and Jurisprudence

By: Ali, Kecia

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Oxford, England, Oneworld Publications: 2006

Seller ID: 138569

ISBN: 1851684565

Condition: Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 217 pages. View more info

Image for Painting in Islam:  A Study Of The Place Of Pictorial Art In Muslim Culture

Painting in Islam: A Study Of The Place Of Pictorial Art In Muslim Culture

By: Arnold, Sir Thomas W.

Price: $14.95

Publisher: N Y, Dover Publications Inc.: 1965

Seller ID: 141954

ISBN: 0486213102

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 160 pages. View more info

Image for Turkish Carpets: Contemporary Handmade

Turkish Carpets: Contemporary Handmade

By: Ayyildiz, Ugur

Price: $8.41

Publisher: Turkey, Net Turistik Yayinlar A.S.: 1995

Seller ID: 134529

ISBN: 9754791465

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 96 pages. An illustrated guide to contemporary Turkish carpets, region by region. Many color photos. View more info

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Masuleh: Photographs of Saeed Mahmoodi Aznaveh

By: Aznaveh, Saeed Mahmoodi

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Tehran, Iran, Yassavoli Publishers: 2002

Seller ID: 126750

ISBN: 9643062376

Condition: Fine


Clean and unmarked; tight binding. Slight edge wear to dust jacket. Text in English and Persian. Color photos of the town of Masuleh. View more info

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Textiles from Egypt: 4th-13th Centuries C.E.

By: Baginski, Alisa; Amalia Tidhar

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Tel Aviv, L.A. Mayer Memorial Institute for Islamic Art: 1980

Seller ID: 145051

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 176 pages. 9 3/4"w x 9 3/4"h. Slight edge wear to cover and creases to spine. View more info

Image for Searching Jenin: Eyewitness Accounts of the Israeli Invasion

Searching Jenin: Eyewitness Accounts of the Israeli Invasion

By: Baroud, Ramzy; Noam Chomsky (preface)

Price: $6.50

Publisher: Cune Press: 2003

Seller ID: 143673

ISBN: 1885942346

Condition: Good


Book is in excellent condition. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is marked occasionally in pencil with underlining and marginalia. Dust jacket shows the slightest signs of shelf wear only, no tears. 285 pages with b&w photos. View more info

Arab Versus European: Diplomacy and War in Nineteenth-Century East Central Africa

By: Bennett, Norman R.

Price: $8.41

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Africana Publishing Corporation: 1986

Seller ID: 122885

ISBN: 0841908613

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 325 pages. Small tear on dust jacket. View more info

Image for Constructing Boundaries: Jewish and Arab Workers in Mandatory Palestine (Suny Series in Israeli Studies)

Constructing Boundaries: Jewish and Arab Workers in Mandatory Palestine (Suny Series in Israeli Studies)

By: Bernstein, Deborah

Price: $35.00

Publisher: N Y, State Univ of New York Press: 2000

Seller ID: 141823

ISBN: 0791445402

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Slight edge wear. 278 pages. View more info

Environmental History of the Near and Middle East since the Last Ice Age, The

By: Brice, William Charles

Price: $139.00

Publisher: Academic Press: 1978

Edition: Ex Libris, 2nd. Ed.

Seller ID: 097545

ISBN: 0121338509

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. Interior pages unmarked. 384 pages. From the blurb: "The influence of natural conditions on the numbers, size, movements and attainments of human groups has been especially evident at those places and times when these conditions have been markedly changing. The landscapes between the Mediterranean and the valley of the Indus have undergone many alterations since the climax of the last Ice Age, some 20,000 years ago; lakes have filled and dried out, rivers have shifted their courses and spread into deltas, lowlands have been flooded ... View more info

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A History of Egypt (4 Book, 8 Vol. set)

By: BUDGE, E. A. [Ernest Alfred Thompson] Wallis

Price: $94.95

Publisher: Neatherlands, Anthropological Publications: 1968

Seller ID: 142619

Condition: Very Good


Four book set in blue cloth with gilt lettering on spine only. Books show very light wear to covers only. Bindings are solid and square, exteriors show no major blemishes, texts/interiors are clean and free of marking of any kind; some corners are bent, a little edge wear, a stain or two on the page ends. Each book contains two volumes for a total of eight: Egypt In the Neolithic and Archaic Periods; Egypt Under the Grat Pyramid Builders, Egypt Under the the Amenemhats and Hyksos, Egypt and Her Asiatic Empire, Egypt Under Rameses the Great, Egypt Under th Priest-Kings and Tanites and N... View more info

Unholy Wars: Afghanistan, America and International Terrorism

By: Cooley, John K.

Price: $34.95

Publisher: United Kingdom, Pluto Press: 2000

Edition: Ex Library

Seller ID: 124465

ISBN: 0745316921

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library book with the usual stamps, stickers, etc. Binding is solid and text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Book shows light use, 299 pages, many maps. View more info

Image for Inside Syria: The Backstory of Their Civil War and What the World Can Expect

Inside Syria: The Backstory of Their Civil War and What the World Can Expect

By: Erlich, Reese; Noam Chomsky

Price: $6.35

Publisher: Prometheus Books: 2016

Seller ID: 142738

ISBN: 1633882357

Condition: Good


Book looks great, binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is marked occasionally with marginalia and underlining. View more info

Arab Painting

By: Ettinghausen, Richard

Price: $14.25

Publisher: U.S.A., Rizzoli: 1977

Seller ID: 140209

ISBN: 0847800814

Condition: Very Good


Book is in excellent condition with very light shelf wear to covers only. Binding is solid and square, , text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 209 pages, richly illustrated with many full page, full color prints of arab art from 691 to the 14th century. View more info

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The Turn: Israel's 25th Anniversary

By: Faians, David, (ed.)

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Tel-Aviv, Israel, Amihai Publishers: 1973

Seller ID: 131583

Condition: Near Fine


Mostly a picture book with large b&w photos throughout, the "front to back" reads in English and French text with an intro by Golda Meir, a statement "How shall we live with the Arabs" by Moshe Dayan, and a statement by David Elazar followed by a general introduction. The "back to front" is the same in Hebrew. Text to the photos is in three languages. Turquoise vinyl covers show little to no wear with sharp corners, bottom inside hinge at front has 3/4" tear, otherwise book is very clean. Dust jacket has lots of edge wear, several small tears up to 1" long... View more info

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A Sense Of Siege: The Geopolitics Of Islam And The West (Rand Study)

By: Fuller, Graham; Lesser, Ian O

Price: $5.21

Publisher: Santa Monica, CA, Westview Press: 1995

Seller ID: 138568

ISBN: 0813321492

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 193 pages. View more info

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Morocco That Was

By: Harris, Walter ; Thursfield, Patrick

Price: $8.41

Publisher: U.S.A., Eland Books / Hippocrene: 1983

Seller ID: 137164

ISBN: 0907871402

Condition: Very Good


Book show light wear to covers only. Text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Oblong format, 338 pages, map on endpaper. View more info

Image for Early Muslim Scientists: Their Contributions to Natural Science

Early Muslim Scientists: Their Contributions to Natural Science

By: Hassam, Abdul S.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: N Y., Vantage Press: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 112525

ISBN: 053303616X

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 86 pages. Full blue cloth boards. Front endpaper torn out. Small tears on dust jacket. View more info