Category:

 Middle Eastern

The town of Bethlehem carries so many layers of meaning--some ancient, some mythical, some religious--that it feels like an unreal city, even to the people who call it home. Today, the city is hemmed in by a wall and surrounded by forty-one Israeli settlements and ... read more

Bethlehem: Biography of a Town
$32.99(AUD) inc GST
Available Stock: 3

Category:

 Middle Eastern

THE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER'Life-filled and life-affirming history, steeped in romance and written with verve' GUARDIAN'Richly entertaining and impeccably reserached' Peter FrankopanIstanbul has always been a place where stories and histories collide and crack... read more

Istanbul: A Tale of Three Cities
$24.99(AUD) inc GST
Available Stock: 1

The Middle East has the greatest oil reservoirs in the world. But, having created immense wealth, oil has not brought universal happiness to the region. The history of oil is about not only the great discoveries but the transformation of... read more

Empires and Anarchies: A History of Oil in the Middle East
$59.99(AUD) inc GST
Available Stock: 1

The town of Bethlehem carries so many layers of meaning--some ancient, some mythical, some religious--that it feels like an unreal city, even to the people who call it home. Today, the city is hemmed in by a wall and surrounded by forty-one Israeli settl... read more

Bethlehem: Biography of a Town (US edition)
$49.50(AUD) inc GST
Available Stock: 0

Situated at the crossroads of three continents, the Middle East has confounded the ambition of conquerors and peacemakers alike. Christianity, Judaism and Islam all had their genesis in the region but with them came not just civilization and religion, but also... read more

A Short History of the Middle East
$17.99(AUD) inc GST
Available Stock: 0

Category:

 Middle Eastern

Series:Comprehensive Surveys of Religion

The Cambridge Guide to Jewish History, Religion, and Culture is a comprehensive and engaging overview of Jewish life, from its origins in the ancient Near East to its impact on contemporary popular culture. The tw... read more

The Cambridge Guide to Jewish History, Religion, and Culture: A Comprehensive Survey
$79.95(AUD) inc GST
Available Stock: 0

September 1997. In an Amman street, five men purporting to be Canadian tourists accost a Palestinian and inject a mysterious chemical into his ear. Within 48 hours it should kill him and leave no trace. The assailants were Mossad agents; the... read more

Kill Khalid : Mossad's Failed Hit ... and the Rise of Hamas
$35.00(AUD) inc GST
Available Stock: 0

Tracing troubles back to the imperial overreach of Great Britain and the United States, this title presents the story of how the Middle East came to be, told through the lives of the Britons and Americans who shaped it.

Kingmakers: The Invention of the Modern Middle East
$29.95(AUD) inc GST
Available Stock: 0

A dramatic call for reformation and tolerance in the islamic world. Irshad Manji calls herself a Muslim Refusenik. 'That doesn

The Trouble with Islam: A Muslim's call for Reform in her Faith
$32.95(AUD) inc GST
Available Stock: 0

Disputes over settlements, the right of return, the rise of Hamas, recognition of Israel as a Jewish state, and other intractable issues have repeatedly derailed peace negotiations between Israel and Palestine. renowned peacem... read more

The Two-State Delusion: Israel and Palestine - A Tale of Two Narratives
$29.99(AUD) inc GST
Available Stock: 0

20 November, 1979: as morning prayers began, hundreds of hardline Islamist gunmen, armed with rifles smuggled in coffins, stormed the Grand Mosque in Mecca. This work takes us through one of the momentous events in history, interviewing many participants in the siege and reveals the truth about the first operation of modern global jihad.

The Siege of Mecca: The Forgotten Uprising in Islam's Holiest Shrine
$26.95(AUD) inc GST
Available Stock: 0