• Best of Enemies: A History of US and Middle East Relations, Part One: 1783-1953

    “Best of Enemies is surely destined to stand alongside Marjane Satrapi’s Persepolis as a graphic history of the Middle East. A must read for anyone interested in learning, or teaching, about the region.”—Mark Levine, professor of history at UC-Irvine and author of Heavy Metal Islam   In the third volume of their graphic history of US and M...

    • ASIN: 1906838453
    • Brand: Self Made Hero

  • Culture and Conflict in the Middle East

    In an era of increasing interaction between the United States and the countries of the Middle East, it has become ever more important for Americans to understand the social forces that shape Middle Eastern cultures. Based on years of his own field research and the ethnographic reports of other scholars, anthropologist Philip Carl Salzman presents a...

    • ASIN: 1591025877
    • Brand: Brand: Humanity Books

  • When You Reach Me (Yearling Newbery)

    "Like A Wrinkle in Time (Miranda's favorite book), When You Reach Me far surpasses the usual whodunit or sci-fi adventure to become an incandescent exploration of 'life, death, and the beauty of it all.'" —The Washington Post This Newbery Medal winner that has been called "smart and mesmerizing," (The New York Times) and "superb" (The Wall Stre...

    • ASIN: 0375850864
    • Brand: Random House

  • Jerusalem: A Cookbook


    • ASIN: 1607743949
    • Brand: Random House
    • UPC: 001607743949

  • Orphan Train

    The #1 New York Times BestsellerNow featuring a sneak peek at Christina's forthcoming novel A Piece of the World, coming February 2017.Christina Baker Kline’s #1 New York Times bestselling novel—the captivating story of a 91-year-old woman with a hidden past as an orphan-train rider and the teenage girl whose own troubled adolescence leads her ...

    • ASIN: 0061950726

  • The Man in the White Sharkskin Suit: A Jewish Family's Exodus from Old Cairo to the New World (P.S.)


    • ASIN: B000SCHBR0

  • The Boy Who Saved Baseball

    Tom Gallagher is in a tight spot. The fate of the Dillontown team rests on the outcome of one baseball game, winner take all. If Tom's team loses, they lose their field too. But how can they possibly win? Just when everything seems hopeless, a mysterious boy named Cruz de la Cruz rides into town and claims to know the secret of hitting. Not to ment...

    • ASIN: 0142402869
    • Brand: Ritter, John H.

  • War in the Middle East: A Reporter's Story: Black September and the Yom Kippur War

    An award-winning journalist offers a reporter’s-eye view of the Middle East conflict, from Black September to the Yom Kippur War to events of the present day.In 1970, when the Jordanian civil war known as Black September began, U.P.I. correspondent Wilborn Hampton was sent to report on unfolding events. Holed up in the InterContinental Hotel and ...

    • ASIN: 0763624934
    • Brand: Brand: Candlewick

  • Cooking in Iran: Regional Recipes and Kitchen Secrets

    After five years of overcoming obstacles, meticulous planning, and ten thousand miles of traveling the length and breadth of Iran cooking with local cooks, visiting workshops, and developing recipes Najmieh's dream has been realized with the creation of Cooking in Iran: Regional Recipes and Kitchen Secrets. This book is a distillation of those past...

    • ASIN: 193382395X

  • The Bronze Bow

    He trains my hands for war, so that my arms can bend a bow of bronze. –from the Song of David (2 Samuel 22:35)The Bronze Bow, written by Elizabeth George Speare (author of The Witch of Blackbird Pond) won the Newbery Medal in 1962. This gripping, action-packed novel tells the story of eighteen-year-old Daniel bar Jamin—a fierce, hotheaded young...

    • ASIN: 0395137195
    • Color: Multicolor
    • Brand: HMH Books for Young Readers
    • UPC: 046442137195

  • Home of the Brave

    A man I helped to settle heretaught me a saying from Africa.I'll bet you would like it:A cow is God with a wet nose.Kek comes from Africa where he lived with his mother, father, and brother. But only he and his mother have survived. Now she's missing, and Kek has been sent to a new home. In America, he sees snow for the first time, and feels its st...

    • ASIN: 0312535635
    • Brand: Square Fish

  • Practice Makes Perfect Basic Spanish, Second Edition: (Beginner) 325 Exercises + Online Flashcard App + 75-minutes of Streaming Audio (Practice Makes Perfect Series)

    Publisher's Note: Products purchased from Third Party sellers are not guaranteed by the publisher for quality, authenticity, or access to any online entitlements included with the product.Bite-size lessons. Big-time learning, now with digital supportPractice Makes Perfect Basic Spanish is a trusted and proven companion for your Spanish-learning exp...

    • ASIN: 0071849211
    • Brand: imusti

  • Middlesex: A Novel (Oprah's Book Club)


    • ASIN: 0312427735
    • Brand: Picador USA

  • The Island at the Center of the World: The Epic Story of Dutch Manhattan and the Forgotten Colony That Shaped America

    In a riveting, groundbreaking narrative, Russell Shorto tells the story of New Netherland, the Dutch colony which pre-dated the Pilgrims and established ideals of tolerance and individual rights that shaped American history. "Astonishing . . . A book that will permanently alter the way we regard our collective past." --The New York Times When the ...

    • ASIN: 1400078679
    • Brand: Brand: Vintage
    • UPC: 884752196866

  • Hybrid Sovereignty in the Arab Middle East: The Cases of Kuwait, Jordan, and Iraq (Middle East in Focus)

    This book provides readers with a fresh analysis of the Arab state by using a new theoretical framework: hybrid sovereignty. The author examines various areas to make his argument: citizenship, the issue of minorities, electoral engineering, the failure of central rule, tribalism, and the lack of impersonal bureaucratic mechanism....

    • ASIN: 0230600409

  • Best of Enemies : A History of US and Middle East Relations, Part One: 1783-1953

    "Best of Enemies is surely destined to stand alongside Marjane Satrapi's Persepolis as a graphic history of the Middle East. A must read for anyone interested in learning, or teaching, about the region."--Mark Levine, professor

    • UPC: 19858564
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  • The Mamluk City in the Middle East - eBook

    The Mamluk City in the Middle East offers an interdisciplinary study of urban history, urban experience, and the nature of urbanism in the region under the rule of the Mamluk Sultanate (1250–1517). The book focuses

    • UPC: 886537329

  • The Mamluk City in the Middle East : History, Culture, and the Urban Landscape

    An interdisciplinary study of urban history, urban experience and the nature of urbanism under the rule of the Mamluk Sultanate

    • UPC: 55645427

  • Violence and the City in the Modern Middle East - eBook

    This book explores violence in the public lives of modern Middle Eastern cities, approaching violence as an individual and collective experience, a historical event, and an urban process. Violence and the city coexist in a

    • UPC: 901574323

  • Violence and the City in the Modern Middle East

    This volume explores violence in the public lives of modern Middle Eastern cities--as a collective act, a historical event, and an urban

    • UPC: 49744163

  • Towards Sustainable Cities in Asia and the Middle East - eBook

    This volume presents innovative work on innovative methods, tools and practices aimed at supporting the transition of Asian and Middle Eastern cities and regions towards a more smart and sustainable dimension. The role of the

    • UPC: 931874975

  • New Cities and Community Extensions in Egypt and the Middle East - eBook

    This book seeks to push forward the boundaries of current practices and knowledge to embrace innovative solutions, novel approaches, and grounded technologies within realistic comprehension of economic risks and environmental implications. It investigates different scales

    • UPC: 605190602

  • Madinah : City Stories from the Middle East

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    • UPC: 11539100

  • Peasant Maids, City Women : Economies and Institutions in the Middle East

    From the 1850s to the 1920s, women were 30 to 40 percent of all immigrants to the United States and their migration experiences were shaped by similar social, economic, demographic, and cultural forces. In Peasant

    • UPC: 26808743

  • Population, Poverty, and Politics in Middle East Cities

    Population, Poverty, and Politics in Middle East

    • UPC: 38184378

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