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Mamluk 'Askari 1250-1517

(Available November 18, 2014)
Mamluk 'Askari 1250-1517
Written by David Nicolle, Illustrated by Peter Dennis
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781782009283
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Mamluk 'Askari 1250-1517

Written by David Nicolle
Illustrated by Peter Dennis


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: November 18, 2014
Price: $18.95

New archaeological material and research underpin this extensive, detailed and beautifully illustrated account of the famous Mamluk Askars.The Mamluk army is credited with finally defeating and expelling the Crusaders from the Middle East, with defeating and halting the Mongol invasion of the Islamic Middle East, and with facing down - though... Read more >
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Mamluk 'Askari 1250-1517

Written by David Nicolle
Illustrated by Peter Dennis


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: November 18, 2014
Price: $14.95

New archaeological material and research underpin this extensive, detailed and beautifully illustrated account of the famous Mamluk Askars.The Mamluk army is credited with finally defeating and expelling the Crusaders from the Middle East, with defeating and halting the Mongol invasion of the Islamic Middle East, and with facing down - though... Read more >
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Eastward to Tartary

Written by Robert D. Kaplan


Format: eBook, 384 pages
On Sale: November 12, 2014
Price: $14.99

Eastward to Tartary, Robert Kaplan's first book to focus on a single region since his bestselling Balkan Ghosts, introduces readers to an explosive and little-known part of the world destined to become a tinderbox of the future.

Kaplan takes us on a spellbinding journey into the heart of a volatile region, stretching... Read more >
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Rosewater
Rosewater
Written by Maziar Bahari and Aimee Molloy, Foreword by Jon Meacham
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812981803
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Rosewater
A Family's Story of Love, Captivity, and Survival
Written by Maziar Bahari and Aimee Molloy
Foreword by Jon Meacham


Format: Trade Paperback, 400 pages
On Sale: October 21, 2014
Price: $16.00

NOW A MAJOR MOTION PICTURE DIRECTED BY JON STEWART | Previously published as Then They Came for Me

When Maziar Bahari left London in June 2009 to cover Iran’s presidential election, he assured his pregnant fiancée, Paola, that he’d be back in just a few days, a week at most. Little did he... Read more >
Inside Syria
Inside Syria
Written by Reese Erlich, Foreword by Noam Chomsky
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781616149482
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Inside Syria
The Backstory of Their Civil War and What the World Can Expect
Written by Reese Erlich
Foreword by Noam Chomsky


Format: Hardcover, 313 pages
On Sale: October 7, 2014
Price: $25.00

Based on first-hand reporting from Syria and Washington, journalist Reese Erlich unravels the complex dynamics underlying the Syrian civil war. Through vivid, on-the-ground accounts and interviews with both rebel leaders and Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, Erlich gives the reader a better understanding of this momentous power struggle and why it matters.

Through... Read more >
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Inside Syria
The Backstory of Their Civil War and What the World Can Expect
Written by Reese Erlich
Foreword by Noam Chomsky


Format: eBook, 313 pages
On Sale: October 7, 2014
Price: $11.99

Based on first-hand reporting from Syria and Washington, journalist Reese Erlich unravels the complex dynamics underlying the Syrian civil war. Through vivid, on-the-ground accounts and interviews with both rebel leaders and Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, Erlich gives the reader a better understanding of this momentous power struggle and why it matters.

Through... Read more >
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Thirteen Days in September
Thirteen Days in September
Written by Lawrence Wright
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ISBN: 9780385352048
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Thirteen Days in September
Carter, Begin, and Sadat at Camp David
Written by Lawrence Wright


Format: eBook, 368 pages
On Sale: September 16, 2014
Price: $13.99

A dramatic, illuminating day-by-day account of the 1978 Camp David conference, when President Jimmy Carter convinced Israeli Prime Minister Menachem Begin and Egyptian President Anwar Sadat to sign a peace treaty--the first treaty in the modern Middle East, and one which endures to this day.
 
With his hallmark insight into the forces... Read more >
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Thirteen Days in September
Thirteen Days in September
Written by Lawrence Wright, Read by Mark Bramhall and Lawrence Wright
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ISBN: 9780804165426
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Thirteen Days in September
Carter, Begin, and Sadat at Camp David
Written by Lawrence Wright
Read by Mark Bramhall and Lawrence Wright


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: September 16, 2014
Price: $22.50

A gripping day-by-day account of the 1978 Camp David conference, when President Jimmy Carter persuaded Israeli prime minister Menachem Begin and Egyptian president Anwar Sadat to sign the first peace treaty in the modern Middle East, one which endures to this day.

With his hallmark insight into the forces at play...

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Thirteen Days in September
Thirteen Days in September
Written by Lawrence Wright
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385352031
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Thirteen Days in September
Carter, Begin, and Sadat at Camp David
Written by Lawrence Wright


Format: Hardcover, 368 pages
On Sale: September 16, 2014
Price: $27.95

A gripping day-by-day account of the 1978 Camp David conference, when President Jimmy Carter persuaded Israeli prime minister Menachem Begin and Egyptian president Anwar Sadat to sign the first peace treaty in the modern Middle East, one which endures to this day.

With his hallmark insight into the forces at play...

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Shah of Shahs
Shah of Shahs
Written by Ryszard Kapuscinski
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780804153508
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Shah of Shahs

Written by Ryszard Kapuscinski


Format: eBook, 160 pages
On Sale: August 6, 2014
Price: $9.99

In Shah of Shahs Kapuscinski brings a mythographer's perspective and a novelist's virtuosity to bear on the overthrow of the last Shah of Iran, one of the most infamous of the United States' client-dictators, who resolved to transform his country into "a second America in a generation," only to be toppled... Read more >
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Lawrence in Arabia
Lawrence in Arabia
Written by Scott Anderson
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307476418
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Lawrence in Arabia
War, Deceit, Imperial Folly and the Making of the Modern Middle East
Written by Scott Anderson


Format: Trade Paperback, 624 pages
On Sale: June 3, 2014
Price: $17.95

Finalist for the 2014 National Book Critics Circle Award in Biography

One of the Best Books of the Year:
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A New York Times Notable Book

The Arab Revolt against the Turks in World War I was, in the words of T. E. Lawrence, “a sideshow of...

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Brokers of Deceit
Brokers of Deceit
Written by Rashid Khalidi
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780807033241
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Brokers of Deceit
How the U.S. Has Undermined Peace in the Middle East
Written by Rashid Khalidi


Format: Trade Paperback, 208 pages
On Sale: March 11, 2014
Price: $17.00


Winner of the 2014 Lionel Trilling Book Award

An examination of the failure of the United States as a broker in the Palestinian-Israeli peace process, through three key historical moments

 
For more than seven decades the conflict between Israel and the Palestinian people has raged on with no end in sight, and for... Read more >
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Freud And The Non-European

Written by Edward Said
Afterword by Jacqueline Rose
Introduction by Christopher Bollas


Format: eBook, 88 pages
On Sale: January 28, 2014
Price: $17.95

Banned by the Freud institute in Vienna, this controversial lecture eventually became Edward Said’s final book. Freud and the Non-European builds on Said’s abiding interest in the psychoanalyst’s work to examine Freud’s assumption that Moses was an Egyptian and from there explore the limits of identity. Such an unresolved, nuanced sense... Read more >
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The Dispensable Nation
The Dispensable Nation
Written by Vali Nasr
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780345802576
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The Dispensable Nation
American Foreign Policy in Retreat
Written by Vali Nasr


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
On Sale: January 14, 2014
Price: $16.00

A Financial Times Best Book of the Year

Forcefully persuasive, The Dispensable Nation is a game changer for America as it charts a course in the Muslim world, Asia, and beyond. Vali Nasr shows how the Obama administration missed its chance to improve U.S. relations with the Middle East by continuing to...

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Freud And The Non-European
Freud And The Non-European
Written by Edward Said, Afterword by Jacqueline Rose, Introduction by Christopher Bollas
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781781681459
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Freud And The Non-European

Written by Edward Said
Afterword by Jacqueline Rose
Introduction by Christopher Bollas


Format: Trade Paperback, 88 pages
On Sale: January 14, 2014
Price: $17.95

Banned by the Freud institute in Vienna, this controversial lecture eventually became Edward Said’s final book. Freud and the Non-European builds on Said’s abiding interest in the psychoanalyst’s work to examine Freud’s assumption that Moses was an Egyptian and from there explore the limits of identity. Such an unresolved, nuanced sense... Read more >
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Return of a King
Return of a King
Written by William Dalrymple
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ISBN: 9780307948533
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Return of a King
The Battle for Afghanistan, 1839-42
Written by William Dalrymple


Format: Trade Paperback, 560 pages
On Sale: January 14, 2014
Price: $17.95

A Best Book of the Year: The Economist, Slate, Kirkus Reviews

In 1839, nearly 20,000 British troops poured through the mountain passes into Afghanistan and installed the exiled Shah Shuja on the throne as their puppet. But after little more than two years, the Afghans exploded into rebellion. The British were forced...

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My Promised Land
My Promised Land
Written by Ari Shavit
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385521703
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My Promised Land
The Triumph and Tragedy of Israel
Written by Ari Shavit


Format: Hardcover, 464 pages
On Sale: November 19, 2013
Price: $28.00

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY THE NEW YORK TIMES BOOK REVIEW AND THE ECONOMIST

Winner of the Natan Book Award, the National Jewish Book Award, and the Anisfield-Wolf Book Award

An authoritative and deeply personal narrative history of the State of Israel, by one of the... Read more >
My Promised Land
My Promised Land
Written by Ari Shavit
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ISBN: 9780812984644
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My Promised Land
The Triumph and Tragedy of Israel
Written by Ari Shavit


Format: eBook, 464 pages
On Sale: November 19, 2013
Price: $14.99

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY THE NEW YORK TIMES BOOK REVIEW AND THE ECONOMIST

Winner of the Natan Book Award, the National Jewish Book Award, and the Anisfield-Wolf Book Award

An authoritative and deeply personal narrative history of the State of Israel, by one of the... Read more >
My Promised Land
My Promised Land
Written by Ari Shavit, Read by Paul Boehmer
Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
ISBN: 9780385359597
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My Promised Land
The Triumph and Tragedy of Israel
Written by Ari Shavit
Read by Paul Boehmer


Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
On Sale: November 19, 2013
Price: $45.00

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY THE NEW YORK TIMES BOOK REVIEW AND THE ECONOMIST

Winner of the Natan Book Award, the National Jewish Book Award, and the Anisfield-Wolf Book Award

An authoritative and deeply personal narrative history of the State of Israel, by one of the... Read more >
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My Promised Land
My Promised Land
Written by Ari Shavit, Read by Paul Boehmer
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780385359603
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My Promised Land
The Triumph and Tragedy of Israel
Written by Ari Shavit
Read by Paul Boehmer


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: November 19, 2013
Price: $27.50

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY THE NEW YORK TIMES BOOK REVIEW AND THE ECONOMIST

Winner of the Natan Book Award, the National Jewish Book Award, and the Anisfield-Wolf Book Award

An authoritative and deeply personal narrative history of the State of Israel, by one of the... Read more >
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The Faithful Scribe
The Faithful Scribe
Written by Shahan Mufti
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781590515051
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The Faithful Scribe
A Story of Islam, Pakistan, Family, and War
Written by Shahan Mufti


Format: Hardcover, 368 pages
On Sale: September 24, 2013
Price: $26.95

A journalist explores his family’s history to reveal the hybrid cultural and political landscape of Pakistan, the world’s first Islamic democracy
 
Shahan Mufti’s family history, which he can trace back fourteen hundred years to the inner circle of the prophet Muhammad, offers an enlightened perspective on the mystifying history of... Read more >
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The Faithful Scribe
A Story of Islam, Pakistan, Family, and War
Written by Shahan Mufti


Format: eBook, 352 pages
On Sale: September 24, 2013
Price: $20.99

A journalist explores his family’s history to reveal the hybrid cultural and political landscape of Pakistan, the world’s first Islamic democracy
 
Shahan Mufti’s family history, which he can trace back fourteen hundred years to the inner circle of the prophet Muhammad, offers an enlightened perspective on the mystifying history of... Read more >
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Manzikert 1071
Manzikert 1071
Written by David Nicolle, Illustrated by Christa Hook
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ISBN: 9781780965031
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Manzikert 1071
The breaking of Byzantium
Written by David Nicolle
Illustrated by Christa Hook


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: August 20, 2013
Price: $21.95

On 26 August 1071 a large Byzantine army under Emperor Romanus IV met the Saljuq Turk forces of Sultan Alp Arslan near the town of Manzikert to the far east of the Byzantine Empire. The battle ended in a decisive defeat for the Byzantine forces, with the wings of the army... Read more >
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Manzikert 1071
The breaking of Byzantium
Written by David Nicolle
Illustrated by Christa Hook


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: August 20, 2013
Price: $15.95

On 26 August 1071 a large Byzantine army under Emperor Romanus IV met the Saljuq Turk forces of Sultan Alp Arslan near the town of Manzikert to the far east of the Byzantine Empire. The battle ended in a decisive defeat for the Byzantine forces, with the wings of the army... Read more >
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Seven Pillars of Wisdom
Seven Pillars of Wisdom
Written by T E Lawrence
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780804170826
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Seven Pillars of Wisdom
A Triumph (The Authorized Doubleday/Doran Edition)
Written by T E Lawrence


Format: eBook, 784 pages
On Sale: August 13, 2013
Price: $11.99

In his classic book, T.E. Lawrence—forever known as Lawrence of Arabia—recounts his role in the origin of the modern Arab world. At first a shy Oxford scholar and archaeologist with a facility for languages, he joined and went on to lead the Arab revolt against the Ottoman Turks while the rest... Read more >
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