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Then They Came for Me
Then They Came for Me
Written by Maziar Bahari and Aimee Molloy
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ISBN: 9781400069460
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Then They Came for Me
A Family's Story of Love, Captivity, and Survival
Written by Maziar Bahari and Aimee Molloy


Format: Hardcover, 384 pages
On Sale: June 7, 2011
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SOON TO BE THE MAJOR MOTION PICTURE ROSEWATER, DIRECTED BY JON STEWART

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 know, as he kissed her... Read more >
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Then They Came for Me
Then They Came for Me
Written by Maziar Bahari and Aimee Molloy, Foreword by Jon Meacham
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Then They Came for Me
A Family's Story of Love, Captivity, and Survival
Written by Maziar Bahari and Aimee Molloy
Foreword by Jon Meacham


Format: eBook, 384 pages
On Sale: June 7, 2011
Price: $13.99

SOON TO BE THE MAJOR MOTION PICTURE ROSEWATER, DIRECTED BY JON STEWART

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 know, as he kissed her... Read more >
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Righteous Victims
Righteous Victims
Written by Benny Morris
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ISBN: 9780307788054
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Righteous Victims
A History of the Zionist-Arab Conflict, 1881-1998
Written by Benny Morris


Format: eBook, 800 pages
On Sale: May 25, 2011
Price: $16.99

Righteous Victims, by the noted historian Benny Morris, is a comprehensive and
objective history of the long battle between Arabs and Jews for possession of a land they both call home. It appears at a most timely juncture, as the bloody and protracted struggle seems at last to be headed for... Read more >
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Iran at War
Iran at War
Written by Kaveh Farrokh
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781846034916
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Iran at War
1500-1988
Written by Kaveh Farrokh


Format: Hardcover, 480 pages
On Sale: May 24, 2011
Price: $29.95

Iran’s complex, violent military history encompasses two world wars, foreign intervention, anti-government revolts, border disputes, a revolution, a war against Iraq that lasted over eight years, and its desperate quest to become a nuclear power.
 
Following his award-winning book, Shadows in the Desert, which explored the military history of ancient Persia...

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Let Us Water the Flowers
Let Us Water the Flowers
Written by Jafar Yaghoobi
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ISBN: 9781616144494
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Let Us Water the Flowers
The Memoir of a Political Prisoner in Iran
Written by Jafar Yaghoobi


Format: Trade Paperback, 409 pages
On Sale: April 26, 2011
Price: $19.00

This book is must reading for Americans trying to understand the complexities of Iranian politics and the nature of the current regime, many of whose leaders were involved in the systematic execution of political prisoners in the 1980s. According to Amnesty International, the cumulative death toll of this mass purging of political... Read more >
Black Crack in Iran
Black Crack in Iran
Written by Aslon Arfa, Text by Steffen Gassel
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781576875544
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Black Crack in Iran

Written by Aslon Arfa
Text by Steffen Gassel


Format: Hardcover, 144 pages
On Sale: February 8, 2011
Price: $29.95

Creating an accurate picture of daily life in Iran is a difficult endeavor. Due to strict religious and moral codes, even photographing a woman inside her home without a scarf covering her head is all but impossible. Evidence of the censure of media in Iran has always been visible to Western... Read more >
The People Reloaded
The People Reloaded
Edited by Nader Hashemi and Danny Postel
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781935554387
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The People Reloaded
The Green Movement and the Struggle for Iran's Future
Edited by Nader Hashemi and Danny Postel


Format: Trade Paperback, 464 pages
On Sale: January 25, 2011
Price: $18.95

A definitive collection of essays and documents on the movement behind Iran's mass protests

Since June of 2009, the Islamic Republic of Iran has seen the most dramatic political upheaval in its three decades of rule. What began as a series of mass protests over the official results of a presidential election—engendering... Read more >
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The People Reloaded
The Green Movement and the Struggle for Iran's Future
Edited by Nader Hashemi and Danny Postel


Format: eBook, 464 pages
On Sale: January 25, 2011
Price: $18.95

A definitive collection of essays and documents on the movement behind Iran's mass protests

Since June of 2009, the Islamic Republic of Iran has seen the most dramatic political upheaval in its three decades of rule. What began as a series of mass protests over the official results of a presidential election—engendering... Read more >
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Our Man in Tehran
Our Man in Tehran
Written by Robert Wright
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781590514139
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Our Man in Tehran
The True Story Behind the Secret Mission to Save Six Americans during the Iran Hostage Crisis & the Foreign Ambassador Who Worked w/the CIA to Bring Them Home
Written by Robert Wright


Format: Hardcover, 432 pages
On Sale: January 11, 2011
Price: $12.95

For the true story behind Argo, read Our Man in Tehran

The world watched with fear in November 1979, when Iranian students infiltrated and occupied the American embassy in Tehran. The Americans were caught entirely by surprise, and what began as a swift and seemingly short-lived takeover evolved into a crisis that... Read more >
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Our Man in Tehran
The True Story Behind the Secret Mission to Save Six Americans during the Iran Hostage Crisis & the Foreign Ambassador Who Worked w/the CIA to Bring Them Home
Written by Robert Wright


Format: eBook, 400 pages
On Sale: January 11, 2011
Price: $9.99

For the true story behind Argo, read Our Man in Tehran

The world watched with fear in November 1979, when Iranian students infiltrated and occupied the American embassy in Tehran. The Americans were caught entirely by surprise, and what began as a swift and seemingly short-lived takeover evolved into a crisis that...

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The Strong Horse
The Strong Horse
Written by Lee Smith
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ISBN: 9780767921800
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The Strong Horse
Power, Politics, and the Clash of Arab Civilizations
Written by Lee Smith


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: January 11, 2011
Price: $16.95

In this provocative and timely book, Middle East expert Lee Smith overturns long-held Western myths and assumptions about the Arab world, offering advice for America’s future success in the region.
 
Seeking the motivation behind the September 11 attacks, Smith moved to Cairo, where he discovered that the standard explanation—a clash of...

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The Battle for Saudi Arabia
Royalty, Fundamentalism, and Global Power
Written by As'Ad Abukhalil


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $9.95

In The Battle for Saudi Arabia: Royalty, Fundamentalism, and Global Power , Professor As`ad AbuKhalil confronts the contradictory nature of Saudi Arabia—questions that both the Saudi government, long shrouded in mystery, and the United States government, ever protective of its own interests, seem unwilling to answer.
In this unsparing probe into the... Read more >
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Bin Laden, Islam, & America's New War on Terrorism

Written by As'Ad Abukhalil


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $8.95

Lebanese scholar As'ad AbuKhalil examines the roots of the September 11 crisis, the causes for antipathy toward the United States, and the historical relations between the U.S. and the Islamic world. AbuKhalil also reviews the background of U.S. entanglement with the Middle East, and how it catalyzed militant fundamentalist networks that... Read more >
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Bleeding Afghanistan
Washington, Warlords, and the Propaganda of Silence
Written by Sonali Kolhatkar and James Ingalls
Foreword by David Barsamian


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $18.95

Through in-depth research and detailed historical context, Sonali Kolhatkar and James Ingalls report on the injustice of U.S. policies in Afghanistan historically and in the post-9/11 era. Drawing from declassified government documents and on-the-ground interviews with Afghan activists, journalists, lawyers, refugees, and students, Bleeding Afghanistan examines the connections between the U.S... Read more >
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City of Widows
An Iraqi Woman's Account of War and Resistance
Written by Haifa Zangana


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $12.95

In City of Widows, Haifa Zangana tells the story of her country, from the early twentieth century through the US-UK invasion and the current occupation. She brings to light a sense of Iraq as a society mainly of secularists who have been denied, through years of sanctions, war, and occupation, a... Read more >
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Israel/Palestina
Como Acabar con la Guerra de 1948
Written by Tanya Reinhart
Translated by Catalina Martinez


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $11.95

En Israel/Palestina, Reinhart traza el desarollo del Muro de Seguridad y la doctrina israelí de "Retirada Unilateral," que se inició en respuesta a la ampliación de la población Palestina, la cual pronto será la mayoría. Examinando la diplomacia reciente, incluyendo aquellos acuerdos auspiciados por los EEUU (Camp David, Oslo, y Taba)... Read more >
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Israel/Palestine
How to End the War of 1948
Written by Tanya Reinhart


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $15.95

In Israel/Palestine, Reinhart traces the development of the Security Barrier and Israel’s new doctrine of "disengagement," launched in response to a looming Palestinian-majority population. Examining the official record of recent diplomacy, including United States–brokered accords and talks at Camp David, Oslo, and Taba, Reinhart explores the fundamental power imbalances between the... Read more >
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Love & War in Afghanistan

Written by Alex Klaits and Gulchin Gulmamadova-Klaits


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $17.95

Love and War in Afghanistan presents true stories of fourteen ordinary men and women living in Northern Afghanistan. In a quarter-century of uninterrupted war, the people of Afghanistan have endured foreign invasions, ethnic strife, a fundamentalist Islamic totalitarian regime, and the unending crossfire of rival warlord factions. The country remains an... Read more >
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The Others

Written by Seba Al-Herz


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $17.95

A best-selling book when it appeared in Arabic, The Others is a literary tour de force, offering a window into one of the most repressive societies in the world. Seba al-Herz tells the story of a nameless teenager at a girls' school in the heavily Shi'ite Eastern Province of Saudi Arabia... Read more >
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Terrorism
Theirs & Ours
Written by Eqbal Ahmad
Foreword by David Barsamian


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $6.95

In 1985, President Ronald Reagan received a group of bearded turban-wearing men who looked like they came from another century. After receiving them in the White House, Reagan spoke to the press, referring to his foreign guests as "freedom fighters." These were the Afghan mujahideen. In August 1998, another American president... Read more >
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Zacarias, My Brother
The Making of a Terrorist
Written by Abd Samad Moussaoui
Contribution by Florence Bouquillat


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $14.95

Zacarias Moussaoui was arrested in the United States in August 2001. He is currently in a federal prison in Virginia, charged with "conspiring with Osama bin Laden and Al-Qaeda to murder thousands of innocent people in New York, Virginia, and Pennsylvania." Moussaoui , who trained to be a pilot in Oklahoma... Read more >
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Desert Queen
Desert Queen
Written by Janet Wallach
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ISBN: 9780307744364
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Desert Queen

Written by Janet Wallach


Format: eBook
On Sale: November 30, 2010
Price: $12.99

Turning her back on her privileged life in Victorian England, Gertrude Bell (1868-1926), fired by her innate curiosity, journeyed the world and became fascinated with all things Arab. Traveling the length and breadth of the Arab region, armed with a love for its language and its people, she not only produced... Read more >
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Father Land
Father Land
Text by Vahe Oshagan, Photographed by Ara Oshagan
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781576875483
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Father Land

Text by Vahe Oshagan
Photographed by Ara Oshagan


Format: Hardcover, 156 pages
On Sale: November 30, 2010
Price: $45.00

When is a city born? When does it mature? When does it acquire an identity? There is just one answer to all three questions: when it looks death in the eye.

This is a land of myths and traditions, where people do not die but, rather, are transformed into legends... Read more >
The Process
The Process
Written by Uri Savir
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307767028
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The Process
1,100 Days that Changed the Middle East
Written by Uri Savir


Format: eBook, 352 pages
On Sale: October 6, 2010
Price: $12.99

"Meet your Enemy Number One," a nervous Norwegian diplomat said to Uri Savir, the young director-general of Israel's Foreign Ministry, as he introduced him to Abu Ala, one of Yasser Arafat's top aides. They were in Oslo, and this was the first official encounter between Israel and the PLO. The atmosphere... Read more >
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The Last Great Revolution
The Last Great Revolution
Written by Robin Wright
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ISBN: 9780307766076
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The Last Great Revolution
Turmoil and Transformation in Iran
Written by Robin Wright


Format: eBook, 384 pages
On Sale: September 29, 2010
Price: $9.99

Robin Wright has reported from over 120 countries for many leading news organizations, but her perceptive coverage of Iran has garnered her the most respect and praise among her colleagues. In The Last Great Revolution, Wright meticulously describes the ongoing transformation of society, politics and religion that ranges from the empowerment... Read more >
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