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Desert Dreams: A Conversation With Martin Williams

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Treasured: How Tutankhamun Shaped a Century

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Muslims and Citizens: Islam, Politics and the French Revolution
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Muslims and Citizens: Islam, Politics and the French Revolution

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Amazing Women of the Middle East: 25 Stories from Ancient Times to Present Day
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Amazing Women of the Middle East: 25 Stories from Ancient Times to Present Day

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Ancient Ivory: Masterpieces of the Assyrian Empire
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Ancient Ivory: Masterpieces of the Assyrian Empire

British archeologist Austen Henry Layard discovered the first pieces of...
Ibn Tulun: His Lost city and Great Mosque
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Ibn Tulun: His Lost city and Great Mosque

This elegant, richly illustrated volume covers the history, architecture...

Islamic Civilization in Thirty Lives: The First 1,000 Years

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Kahlil Gibran: Beyond Borders

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The Optician of Lampedusa; The Bone Sparrow

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Map Stories: The Art of Discovery

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Plagues, Quaratines and Geopolitics in the Ottoman Empire

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Science among the Ottomans: The Cultural Creation and Exchange of Knowledge

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Fables across Time: Kalila and Dimna

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The Aleppo Cookbook: Celebrating the Legendary Cuisine of Syria

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Aleppo: The Rise and Fall of Syria's Great Merchant City

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All Strangers Are Kin: Adventures in Arabic and the Arab World

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Out of the Desert: My Journey from Nomadic Bedouin to the Heart of Global Oil

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