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Catch-67 The Left, the Right, and the Legacy of the Six-Day War
ISBN: HB: 9780300236743, Yale University Press, October 2018
264 pp., 23.5x15.6 cm
Since the Six-Day War, Israelis have been entrenched in a national debate over whether to keep the land they conquered or to return some, if not all, of the territories to Palestinians. In a balanced and insightful analysis, Micah Goodman deftly shed...
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Crusader Armies 1099-1187
ISBN: HB: 9780300218145, Yale University Press, July 2018
424 pp., 23.5x15.6 cm, 20 colour illus., 21 maps
During the Crusades, the Western and Muslim armies developed various highly sophisticated strategies of both attack and defense, which evolved during the course of the battles. In this ambitious new work, Steve Tibble draws on a wide range of Muslim...
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Persian Gulf Command A History of the Second World War in Iran and Iraq
ISBN: HB: 9780300221961, Yale University Press, May 2018
432 pp., 23.5x15.6 cm, 1 map, 24 black&white illus.
This dynamic history is the first to construct a total picture of the experience and impact of World War II in Iran and Iraq. Contending that these two countries were more important to the Allied forces' war operations than has ever been acknowledged...
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Other Middle East An Anthology of Modern Levantine Literature
ISBN: HB: 9780300204445, Yale University Press, February 2018
408 pp., 23.5x15.6 cm
This unique literary collection offers a window on the contemporary Levant, a region comprising most of Lebanon, Syria, Jordan, Palestine, Israel, Cyprus, parts of southern Turkey and northwestern Iraq, and the Sinai Peninsula. Originally written in...
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£45,00
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Iran A Modern History
ISBN: HB: 9780300112542, Yale University Press, November 2017
1000 pp., 23.5x15.6 cm, 56 colour illus., 163 black&white illus.
This history of modern Iran is not a survey in the conventional sense but an ambitious exploration of the story of a nation. It offers a revealing look at how events, people, and institutions are shaped by currents that sometimes reach back hundreds...
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Germany and the Ottoman Railways Art, Empire, and Infrastructure
ISBN: HB: 9780300225648, Yale University Press, November 2017
204 pp., 27.9x21.6 cm, 77 colour illus., 66 black&white illus.
With lines extending from Bosnia to Baghdad to Medina, the Ottoman Railway Network (1868-1919) was the pride of the empire and its ultimate emblem of modernization – yet it was largely designed and bankrolled by German corporations. This exemplifies...
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Words are Weapons Inside ISIS's Rhetoric of Terror
ISBN: HB: 9780300223224, Yale University Press, October 2017
256 pp., 21x14 cm
ISIS wages war not only on the battlefield but also online and in the media. Through a close examination of the words and images ISIS uses, with particular attention to the "digital caliphate" on the web, Philippe-Joseph Salazar theorizes an aestheti...
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Black Banners of Isis The Roots of the New Caliphate
ISBN: HB: 9780300228359, Yale University Press, September 2017
280 pp., 23.5x15.6 cm, 1 black&white illus.
With tremendous speed, the Islamic State has moved from the margins to the center of life in the Middle East. Despite recent setbacks, its ability to conquer and retain huge swaths of territory has demonstrated its skillful tactical maneuvering, ambi...
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Great Partition The Making of India and Pakistan (New Edition)
ISBN: PB: 9780300230321, Yale University Press, July 2017
288 pp., 23.5x15.6 cm, 25 black&white illus.
This new edition of Yasmin Khan's reappraisal of the tumultuous India-Pakistan Partition features an introduction reflecting on the latest research and on ways in which commemoration of the Partition has changed, and considers the Partition in light...
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Lawrence of Arabia's War The Arabs, the British and the Remaking of the Middle East in WWI
ISBN: PB: 9780300226393, ISBN: HB: 9780300196832, Yale University Press, April 2017
480 pp., 23.5x15.6 cm, 20 black&white illus., maps
Rarely is a book published that revises our understanding of an entire world region and the history that has defined it. This groundbreaking volume makes just such a contribution. Neil Faulkner draws on ten years of field research to offer the first...
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