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FROM BEIRUT TO JERUSALEM

By: Friedman, Thomas L.

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Anchor: 1990

Seller ID: RWARE0000027587

ISBN: 0385413726

Condition: Very Good


A read book, but no markings throughout, spine unblemished, NOT an ex-libra ry edition: Winner of the 1989 National Book Award for nonfiction, this extraordinary bestseller is still the most incisive, thought-provoking book ever written about the Middle East. Thomas L. Friedman, twice winner of the Pulitzer Prize for international reporting, and now the Foreign Affairs columnist on the op-ed page of the New York Times, drew on his ten years in the Middle East to write a ... View more info

THE FIRST 4000 YEARS : THE RATNER COLLECTION OF JUDAEAN ANTIQUITIES : AN EX HIBITION HELD AT THE PARK SYNAGOGUE, CLEVELAND HEIGHT

By: Kozloff, Arielle P.

Price: ¥1,700.00

Publisher: B. W. Ratner: 1978

Seller ID: RWARE0000007896

Condition: Very Good


Bibliography: p. 114. View more info

CITY OF ORANGES: AN INTIMATE HISTORY OF ARABS AND JEWS IN JAFFA

By: LeBor, Adam

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: W.W. Norton & Co: 2007

Seller ID: RWARE0000034719

ISBN: 0747586020

Condition: Fair


Jaffa - famed for its orange groves - was for centuries a city of traders, merchants, teachers and administrators, home to Muslims, Christians and Jew s alike. That is, until the founding of the state of Israel, which was simu ltaneously a moment of jubilation for the Jews and a disaster - the Naqba - for the 100,000 Arabs who fled Jaffa in 1948. Through the stories of six f amilies - three Arab and three Jewish - Adam LeBor delicately illuminates t he complexity of mode... View more info

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SPIRIT OF THE PHOENIX: BEIRUT AND THE STORY OF LEBANON

By: Llewellyn, Tim

Price: ¥1,000.00

Publisher: I.B.Tauris: 2010

Seller ID: RWARE0000025240

ISBN: 1845117352

Condition: Near Fine/Very Good


A tight clean hardcover, no markings throughout: What is Lebanon all about? Why has this tiny, fertile Mediterranean country become a byword for violence and chaos in the minds of much of the world? In "Spirit of the Phoenix" veteran broadcast journalist Tim Llewellyn wanders the streets of Beirut - the city he once lived in during the civil war - in search of answers to these questions. On every wall there is a poster, in every cafe a dish, on every building a f... View more info