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In the Shadow of the Sword: The Birth of Islam and the Rise of the Global Arab Empire
In the Shadow of the Sword: The Birth of Islam and the Rise of the Global Arab Empire
By Tantor Audio
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4.7 out of 5 stars with 110 reviews
The evolution of the Arab empire is one of the supreme narratives of ancient history, a story dazzlingly rich in drama, character, and achievement. In this exciting and sweeping history - the third in his trilogy of books on the ancient world - Tom Holland describes how the Arabs emerged to carve out a stupefyingly vast dominion in a matter of decades, overcoming seemingly insuperable odds to create an imperial civilization. With profound bearing on the most consequential events of our time,


Overthrow: America's Century of Regime Change from Hawaii to Iraq
Overthrow: America's Century of Regime Change from Hawaii to Iraq
By Tantor Audio
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ean: 9781400102396, isbn: 1400102391,

4.0 out of 5 stars with 75 reviews
A fast-paced narrative history of the coups, revolutions, and invasions by which the United States has toppled fourteen foreign governments-not always to its own benefit. ''Regime change'' did not begin with the administration of George W. Bush, but has been an integral part of U.S. foreign policy for more than one hundred years. Starting with the overthrow of the Hawaiian monarchy in 1893 and continuing through the Spanish-American War and the Cold War and into our own time, the United States


Revolution for Dummies: Laughing through the Arab Spring
Revolution for Dummies: Laughing through the Arab Spring
By HarperCollins Publishers and Blackstone Audio
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ean: 9781470855727, isbn: 1470855720,

4.0 out of 5 stars with 113 reviews
'The Jon Stewart of the Arabic World'' -- the creator of The Program, the most popular television show in Egypt's history -- chronicles his transformation from heart surgeon to political satirist, and offers crucial insight into the Arab Spring, the Egyptian Revolution, and the turmoil roiling the modern Middle East. Bassem Youssef's incendiary satirical news program, Al-Bernameg (The Program), chronicled the events of the 2011 Egyptian Revolution, the fall of President Hosni Mubarak, and the


Midnight at the Pera Palace: The Birth of Modern Istanbul
Midnight at the Pera Palace: The Birth of Modern Istanbul
By Blackstone Audio, Inc.
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4.8 out of 5 stars with 27 reviews
At midnight, December 31, 1925, citizens of the newly proclaimed Turkish Republic celebrated the New Year. For the first time ever, they had agreed to use a nationally unified calendar and clock. Yet in Istanbul - an ancient crossroads and Turkey's largest city - people were looking toward an uncertain future. Never purely Turkish, Istanbul was home to generations of Greeks, Armenians, and Jews, as well as Muslims. It welcomed White Russian nobles ousted by the Russian Revolution, Bolshevik


Lawrence in Arabia: War, Deceit, Imperial Folly, and the Making of the Modern Middle East
Lawrence in Arabia: War, Deceit, Imperial Folly, and the Making of the Modern Middle East
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4.7 out of 5 stars with 63 reviews
A thrilling and revelatory narrative of one of the most epic and consequential periods in 20th-century history: the Arab Revolt and the secret game to control the Middle East. The Arab revolt against the Turks in World War I was, in the words of T. E. Lawrence, ''a sideshow of a sideshow''. As a result, the conflict was shaped to a remarkable degree by a small handful of adventurers and low-level officers far removed from the corridors of power. Curt Prüfer was an academic attached to the


12 Strong: The Declassified True Story of the Horse Soldiers
12 Strong: The Declassified True Story of the Horse Soldiers
By Simon & Schuster Audio
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4.0 out of 5 stars with 62 reviews
''A thrilling action ride of a book'' (The New York Times Book Review) - from Jerry Bruckheimer in theaters everywhere January 19, 2018 - the New York Times best-selling, true-life account of a US Special Forces team deployed to dangerous, war-ridden Afghanistan in the weeks following 9/11. Previously published as Horse Soldiers, 12 Strong is the dramatic account of a small band of Special Forces soldiers who secretly entered Afghanistan following 9/11 and rode to war on horses against the


The Balfour Declaration: The Origins of the Arab-Israeli Conflict
The Balfour Declaration: The Origins of the Arab-Israeli Conflict
By Random House Audio
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4.5 out of 5 stars with 122 reviews
Issued in London in 1917, the Balfour Declaration was one of the key documents of the 20th century. It committed Britain to supporting the establishment in Palestine of ''a National Home for the Jewish people'', and its reverberations continue to be felt to this day. Now the entire fascinating story of the document is revealed in this impressive work of modern history. With new material retrieved from historical archives, scholar Jonathan Schneer recounts in dramatic detail the public and


The Politically Incorrect Guide to the Middle East (Politically Incorrect Guides (Audio))
The Politically Incorrect Guide to the Middle East (Politically Incorrect Guides (Audio))
By Blackstone Audiobooks, Inc.
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ean: 9781433208287, isbn: 1433208288,

4.8 out of 5 stars with 70 reviews
If you think all the trouble in the Middle East started with the birth of Israel, guess again.


An Issue of Justice: Origins of the Israel/Palestine Conflict (AK Press Audio)
An Issue of Justice: Origins of the Israel/Palestine Conflict (AK Press Audio)
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ean: 9781904859239, isbn: 1904859232,

4.7 out of 5 stars with 10 reviews
Finkelstein lays out the history of the Israel/Palestine conflict with clarity and passion, arguing that any other similar conflict would be perfectly understood, yet this one exists beneath a blanket of ideological fog. Finkelstein cuts through the fog with indisputable historical facts, optimistic that the struggle is winnable, and that it is simply an issue of justice.Norman Finkelstein was born in Brooklyn, New York, in 1953. He is the son of two Holocaust survivors. He received his


From Beirut to Jerusalem CD
From Beirut to Jerusalem CD
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ean: 9780061284250, isbn: 0061284254,

4.4 out of 5 stars with 92 reviews
From Beirut to Jerusalem, winner of the 1989 National Book Award for nonfiction, is the startling, intense and thought–provoking account of Thomas L. Friedman's decade of reporting in the strife–ridden Middle East. Thomas L. Friedman has won two Pulitzer Prizes – one for his reporting in Beirut and one for reporting in Jerusalem, the two cities at the center of the Arab–Israeli conflict. No two cities have received more headline coverage, nor been more hotly debated, and no reporter has


The Iran Wars: Spy Games, Bank Battles, and the Secret Deals That Reshaped the Middle East
The Iran Wars: Spy Games, Bank Battles, and the Secret Deals That Reshaped the Middle East
By Random House Audio
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4.5 out of 5 stars with 134 reviews
From the Wall Street Journal reporter who's been breaking news on the historic and potentially disastrous Iran nuclear deal comes a deeply reported exploration of the country's decades-long power struggle with the United States - for listeners of Steve Coll's Ghost Wars and Lawrence Wright's The Looming Tower For more than a decade, the United States has been engaged in a war with Iran as momentous as any other in the Middle East - a war all the more significant as it has largely been hidden


The Wind in My Hair: My Fight for Freedom in Modern Iran
The Wind in My Hair: My Fight for Freedom in Modern Iran
By Hachette Audio
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4.4 out of 5 stars with 10 reviews
An extraordinary memoir from an Iranian journalist in exile about leaving her country, challenging tradition, and sparking an Online movement against compulsory hijab. A photo on Masih's Facebook page: a woman standing proudly, face bare, hair blowing in the wind. Her crime: removing her veil, or hijab, which is compulsory for women in Iran. This is the self-portrait that sparked ''My Stealthy Freedom'', a social media campaign that went viral. But Masih is so much more than the arresting


Rise and Kill First: The Secret History of Israel's Targeted Assassinations
Rise and Kill First: The Secret History of Israel's Targeted Assassinations
By Random House Audio
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4.5 out of 5 stars with 119 reviews
The addictive, news-breaking inside account of Israel's state-sponsored assassination programs, from the man hailed by David Remnick as ''arguably [Israel's] best investigative reporter.''.


Bus on Jaffa Road: A Story of Middle East Terrorism and the Search for Justice
Bus on Jaffa Road: A Story of Middle East Terrorism and the Search for Justice
By Tantor Audio
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4.6 out of 5 stars with 55 reviews
As the morning sunlight crept over the limestone walls of Jerusalem's old city, two young Americans flagged down a bus and got on. It was 6:45 a.m., February 25, 1996 - an otherwise ordinary Sunday in Israel. Sara Duker and Matthew Eisenfeld settled into their seats as the door closed on Jerusalem's Number 18 bus which would take them across the spine of this ancient city of hills.  On this day, they had risen earlier than normal in the hope of touring an archaeological site. After a few more


The Fall of the Ottomans: The Great War in the Middle East
The Fall of the Ottomans: The Great War in the Middle East
By Tantor Audio
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4.6 out of 5 stars with 24 reviews
In The Fall of the Ottomans, award-winning historian Eugene Rogan brings the First World War and its immediate aftermath in the Middle East to vivid life, uncovering the often ignored story of the region's crucial role in the conflict. Bolstered by German money, arms, and military advisors, the Ottomans took on the Russian, British, and French forces and tried to provoke jihad against the Allies in their Muslim colonies. Unlike the static killing fields of the Western Front, the war in the


Until We Are Free: My Fight for Human Rights in Iran
Until We Are Free: My Fight for Human Rights in Iran
By Random House Audio
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4.1 out of 5 stars with 43 reviews
The first Muslim woman to receive the Nobel Peace Prize, Shirin Ebadi has inspired millions around the globe through her work as a human rights lawyer defending women and children against a brutal regime in Iran. Now Ebadi tells her story of courage and defiance in the face of a government out to destroy her, her family, and her mission: to bring justice to the people and the country she loves. For years the Islamic Republic tried to intimidate Ebadi, but after Mahmoud Ahmadinejad rose to power


Daring to Drive: A Saudi Woman's Awakening
Daring to Drive: A Saudi Woman's Awakening
By Simon & Schuster Audio
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4.4 out of 5 stars with 79 reviews
A ferociously intimate memoir by a devout woman from a modest family in Saudi Arabia who became the unexpected leader of a courageous movement to support women's right to drive. Manal al-Sharif grew up in Mecca the second daughter of a taxi driver, born the year fundamentalism took hold. In her adolescence she was a religious radical, melting her brother's boy band cassettes in the oven because music was haram: forbidden by Islamic law. But what a difference an education can make. By her 20s


Imperial Life in the Emerald City
Imperial Life in the Emerald City
By Blackstone Audio, Inc.
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4.0 out of 5 stars with 132 reviews
In this unprecedented account, The Washington Post's former Baghdad bureau chief, Rajiv Chandrasekaran, takes us into the Green Zone, headquarters for the American occupation in Iraq. In this bubble separated from wartime realities, the task of reconstructing a devastated nation competes with the distractions of a Little America: a half-dozen bars, a disco, a shopping mall - much of it run by Halliburton. While qualified Americans willing to serve in Iraq are screened for their views on Roe


Sleeping with the Devil: How Washington Sold Its Soul for Saudi Crude
Sleeping with the Devil: How Washington Sold Its Soul for Saudi Crude
By Random House Audio
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4.2 out of 5 stars with 76 reviews
“Saudi Arabia is more and more an irrational state—a place that spawns global terrorism even as it succumbs to an ancient and deeply seated isolationism, a kingdom led by a royal family that can’t get out of the way of its own greed. Is this the fulcrum we want the global economy to balance on?”In his explosive New York Times bestseller, See No Evil, former CIA operative Robert Baer exposed how Washington politics drastically compromised the CIA’s efforts to fight global terrorism.


Grunts: Inside the American Infantry Combat Experience, World War II through Iraq
Grunts: Inside the American Infantry Combat Experience, World War II through Iraq
By Blackstone Audio, Inc.
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4.9 out of 5 stars with 57 reviews
From the acclaimed author of The Dead and Those About to Die comes a sweeping narrative of six decades of combat, and an eye-opening account of the evolution of the American infantry. From the beaches of Normandy and the South Pacific Islands to the deserts of the Middle East, the American soldier has been the most indispensable - and most overlooked - factor in wartime victory. In Grunts, renowned historian John C. McManus examines 10 critical battles - from Hitler's massive assault on US



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