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Walking the Bible : A Journey by Land Through the Five Books of Moses
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mpn: Relay time: 6min; 5 Units, ean: 9780060872687, isbn: 9780060872687,
4.5 out of 5 stars with 101 reviews
One part adventure story, one part archaeological detective work, one part spiritual exploration, Walking The Bible vividly recounts an inspiring personal odyssey—by foot, jeep, rowboat, and camel—through the greatest stories ever told.Feeling a desire to reconnect to the Bible, award-winning author Bruce Feiler set out on a perilous, 10,000-mile journey retracing the Five Books of Moses through the desert. Traveling over three continents, through five countries, and four war zones, Feiler
A Thousand Sighs, A Thousand Revolts: Journeys in Kurdistan
4.4 out of 5 stars with 82 reviews
Inhabiting a mountainous area that stretches through Iran, Turkey, Iraq, Syria, and the former USSR, the Kurds, with a population numbering 25-30 million, are the largest ethnic group in the world without a state of their own. Though the term ''Kurdistan'' has been used as a geographical expression since the 13th century, the breakup of the Ottoman Empire resulted in the division of the land of the Kurds among surrounding nation-states. Having retained a separate cultural identify for over
Fast Times in Palestine: A Love Affair with a Homeless Homeland
4.5 out of 5 stars with 132 reviews
Pamela Olson, a small town girl from eastern Oklahoma, had what she always wanted: a physics degree from Stanford University. But instead of feeling excited for what came next, she felt consumed by dread and confusion. This irresistible memoir chronicles her journey from aimless ex-bartender to Ramallah-based journalist and foreign press coordinator for a Palestinian presidential candidate.With dizzying speed she found herself attending Yasser Arafat's funeral, tour-guiding Israeli friends
Tourism and Travel in Ancient Egypt: Travel Like an Egyptian
4.1 out of 5 stars with 12 reviews
How did the ancient Egyptians travel in this quaint old land thousands of years ago? What sort of transportation did they use? For how long did they go? What destinations did they visit? For which purposes did they travel? Is it correct to describe the ancient Egyptian travels as ''tourism'' or not? According to our current perceptions of tourism, if the Egyptians had tourism in ancient times, did they understand it as such? Which varieties of tourism did the ancient Egyptians have compared to
How to Learn and Memorize Arabic Vocabulary: Using a Memory Palace Specifically Designed for Arabic (Magnetic Memory Series)
4.7 out of 5 stars with 76 reviews
If you've ever wanted to improve your ability to learn and memorize Modern Standard Arabic vocabulary by 100% ... 200% ... 300% (or more) using simple skills you can learn in under an hour (or less), then this may be the most important book you will ever read.
Believe it or not, it doesn't matter if you have a good memory or not.
The information in this book will teach you:
Why memory techniques are like a bicycle everyone can ride (with some minor personal adjustments).
UAE - Culture Smart!: The Essential Guide to Customs and Culture
ean: 9781520026978, isbn: 1520026978,
4.0 out of 5 stars with 49 reviews
Culture Smart! UAE will help you turn your visit - whether it's for business or pleasure - into a memorable and enriching experience. Its contents include: local customs and traditions; the impact of history, religion, and politics; the Emiratis at home, work, and play; eating and drinking, Emirati style; dos, don'ts, and taboos; business practices; communication, spoken and unspoken; and many practical tips for managing the unexpected..
The Bread of Angels: A Journey to Love and Faith
By Brand: Blackstone Audio, Inc.
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ean: 9781441729132, isbn: 1441729135,
4.5 out of 5 stars with 60 reviews
In 2004, twenty-seven-year-old Stephanie Saldana traveled to Damascus, Syria, on a Fulbright fellowship to study the role of the prophet Jesus in Islam. She was also fleeing a broken heart. It was not an ideal time to be an American in the Middle East the United States had recently invaded Iraq, refugees were flooding into Damascus, and dark rumors swirled that Syria might be next to come under American attack. Miserable and lonely, Stephanie left Damascus to visit an ancient Christian
Where God Was Born CD: A Journey by Land to the Roots of Religion
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ean: 9780060823856, isbn: 0060823852,
4.7 out of 5 stars with 92 reviews
At a time when America debates its values and the world braces for religious war, Bruce Feiler, author of the New York Times bestsellers Walking the Bible and Abraham, travels ten thousand miles through the Middle East to examine the questionIs Religion Tearing Us Apart ... Or Can it Bring Us Together?Where God Was Born combines the adventure of a wartime chronicle and an archaeological detective story with an inspiring journey of spiritual exploration. Taking readers to biblical sites not seen
The Dead Sea and the Jordan River
By University Press Audiobooks
4.6 out of 5 stars with 100 reviews
For centuries travelers have been drawn to the stunning and mysterious Dead Sea and Jordan River, a region that is unlike any other on earth in its religious and historical significance. In this exceptionally engaging book, Barbara Kreiger chronicles the natural and human history of these storied bodies of water, drawing on accounts by travelers, pilgrims, and explorers from ancient times to the present. She conveys the blend of spiritual, touristic, and scientific motivations that have driven
To Jerusalem and Back: A Personal Account (Playaway Adult Fiction)
ean: 9781455115327, isbn: 1455115320,
4.2 out of 5 stars with 20 reviews
This work is the result of Saul Bellow's sojourn in Israel in 1975. A personal record of his stay, his experiences and impressions, as well as a meditation, it crackles with wit and controversy on America's relationship with this embattled country..
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mpn: WA-36213788, ean: 9781781981887, isbn: 1781981884,
4.4 out of 5 stars with 127 reviews
Arabian Sands is Wilfred Thesigers stunning account of five years spent crossing the Arabian Peninsula by foot and on camels, with nomadic Bedouin tribesmen as guides. Traveling between 1945 and 1950, the British explorer treks through Yemen, The Empty Quarter, Oman and parts of the then Trucial States, crossing and re-crossing around 250,000 miles of this most inhospitable terrain. He was the first European ever to set eyes on the dunes and wadis of these deserts. Faced with constant