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Ten Essential Words
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 108,010. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity, Nonfiction » History » Middle East / Israel
Can the relevancy of the Christian faith and the answers to so many complex questions we face today be as simple as getting back to some of the basic tenants of the faith? This book attempts to reclaim the original intent of the Ten Commandments given in their ancient context and brings them forward as a healthy and relevant way to live in today’s world. The answers may surprise you.
Orde Wingate and the British Internal Security Strategy During the Arab Rebellion in Palestine, 1936-1939 - Small Wars Doctrine, Counterguerrilla Operations, David Ben-Gurion
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 87,200. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle East / Israel
The Arab Rebellion and British Counter-rebellion campaign of 1936 to 1939 in Palestine exhibited many features of modern insurgency and counterinsurgency.
The "Al-Aksa Is in Danger" Libel: The History of a Lie
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 64,350. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle East / Israel, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy
The modern blood libel "Al-Aksa is in danger," referring to the Al-Aksa Mosque on the Temple Mount in Jerusalem, originated in the days of Grand Mufti Haj Amin al-Husseini, ally of Hitler, and is propagated today by Sheikh Raed Salah, Hamas, Hizbullah, Iran, and many others in the Muslim world. This lie has come to be regarded as unalloyed truth by millions in the Muslim world.
Pretending Democracy
Price: $40.00 USD. Words: 160,160. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy, Nonfiction » History » Middle East / Israel
Can a state be both democratic and ethnically self-defined? Pretending democracy: Israel, an ethnocratic state unpacks this issue by using Israel as a case study. Based on papers presented at AMEC’s 2010 conference themed ‘Locating ethnic states in a cosmopolitan world: The case of Israel’, the book interrogates concepts such as ‘cosmopolitanism’, ‘nationalism’, ‘ethnocracy’ and ‘citizenship’.
Countermobilization: Unconventional Social Warfare - Combating Violent Extremism in Iraq and Al-qaida, Mexico and Zapatistas, Israel and Hamas PLO, Counter-narrative and Framing Process
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 125,620. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Middle East / Israel
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this study examines the factors associated with effective social countermobilization against violent extremism.
Palestinian Territories in Perspective - Orientation Guide and Palestinian Cultural Orientation: Geography, History, Intifada, Jewish Settlers, Gaza City, Khan Yunis, Jabaliya, Hebron, Rafah, Ramallah
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 154,910. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle East, Nonfiction » History » Middle East / Israel
This is a professionally-formatted, free flowing ebook reproduction of unique, up-to-date guides produced by the Department of Defense that provide comprehensive information about all aspects of life in the Palestinian Territories.
Israel in Perspective - Orientation Guide and Hebrew Cultural Orientation: Geography, History, Economy, Security, Religion, Jerusalem, Tel Aviv, Zionism, Jews and Arabs, Intifada, Gaza, Palestinians
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 60,110. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Jewish, Nonfiction » History » Middle East / Israel
These two unique guides produced by the Department of Defense provide comprehensive information about all aspects of life in Israel, with a special emphasis on geography, history, the economy, society, security and military matters, religion, traditions, urban and rural life, ethnic groups, crime, the environment, government, holidays, gender issues and much more.
Jewish State, Pariah Nation: Israel and the Dilemmas of Legitimacy
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 65,000. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle East / Israel, Nonfiction » Social Science » Jewish studies
Jewish statehood was restored in 1948 amid a struggle over legitimacy that has persisted in Israel. After the United Nations declared Zionism to be “a form of racism,” Israel has confronted an escalating international assault on its legitimacy. In political, academic, media, and cultural circles it has been demonized as an “apartheid,” even “Nazi,” state that much of the world despises.
The Double Life of Laurence Oliphant: Victorian Prophet and Pilgrim
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 90,030. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2015 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » History » Middle East / Israel
Laurence Oliphant, a successful Victorian writer, diplomat and Member of Parliament gave up his glittering career to join an American cult for a life of hard physical labor and sexual mysticism. Later, Oliphant along with his beautiful wife Alice le Strange spent their final years working to save refugees by establishing a Jewish homeland in Palestine.
Uncivil War: The Israel Conflict in the Jewish Community
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 71,620. Language: British English. Published: February 26, 2014 by David Paul. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Jewish studies, Nonfiction » History » Middle East / Israel
Diaspora Jews are no longer unified in their support for Israel. Aggression and hostility between Jews has broken out, especially over Palestine. The author analyses the secular and religious divisions in Britain and the USA, explores conflict resolution techniques and then describes his own innovative efforts at managing differences by organising encounters between dozens of Jewish leaders.