Books tagged: middle east conflict

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The Man Who Fooled SAVAK
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 139,700. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2011 by Outer Banks Publishing Group. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » Middle Eastern
Doug Roberts, a G.I. in the U.S. Army is assigned to the classified message center in Tehran, Iran in 1971, where he uncovers evidence that the regime is corrupt and supported by one of the most brutal secret police forces in modern times – SAVAK. After falling in love with an Iranian girl, he launches a thrilling plan to smuggle her and her mother and out of the country. Based on true events!
Ladies of the Dance
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 94,560. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Prior to the Six-Day War in 1967, Alya Habeeb, a Muslim-Christian teacher, and the radio personality Majed Alami, dance with international friends in the Semiramis Hotel courtyard, ignoring the pending conflict. But her brother Omar is willing to risk it all to fight for freedom. As tensions mount, they must learn new steps that will lead them into a world forever changed by political upheaval.
A Letter from Iran
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Price: Free! Words: 10,450. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
A fresh look at the events of modern time and the source of current troubles between Iran and America, issues that have far too long been ignored by the mass market American media. A Letter from Iran goes beyond information to consider, reminding us that whatever country we call home, we share similar dreams and hopes for the future.
Vodka and Hookah
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 48,750. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2013 by Fish n Chip Newsprint House. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
This story is about the fine art of getting someone beheaded because you don't like them. It's true that big historical stuff sort of gets in the way of all the petty agendas in the story, but not to worry - petty agendas will win out. It is the spring of 1987, and Clee Pike is a Catholic priest working as a calligrapher in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
Marbles
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 54,220. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Frontiers of Mortality, the singular memoir by Robert Biederman, is a collection of 21 unforgettable and extravagantly diverse personal experiences. Biederman examines life at inception, at death, and the many moral choices in between. His focus is on family relationships, their evolution and devolution as well as a few comic moments that reflect some of the absurdity in our judgment.
Between Two Deserts
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,580. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2014 by Pale Fire Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Winner of the Arizona Literary Fellowship in Fiction: Coming to Jerusalem to fulfill her grandfather’s dying wish, Eve Cavell finds herself poised on the seam of three worlds—Muslim, Christian, and Jewish. “Shames, a former Middle East correspondent, skillfully intertwines the lives of this diverse cast of characters to produce a tightly executed, emotion-filled work.” Publisher’s Weekly
Wake up Running
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Pre-release—available February 16, 2015. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,450. Language: English. Published by Life Force Books. Category: Nonfiction » History » Middle East
A memoir by American executive, David Egee, who overcame a learning handicap to become a successful international health care executive, establishing hospitals in the Middle East and nursing homes in England, while dealing with persons such as Yasser Arafat and Muammar Gaddafi.