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Hunting the Caliphate: America's War on ISIS and the Dawn of the Strike Cell by Dana J.H. Pittard, Wes J. Bryant, & General David Petraeus (foreword by)
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 98,220. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2019 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle East, Nonfiction » History » Military
See America’s campaign against ISIS through the eyes of the men on the ground.
Disenchanted: One Woman's Journey for Independence from the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia by Victoria Kilbury
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 90,670. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » History » Middle East
DENIED BASIC RIGHTS: As a child in Saudi Arabia, Nabila knew no other life than that in which she lived, a society where women had no rights. Females could not attend school, pursue careers unless sanctioned by the government, drive cars, or choose their husbands. From birth to marriage, women in Nabila’s culture remained under the control of males: a father, a brother, or a husband.
The History of Jihad: From Muhammad to ISIS by Robert Spencer
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 142,960. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2018 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Islam / History, Nonfiction » History » Middle East
The comprehensive history of the role of war and terror in the spread of Islam.
History of Persian Gulf States, Kuwait, Bahrain, Oman, Qatar, United Arab Emirates by Uzo Marvin
Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 102,620. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2016 by Sonit Education Academy. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle East, Fiction » Adventure » General
Government, Politics, Economy, Defense, Resources, People. The five Countries covered in this book, Kuwait, Bahrain, Qatar, the United Arab Emirates, and Oman--are all Arab states on the Persian Gulf that share certain characteristics. But they are not the only countries that border the gulf. Iran, Iraq, and Saudi Arabia share the coastline as well, and they too shared in the historical.....
Petra: A Brief History by David W. Tschanz
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 59,650. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle East, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Petra: A Brief History is an easy-to-read, popular history of one of the world’s most fabled cities and the mysterious people who built it. This is the ideal book for anyone who wants to know the entire story behind the "rose red city half as old as time," and the little known Nabataeans, who carved Petra from the living rock of Jordan's Sharah Mountains.
The Nabataeans, Builders of Petra by Dan Gibson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 85,330. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2013 by CanBooks. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle East
A fascinating look at the ancient Nabataean Kingdom! During the time of the Greek and Roman Empires, this small Arabian empire built spectacular cities in the Arabian Desert. Their ships and camel caravans traveled to far off exotic places to bring luxury goods to European markets. Most of all they are remembered for building the exotic ancient city of Petra.
The Palestinian Delusion: The Catastrophic History of the Middle East Peace Process by Robert Spencer
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 79,480. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2019 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle East, Nonfiction » History » Middle East / Israel
Every negotiated settlement between the State of Israel and its Palestinian adversaries has failed to establish a stable and lasting peace. This is the history of what was attempted, why those failures were inevitable, and what must be done instead.
Iraq in Perspective - Orientation Guide, Iraqi, Kurmanji, Sorani Cultural Orientation: Baghdad, Mosul, Geography, History, Military, Islam, Traditions, Cultures, Kurds, Yazidis, Hussein, Wars by Progressive Management (compiler)
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 120,400. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle East, Nonfiction » History » Military
This is a professionally-formatted, free flowing ebook reproduction of four unique, up-to-date guides produced by the Department of Defense that provide comprehensive information about all aspects of life in Iraq.
History of Jordan, The King, Israeli Invasion of Lebanon by Uzo Marvin
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 65,780. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2016 by Sonit Education Academy. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle East, Fiction » Adventure » General
The Jordan Region in Antiquity, Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan, Government, Politics, Economy, People of Jordan. Jordan’s location as a buffer zone between the settled regions of the Mediterranean littoral west of the Jordan River and the major part of the desert to the east contributed significantly to the country's experience in ancient and more recent times. Until 1921
Tatreez & Tea: Embroidery and Storytelling in the Palestinian Diaspora by Wafa Ghnaim
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 67,040. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Crafts - Needlework/Crocheting, Nonfiction » History » Middle East
In "Tatreez & Tea: Embroidery and Storytelling in the Palestinian Diaspora", Wafa Ghnaim brings traditional Palestinian embroidery to life by revealing the profound depths of meaning, inspiration and stories encapsulated in each motif.
Deconstructing the Syrian War by Chris Kanthan
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,470. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » History » Middle East
The mainstream narrative about the Syrian war is sheer propaganda. The truth about this war: it was Project Mujahideen 2.0 - a proxy war waged with extremists and terrorists. To understand this war, is to know how the world works. This book has shocking revelations about the Syrian war, ISIS, propaganda, globalism and even social engineering.
Al-Hashishiya The World of the Assassins by Henry Moa
Price: $2.90 USD. Words: 132,340. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle East, Nonfiction » History » Historiography
Hassan as-Sabbah was born in 1044 in Qum, in Iran. Sent in a madrasa in Ravy, he followed studies to become Imam before be convinced by a Daï, a preacher, that the Ismaili heresy held the truth. From then on, he devoted his life to defend the Ismaili doctrine. After some years of wandering before discovering Alamut, “The Nest of the Eagle" in the mountains of Elbrus in North of the Persia.
Syria - A Decade of Lost Chances: Repression and Revolution from Damascus Spring to Arab Spring by Carsten Wieland
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 152,790. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2012 by Cune Press. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle East
Syria’s President Bashar al-Asad was an outspoken opponent of the US and Israel. In March 2011 when Arab Spring came to Syria, Bashar reasoned that his support among Syrians was deep and wide because, as he told the Wall Street Journal a few weeks earlier, he was "closely linked to the beliefs of the people." He was dead wrong
Searching Jenin by Ramzy Baroud
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,450. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2011 by Cune Press. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle East
A searing testament to Israeli brutality and Palestinian resilience, spirit, and grace under pressure. Why is it that the US, Israel, the UN, and every news organization on earth has expressed their views on the Jenin invasion yet the Palestinian victims have never been allowed to speak? Searching Jenin explains what happened and how it affected the residents.
Al-Hashishiya Le Monde des Assassins by Henry Moa
Price: $2.90 USD. Words: 134,570. Language: French. Published: June 3, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle East, Nonfiction » History » Historiography
Hassan as-Sabbah naquit en 1044 à Qum, en Iran. D’une intelligence supérieure, il fut envoyé Ravy, où il fit la connaissance de Omar Khayyam et de Abd el-Kassim, qui deviendra Nizam el-Mulk, Il y suivit des études pour devenir Imam avant d’être convaincu par un prédicateur, que l’ismaélisme détenait la Vérité. Dès lors, il voua sa vie à défendre la doctrine ismaélienne.
The Scimitar and the Veil: Extraordinary Women of Islam by Jennifer Heath
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 141,210. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle East, Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Islam / History
The first popular history and overview of Muslim women and their great accomplishments. It portrays over 50 extraordinary Muslim women from the birth of Islam in the 7th century CE through the 19th century who have played crucial roles in shaping the religion and in scholarship, the arts and much more.