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A Just Cause
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Price: Free! Words: 17,980. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2010. Category: Screenplays » Drama
While on a business trip to Israel over the Christmas holidays, an American couple find themselves caught up in the Israeli, Palestinian struggle. Out of a desire to make a difference, the couple becomes involved in a movement leading to a catastrophic climax.
Zen and Loathing with the Gatsby's
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Price: Free! Words: 7,480. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Set in Europe of the 1920's and 30's, a monied American expatriate moves in social circles with the luminaries of the day and comes to terms with the emptiness of his theosophical dabblings, even as his personal life spirals out of control. Excerpted from "Prometheus Fit To Be Tied." Short story, literary, around 7500 word.
Born a Refugee: A Novel of One Palestinian Family
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 134,100. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Born a Refugee opens a window into the lives of one Palestinian family living in the Kalandia refugee camp amidst the harsh constraints and violence of military occupation. Four sons and their widowed mother build surprisingly normal lives as they support each other through tragedy and trauma, love and joy in spite of very different views on life, love, and politics.
Israel's Critical Security Requirements for Defensible Borders
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 50,560. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
This study by leading Israeli security experts presents a comprehensive assessment of Israel's critical security requirements, particularly the need for defensible borders that was endorsed by past U.S. administrations. The study also details the importance of Israeli control of the airspace over the West Bank and the risks to Israel of deploying international forces there.
Rise, A Novel of Contemporary Israel
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 116,940. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2011. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Lilah Kedem, an expat long resident in Boston, returns to her native Israel in an attempt to heal a family rift. She encounters a society different from the one she remembered and now plagued by extremism and disillusionment. When the attacks imperil those dear to her, Lilah joins the hunt for the perpetrators and becomes part of a citizens movement, Jews and Arabs, striving for a new Israel.
The Real ID Jack - The Theft of Black Identity as the Chosen People of God
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 28,970. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2011 by Secretarius MEMPS. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
The Real ID Jack The Theft Of Black Identity As The Chosen People Of God By Nasir Maker Hakim Language is used to communicate; yet there are literary divices used to communicate as well. This books explores how buzz-words, double speak, and various other literary devices are used to deceive the uninformed even to the extent of concealing the identity of an entire people from themselves.
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.
Israel's Legal Case: A Guidebook
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 48,060. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy
This volume outlines how Israel's actions are firmly rooted in international law. Recognized experts discuss "occupation," "apartheid," and "colonialism," as well as the legal status of Israeli settlements, the West Bank security fence, and Israel's borders.
The Wisdom Tree: A Mother's Journey into Israel and Palestine
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 60,700. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
The Wisdom Tree is a memoir of the author's travels with her college-age son in Israel and Palestine, travels that shift her perception of her relationship with her son and completely upend her preconceptions about the geopolitical landscape.
People of Palestine
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 4,080. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Middle East / Israel
A fascinating collection of pictures of Palestine and its different peoples, taken between the mid 19th century and the end of the British Mandate in 1948, together with an informative text.