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ARAB ARMIES OF THE MIDDLE EAST WARS 1948-73
Written by John Laffin. Illustrated by Mike Chappell.
Stock no. 2134756
Published by Osprey Publishing. 1ST 1982. Slightly better than very good condition.

Card wraps. B/w illustrations and photos. Colour plates. ISBN: 0850454514. Spine and cover edges have some browning.

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THE ISRAELI ARMY IN THE MIDDLE EAST WARS 1948-73 (MEN-AT-ARMS)
Written by John Laffin. Illustrated by Mike Chappell.
Stock no. 2134755
Published by Osprey Publishing. 1st 1982. Slightly better than very good condition.

Card wraps. Men At Arms series 127. B/w photos and colour illustrations. ISBN: 0850454506. Some browning to covers.

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THE HOLY LAND, SYRIA, IDUMEA & ARABIA AND EGYPT AND NUBIA (2 VOLUMES)
Written by David Roberts.
Stock no. 1821642
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2014. Slightly better than very good condition.

First printed by the Folio Society in 2010 and reprinted in a smaller format for this 2014 edition. Very large format. Red decorated cloth, gilt titles. Stunning colour illustrations. Top edges gilt. Slight crease to top of spine on Egypt and Nubia volumes, else boards and contents fine. Contained in individual slipcases which are a little scuffed and slightly grubby.

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SHAH OF SHAHS
Written by Ryszard Kapuscinski; Maziar Bahari.
Stock no. 1821358
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2019. Nearly fine condition.

The Pahlavi monarchy of Persia. Introduction by Maziar Bahari. Translated from the Polish. Black cloth spine with gilt title. Paper front board with blocked design. B/w photos. A fine copy in publisher's slipcase which is slightly scuffed with a few minor marks.

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SOWING THE WIND
Written by John Keay; Robert Fisk.
Stock no. 1320251
Published by Folio Society. 2016. Very good condition.

Blue decorated boards. The Seeds of Conflict in the Middle East. B/w photos. Lower front corners of both book and slipcase are bumped. Slipcase is slightly marked.

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THE ART OF BEDOUIN JEWELLERY: A SAUDI ARABIAN PROFILE
Written by Heather Colyer Ross.
Stock no. 1819426
Published by Arabesque. 2002. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Fourth Edition, revised. The astonishing variety of ornaments created both as adornment and negotiable assets. Large format. Green cloth boards, gilt title to spine. Colour photos. ISBN: 0907513018. Reprint. A few marks to boards. Crinkling to pages caused by damp. A few margins marks but no damp stains. Light browning to page edges. Green pictorial dustwrapper is edge-rubbed, scuffed to front panel.

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IN THE FOOTSTEPS OF THE CAMEL
Written by Eleanor Nicholson.
Stock no. 1819192
Published by Stacey International. 1st 1983. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A Portrait of the Bedouins of Eastern Saudi Arabia in Mid-Century. The unique story of an American family's encounter with the Bedouin tribes of the Eastern Province. Large format. Light tan cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0905743350. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly edge-creased.

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IRAQ A HISTORY
Written by John Robertson.
Stock no. 2132129
Published by Oneworld. 1st 2015. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 9781851685868. Small knock to base of spine.

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THE HISTORY OF THE JEWS IN THE LATIN KINGDOM OF JERUSALEM
Written by Joshua Prawer.
Stock no. 1818866
Published by Clarendon Press. 1st thus 1996. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The story of the Jewish community in Palestine from the Crusader conquest in 1099 until the fall of the Latin Kingdom in 1291. Navy blue cloth boards, gilt title to spine. ISBN: 0198225571. Blue dustwrapper is lightly scuffed.

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REVOLT IN THE DESERT
Written by T.E. Lawrence. Illustrated by Edward Bawden.
Stock no. 1818488
Published by Folio Society. 1991. Fine condition.

Pictorial cloth. B/w photos and illustrations. Gilt title to spine. Endpapers are sketch map to show Lawrence's desert campaigns. Fourth printing. Contained in publisher's cream slipcase which is marked.

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HANDBOOK OF THE BIRDS OF EUROPE THE MIDDLE EAST AND NORTH AFRICA (9 VOLUMES)
Written by Stanley Cramp. Illustrated by Paul Barruel; Robert Gillmor; Peter Hayman; Peter Scott; et al..
Stock no. 2130562
Published by Oxford University Press. Circa 1986. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Blue cloth. Packed with colour and b/w illustrations. Taking account of the great advances made in ornithological knowledge in recent years. A detailed and authoritative work. Large format. Volumes 1-3 are reprints, 4-9 are 1st editions. Spotting to covers of a few volumes. Marks to outer page edges, with some foxing. Wrapper spines are faded. Volume 3 wrapper is also price-cut.

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ARABIA SAND SEA SKY
Written by Michael McKinnon.
Stock no. 2128285
Published by BBC Books. 1st 1990. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Dark orange boards, gilt title to spine. Colour photos. ISBN: 0563361069. Wrapper spine faded; couple of tiny chips.

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