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THE ASSASSINS
Written by Bernard Lewis.
Stock no. 2128217
Published by Folio Society. 2005. Fine condition.

A Radical Sect in Islam. Red cloth boards, gilt title to spine, illustration to front. Colour plates. xii and 242 pages. A few small bumps to edges of slip case.

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A FIELD GUIDE TO THE WADERS OF BRITAIN AND EUROPE WITH NORTH AFRICA AND THE MIDDLE EAST
Written by Peter Colston. Illustrated by Philip Burton.
Stock no. 2127741
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1988. Slightly better than very good condition.

Glazed pictorial boards. A detailed study of an absorbing group. Over 300 paintings in colour; 100 drawings and maps. ISBN: 0340399368. Bookplate to front pastedown. From the personal library of Bryan L. Sage, distinguished naturalist and author.

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WINGS OVER SUEZ
Written by Brian Cull; David Nicolle; Shlomo Aloni.
Stock no. 2127558
Published by Grub Street. 1st 1996. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

The First Authoritative Account of Air Operations During the Sinai and Suez Wars of 1956. With Nicolle and Aloni. B/w photos. ISBN: 1898697485. Rubber ink stamp of aircraft to front pastedown. Some marks to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with a faded spine.

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WHITE KNEES BROWN KNEES SUEZ CANAL ZONE 1951-1954 THE FORGOTTEN YEARS
Written by Douglas J. Findlay.
Stock no. 2127199
Published by Discover Press. 1st 2003. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

B/w photos. 287 pages. ISBN: 0905389018. SIGNED by author, with dedication to previous owner to title page. Brown mark to front endpaper/pastedown. Bumping to spine and corners. Wrapper is edge-creased with a couple of tiny tears.

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LAWRENCE OF ARABIA'S WAR THE ARABS, THE BRITISH AND THE REMAKING OF THE MIDDLE EAST IN WWI
Written by Neil Faulkner.
Stock no. 2127042
Published by Yale University Press. 1st 2016. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Dark blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos and illustrations. ISBN: 9780300196832. A few light marks to covers.

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LAWRENCE IN ARABIA: WAR, DECEIT, IMPERIAL FOLLY AND THE MAKING OF THE MODERN MIDDLE EAST
Written by Scott Anderson.
Stock no. 1816393
Published by Atlantic Books. Circa 2014. Slightly better than very good condition in a fine dustwrapper.

The story of one of the most epic and consequential periods of the twentieth century. Black boards, red title to spine. Red endpapers. B/w plates. ISBN: 9781782391999. 4th printing. A few bumps to board edges.

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THE GREAT WAR FOR CIVILISATION: THE CONQUEST OF THE MIDDLE EAST
Written by Robert Fisk.
Stock no. 1816392
Published by Fourth Estate. Circa 2005. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

An epic story of tragedy and betrayal in the Middle East. Burgundy boards, gilt title to spine. ISBN: 184115007X. 3rd printing. White pictorial dustwrapper is lightly edge-creased.

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BEHIND THE LAWRENCE LEGEND: THE FORGOTTEN FEW WHO SHAPED THE ARAB REVOLT
Written by Philip Walker.
Stock no. 1816390
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st 2018. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

T.E. Lawrence became world-famous as 'Lawrence of Arabia' during the Arab Revolt of 1916-18. This is the compelling story of the unsung band of officers and spies who made the legend possible. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 9780198802273.

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THE BOY IN THE MASK: THE HIDDEN WORLD OF LAWRENCE OF ARABIA
Written by Dick Benson-Gyles.
Stock no. 1816389
Published by The Lilliput Press. 1st 2016. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

A biography. Orange boards, black title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 9781843516569.

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T.E. LAWRENCE AN ARAB VIEW
Written by Suleiman Mousa.
Stock no. 1816386
Published by Oxford University Press. 1967. Fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Mousa, the author of several books in Arabic and works in the Press and Information Department in Amman, wrote this book after a study of the literature on T.E. Lawrence had convinced him that although there were books written to praise Lawrence and others to discredit him, all of them exaggerated his part in the Arab Revolt and failed to do justice to the Arabs themselves. Black cloth boards, gilt title to spine. Orange pictorial dustwrapper is lightly edge-rubbed.

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THE BALFOUR DECLARATION: THE ORIGINS OF THE ARAB-ISRAELI CONFLICT
Written by Jonathan Schneer.
Stock no. 1816385
Published by Bloomsbury. 1st 2010. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The Balfour Declaration was conceived amidst the horror of the First World War, its creators were an extraordinary cast of diplomats, scholars, soldiers and spies, Arab rulers and insurgents and Zionist zealots. It was a public statement announcing support for the establishment of a national home for the Jewish people and set in motion a series of events, entirely unseen by its authors. Black boards, silver title to spine. ISBN: 9780747599487. A few bumps and minor marks to boards. Pictorial dustwrapper is rubbed and a little grubby with a small dampstain to lower rear corner.

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SETTING THE DESERT ON FIRE
Written by James Barr.
Stock no. 1816384
Published by Bloomsbury. 1st 2006. Very good condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

T.E. Lawrence and Britain's Secret War in Arabia 1916-1918. Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 9780747579861. A few minor marks and creases to text block.

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