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YOUNG LAWRENCE: A PORTRAIT OF THE LEGEND AS A YOUNG MAN
Written by Anthony Sattin.
Stock no. 1816383
Published by John Murray. 1st 2014. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Uncovering the story T.E. Lawrence wanted to conceal: the truth of his birth, his tortuous relationship with a dominant mother, his deep affection for an Arab boy, the intimate details of the extraordinary journeys he made through the region with which his name is forever connected and the personal reasons that drove him from being a student to becoming an archaeologist and a spy. Black boards, silver title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 9781848549128.
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SPITFIRES OVER ISRAEL
Written by Brian Cull; Shlomo Aloni; David Nicolle.
Stock no. 1815808
Published by Grub Street. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Brown boards, gilt title to spine. The first authoritative account of the air conflict during The Israeli War of Independence, 1948-49. B/w photos. ISBN: 0948817747. Slight fading to top front edge of dustwrapper.
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ADVANCED BIRD ID HANDBOOK: THE WESTERN PALEARCTIC
Written by Nils Van Duivenduk.
Stock no. 1815579
Published by New Holland. 1st 2011. Very good condition.

Covering all 1,350 species and subspecies recorded in Britain, Europe, North Africa and the Middle East. Large-format edition. Brown pictorial cardwraps. 416 pages including index. No illustrations. ISBN: 9781780090221. A few minor marks to covers. Contents clean.
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THE HANDBOOK OF BIRD IDENTIFICATION FOR EUROPE AND THE WESTERN PALEARCTIC
Written by Mark Beaman; Steve Madge. Illustrated by Hilary Burn; et al..
Stock no. 1609822
Published by Christopher Helm. 1st 1998. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Green cloth boards, gilt title to spine. Over 350 colour plates in total. 868 pages. ISBN: 0713639601. Spine and corners bumped. Endpapers and prelims foxed. Wrapper is edge creased, with some fading to spine.
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MY CAMPAIGN IN MESOPOTAMIA
Written by Charles Townshend.
Stock no. 1813965
Published by Thornton Butterworth Ltd.. 1st 1920. Almost very good condition.

Red cloth with gilt title to spine. Some fold-out b/w maps and plans. Corners bumped, lower front corner heavily so. 0.5" tear to cloth at top of spine. Spine faded. Name in pencil to front free endpaper. Some hinges slightly pulled. Text block browned.
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THE BIRDS OF OMAN
Written by Michael Gallagher. Illustrated by Martin W. Woodcock.
Stock no. 1811190
Published by Quartet Books. 1st 1980. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Large format. 120 superb colour plates. 310 pages. ISBN: 0704322161. This copy would make a wonderful gift.
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NEIGHBORS, NOT FRIENDS IRAQ AND IRAN AFTER THE GULF WARS
Written by Dilip Hiro.
Stock no. 1809981
Published by Routledge. 1st 2001. Very good condition.

The checkered history of the relationship between Iraq and Iran - neighbors in the oil-rich Gulf occupying a pivotal position in the world economy. Cardwraps. B/w photos. ISBN: 0415254124. Cardwraps a little grubby and rubbed at corners. Pencil erasure mark to front endpaper. Contents clean.
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THE EXCAVATIONS IN ASSYRIA AND BABYLONIA
Written by H.V. Hilprecht.
Stock no. 1711746
Published by A.J. Holman & Company. 1904. Very good condition.

The Babylonian Expedition of The University of Pennsylvania Series D: Researches and Treatises. 122 illustrations and 2 maps. Red cloth gilt titles. Corners bumped. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Some annotation mainly in pencil. Maps in pocket to rear present.
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ACTIVE SERVICE
No author listed.
Stock no. 1605334
Published by The Board Of Management Of The Australian War Memorial. 1st 1941. Almost very good condition.

Brown cloth with picture of serviceman to front. With Australia in the Middle East. Colour plates and b/w photos. Spine and corners bumped. Newspaper clipping pasted to last page.
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THE WAR AGAINST SADDAM TAKING THE HARD ROAD TO BAGHDAD
Written by John Simpson.
Stock no. 2110586
Published by MacMillan. 1ST 2003. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

B/w photos. ISBN: 1405032642. ------
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PHOENIX OVER THE NILE
Written by Lon Nordeen; David Nicolle.
Stock no. 1603452
Published by Smithsonian Institution Press. 1st 1996. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A History of Egyptian Air Power 1932-1994. B/w photos. ISBN: 1560986263. SIGNED by author (David Nicolle) on verso of half-title page with dedication "with best wishes, David Nicolle". Corners bumped, contents near fine. Wrapper spine faded.
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LES OISEAUX DU PROCHES ET DU MOYEN ORIENT
Written by Francois Hue; R.D. Etchecopar. Illustrated by Paul Barruel.
Stock no. 1804977
Published by N. Boubee. 1st 1970. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Birds of the Near and Middle East. Red cloth boards, white titles. Colour and b/w illustrations. French text. 948 pages. Folding map to rear. White wrapper is a little grubby.
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