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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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THE YOM KIPPUR WAR
Written by Simon Dunstan.
Stock no. 1606714
Published by Osprey Publishing. 1st 2007. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The Arab-Israeli War of 1973. B/w and colour photos. ISBN: 9781846032882. Spine bumped. Wrapper is faded at spine and lightly creased at edges.
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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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IN ALEPPO ONCE
Written by Taqui Altounyan.
Stock no. 1205801
Published by Amazon Publications. 1st 2001. As new condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Limited edition of 400 copies. B/w photos. Arthur Ransome wrote some of 'Peter Duck' while in Aleppo. This book is the memories of a Syrian childhood. Corners very very slightly bumped.
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PAPER BEFORE PRINT
Written by Jonathan M. Bloom.
Stock no. 1204478
Published by Yale University Press. 1st 2001. As new condition.

The history and impact of paper in the Islamic world. Large format. Black cloth spine, glazed pictorial boards. Colour & b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0300089554.
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TRAVELS IN ASIA MINOR 1764-1765
Written by Richard Chandler; Edith Clay.
Stock no. 1703999
Published by Trustees of the British Museum. 1st 1971. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Edited and abridged by Clay. Colour frontis. B/w plates. 253 pages includes index. ISBN: 0714112305. Wrapper worn at edges with a few marks. Foxspots to edge of textblock. Contents fine.
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THE BRITISH IN PALESTINE THE MANDATORY GOVERNMENT AND THE ARAB-JEWISH CONFLICT 1917 - 1929
Written by Bernard Wasserstein.
Stock no. 1601207
Published by The Royal Historical Society. 1st 1978. Very good condition.

Grey cloth boards, black title to spine. 278 pages including index. Exploring the origins of the Arab-Jewish conflict in Palestine. ISBN: 0901050458. Boards slightly discoloured. Small black marks to front endpapers. Contents clean.
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