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Arabs and Jews in Ottoman Palestine

 Arabs and Jews in Ottoman Palestine

Author(s):

Alan Dowty

Publisher:

Indiana University Press

Published:

January 2019
When did the Arab-Israeli conflict begin? Some discussions focus on the 1967 war, some go back to the creation of the state of Israel in 1948, and others look to the beginning of the British Mandate in 1922. Alan Dowty, however, traces the...

The Oslo Accords

The Oslo Accords

Publisher:

The American University in Cairo Press

Published:

December 2016
More than twenty years have passed since Israel and the Palestine Liberation Organisation concluded the Oslo Accords, or Declaration of Principles on Interim Self-Government Arrangements for Palestine. It was declared "a political breakthrough of...

Code Name: Butterfly

Code Name: Butterfly

Author(s):

Ahlam Bsharat

Publisher:

Neem Tree Press Limited

Published:

May 2016
Butterfly is an ordinary teenager living under the extraordinary circumstances of military occupation. She is shrewd and perceptive. That is not enough to deal with the daily turmoil of life under harsh and stressful circumstances. She’s not...

Lost in thyme

Lost in thyme

Author(s):

Lilas Taha

Publisher:

Hamad Bin Khalifa University Press

Published:

October 2018
Sami Amara, heir to the Amara & Sons Construction Company, has been plagued by visions of a mysterious red-haired girl that he just cant place. When his father suddenly dies, he is confronted with a past that he never knew existed: a...

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