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World History/Politics/Current Affairs9/11 Unmasked
An International Review Panel Investigation
David Ray Griffin and Elizabeth Woodworth
A PANEL OF EXPERTS HIGHLIGHT THE PROBLEMS WITH ALL MAJOR CLAIMS OF THE OFFICIAL ACCOUNT OF THE 9/11 ATTACKS
Many Americans have been embarrassed by the Trump presidency. But Americans should also be embarrassed by the fact that this coun...
Darkness Over Germany
A Warning from History
E. Amy Buller
A LESSON FROM HISTORY THAT IS NEEDED TODAY MORE THAN EVER
Darkness over Germany delivers a stark warning from history of how a man with little political experience rose up as a voice of the people, a voice for the disenfranchised...
Drones and Targeted Killing (2nd ed)
Legal, Moral and Geopolitical Issues
edited by Marjorie Cohn; foreword by Archbishop Desmond Tutu
EXPERT ANALYSIS OF AN ILLEGAL AND IMMORAL PRACTICE
2ND UPDATED EDITION
The Bush administration detained and tortured suspected terrorists; the Obama administration assassinated them; and the Trump administration wil...
A Syrian Story
Winner English PEN Award
It is spring 2012 and 40,000 people have died since the start of the Syrian Arab Spring. In the wake of this, Yasmine has set up a clandestine hospital in the north of the country. Her town is c...
The Moor's Last Stand
How Seven Centuries of Muslim Rule in Spain Came to an End
SELECTED BEST HISTORY BOOK OF 2017 BY THE TIMES (LONDON)
STARRED REVIEW IN BOOKLIST
THE FIRST FULL ACCOUNT IN ANY LANGUAGE OF THE LAST MUSLIM KING OF SPAIN. AN ACTION-PACKED STORY OF BETRAYAL, COURAGE, INTRIGUE, BATHOS, HEROISM AND TR...
Understanding the Palestinian-Israeli Conflict (updated 7th edit
If you have ever wondered “Why is there so much violence in the Middle East?”, “Who are the Palestinians?”, “What are the occupied territories?” or “What does Israel want?”, then this is the book for yo...
Voice Male (2nd ed)
The Untold Story of the Pro-Feminist Men's Movement
edited by Rob A. Okun; foreword by Michael S. Kimmel
ONE OF THE MOST IMPORTANT SOCIAL JUSTICE MOVEMENTS YOU’VE NEVER HEARD OF
MEN CHALLENGING SEXISM IN THE AGE OF DONALD TRUMP
NEW UPDATED EDITION
In the updated edition...
World TravelA Traveller's History of Australia
John H. Chambers
Essential reading for travelers who wish to enjoy the amazing diversity of Australia, this book outlines the history of that great southern democracy from the arrival of the earliest Aboriginals some fifty or sixty thousand years ago to the present.<...
A Traveller's History of New Zealand
& the South Pacific Islands (3rd edition)
John H. Chambers
A Traveller's History of New Zealand and the South Pacific Islands gives the curious tourist not only a modern-day portrait of New Zealand and the far-flung islands, their political systems, and economic diversity, but also looks at the...
Madrid After Dark
A Nocturnal Exploration
In 1762 the philosopher Jean-Jacques Rousseau observed that we are blind half our lives because of what we miss during the night. Yet there have long been literary walkers, flâneurs, who wander the dark streets of their cities to uncov...
Meet you in Atlantic City
Travels in Springsteen's New Jersey
AN INSIGHTFUL CULTURAL HISTORY THAT WILL APPEAL TO FANS OF ROCK MUSIC AND NEW JERSEY
Bruce Springsteen—“The Boss”—has towered over the rock world since he shot to international fame with “Born to Run” and other c...
A Cultural Guide
St. Petersburg is one of the world’s most beautiful cities. Most of its baroque and neoclassical palaces and churches are modeled on those of Italy and France, in turn inspired by the temples of classical Greece and Rome. Yet it is situated on...
The Four Roads to Heaven
France and the Santiago Pilgrimage
“THERE ARE FOUR ROADS LEADING TO SANTIAGO, WHICH COMBINE TO FORM A SINGLE ROAD”
So begins The Pilgrim’s Guide, the world’s first guidebook. Written early in the twelfth century by Benedictine monks, it served tr...
Illustrated Gift BooksAmber Revolution
How the World Learned to Love Orange Wine
Simon J. Woolf; photography by Ryan Opaz
A MUST-HAVE VOLUME FOR ALL WINE LOVERS
Written by renowned orange wine expert and award winning writer Simon J. Woolf, Amber Revolution is the world’s first book to tell the full, forgotten story of this ancie...
Rest in My Shade
A Poem about Roots
Nora Lester Murad and Danna Masad, with illustrations by Palestinian artists
A MOVING POEM THAT ECHOES THE LOVE PALESTINIANS HAVE FOR THEIR OLIVE TREES AND THEIR DEEP CONNECTION TO THEIR LAND
FEATURES SEVENTEEN MAJOR PALESTINIAN ARTISTS
Rest in My Shade is a poetic story about displacement, identit...
Young Palestinians Speak
Anthony Robinson and Annemarie Young
PALESTINIAN CHILDREN SHARE THEIR DREAMS AND FEARS FOR THEMSELVES AND THEIR COUNTRY
In Palestine today, a second generation of children and young people is growing up experiencing life under occupation. These are children who know only fear when...
A Food Journey through Southern Spain
AN ENTHRALLING ANDALUCIAN CULINARY JOURNEY FROM SIERRA TO SEA
Andaluz is a cookbook that bridges past and present in southern Spain.
For nearly eight centuries, Moorish rule in Andalucía brought about a cultu...
A Celebration of Food from Land and Sea
Joudie Kalla; photography by Jamie Orlando Smith
A NEW COLLECTION OF RECIPES AND STORIES FROM THE BEST SELLING AUTHOR OF PALESTINE ON A PLATE
Joudie Kalla, author of the bestselling Palestine on a Plate, introduces readers to more of the Middle East’s best kept...
The Food of Mediterranean Italy, France, and Spain
Lucio Galletto and David Dale
THE PERFECT PESTO • THE BEST BOUILLABAISSE • THE PUREST PAELLA
A river of gold flows through western Italy, southern France, and eastern Spain. It’s the olive oil that links three great cuisines, along with a lo...
A Culinary Journey through Malta, Lebanon, Iran, Turkey, Morocco, and Andalusia
Shane Delia; photography by Rob Palmer
FOLLOW AWARD-WINNING CHEF SHANE DELIA AS HE VISITS SOUKS AND LOCAL KITCHENS IN SIX DIFFERENT COUNTRIES
From Morocco, Malta, and Andalusia in the West, to Turkey, Lebanon, and Iran in the East, the food and flavors of the Middle East permeate almo...
From the Land of Nightingales and Roses
Recipes from the Persian Kitchen
AUTHENTIC, TASTY RECIPES FROM PERSIAN COOK AND FOOD BLOGGER, MARYAM SINAIEE
In From the Land of Nightingales and Roses, Iranian food blogger and home cook, Maryam Sinaiee, takes us through a full year in the Persian kitchen. Each...
Genarro's Fast Cook Italian
Full of enticing, authentic and, most of all, quick-to-prepare recipes, Gennaro Contaldo's latest cookbook demonstrates how to whip up a delicious Italian feast in 40 minutes or less. From lightning-fast risottos to perfectly pronto pastas, sp...
Preserving Foods for the Lebanese Pantry
Barbara Abdeni Massaad
PRESERVING FOOD AND CULTURE THE LEBANESE WAY
The very best memories connecting us to time and place are often stimulated by the tastes and smells of our childhood. Freshly-baked bread, hot from the oven, sweet homemade jam dribbling down our...
Recipes from a Turkish-Cypriot Kitchen
Selin Kiazim; photography by Chris Terry
TURKISH-CYPRIOT DISHES THAT WILL INSPIRE FOOD LOVERS TO NEW GASTRONOMIC HEIGHTS
With influences from the Mediterranean, Southern Europe, and the Middle East, Turkish-Cypriot food offers incredible flavor combinations unique to its region. O...
Simple, Seductive Recipes for Lovers of Italian Food
A NEW BOOK FROM THE ITALIAN LEGEND WHO TAUGHT JAMIE OLIVER ALL HE KNOWS ABOUT ITALIAN COOKING
Born just feet away from the sea on Italy’s stunning Amalfi coast, chef, food writer, TV personality, and restaurateur Gennaro Contaldo learn...
International CookbooksSoup for Syria
Recipes to Celebrate Our Shared Humanity
Barbara Abdeni Massaad
“One of the best non-fiction books for 2016.”
—Los Angeles Public Library
“Soup for Syria may be the most compelling cookbook ever created. Through her photographs and collected recipes,...
A Food and Wine Journey in the Caucasus
“With characteristic empathy and engagement, Carla has documented Georgia’s unique gastronomic traditions and the people who have fought so hard to preserve them.”
—Carlo Petrini, Founder of Slow Food$40.00
The Immigrant Cookbook
Recipes that Make America Great
collected and edited by Leyla Moushabeck
A DIVERSE BOUNTY OF RECIPES BY IMMIGRANT CHEFS FROM AROUND THE WORLD, FROM THE PUBLISHER OF THE AWARD-WINNING HUMANITARIAN COOKBOOK SOUP FOR SYRIA
INTERLINK PUBLISHING WILL DONATE A MINIMUM OF $5 FROM THE SALE OF EACH BOOK TO THE AMERIC...
Wild Honey and Rye
Modern Polish Recipes
In this refreshing approach to Polish cuisine, food writer and blogger Ren Behan takes us on a journey to discover the new tastes of her beloved culinary heritage. The food of Eastern Europe, long misunderstood in the West, is changing—the f...
Biographies & MemoirsA Vision for My Father
The Life and Work of Palestinian-American Artist and Designer Rajie Cook
“A powerful and poignant expression of the Palestinian narrative of exile weaving together the aesthetic and the personal story of longing for home. Rajie Cook’s personal account is an intimate revelation of the special bond between fa...
Memoirs of an Egyptian Woman Student in America
Radwa Ashour; translated by Michelle Hartman
THIS TRANSLATION IS AN HOMAGE TO A GREAT LITERARY FIGURE AND TO THOSE MOVEMENTS WHICH CARRY ON HER LEGACY IN THEIR WORK
Never neutral and deeply engaged in politics, literature, people’s struggles, and what she calls the “most urgen...
The Scent of Jasmine
Coming of Age in Jerusalem and Damascus
JOURNEY TO A WORLD LITTLE KNOWN TO WESTERN READERS
Born to a Syrian mother and a Palestinian father in 1944, Anan Ameri’s refreshing memoir, The Scent of Jasmine, offers a funny, spirited, unique self-portrait of her childhood, adoles...
World FictionA Sky So Close to Us
Shahla Ujayli; translated by Michelle Hartman
A MULTIGENERATIONAL TALE OF LOVE, LOSS, EXILE, AND REBIRTH
SHORTLISTED FOR THE 2016 INTERNATIONAL PRIZE FOR ARABIC FICTION
As children sleeping on the rooftop of their ancestral family home in Raqqa on warm summer nights, Joumane a...
AN EVOCATIVE NEW NOVEL FROM THE AWARD-WINNING AUTHOR OF DREAMS OF MARYAM TAIR
Aya Dane creates mixed media paintings and writes a diary in her studio above a strange, old Cambridge townhouse. There she lives alone, having left her...
Printed in Beirut
Jabbour Douaihy; translated by Paula Haydar
A DAZZLING MYSTERY SET IN THE WORLD OF LEBANON’S BOOK PUBLISHING INDUSTRY
Farid Abou Cha’r arrives in Beirut on a hot summer morning with his manuscript, looking for a publisher. He is turned down by all of them—“nobody re...
Redemption Song, and Other Stories
The Caine Prize for African Writing 2018
edited by the Caine Prize Committee and Chris Brazier
THE LEADING AFRICAN LITERARY AWARD, KNOWN AS THE AFRICAN BOOKER, NAMED AFTER THE BOOKER PRIZE FOUNDER, MICHAEL CAINE
Now entering its nineteenth year, the Caine Prize for African Writing is Africa’s leading literary prize, and is awa...
Road to Damascus, A
A CINEMATIC DEBUT OF A PROMISING YOUNG NOVELIST FROM LEBANON
A Road to Damascus is a captivating thriller that reveals a nation’s deepest fears, a family’s intergenerational secrets, and an underworld of politics, religion,...
or The Beginning of All Tales
Rafik Schami; translated by Monique Arav and John Hannon
A MASTERPIECE FROM THE BEST-SELLING AUTHOR OF THE DARK SIDE OF LOVE
A murder in Damascus, a love with the power to save a young man’s life… In his latest novel, Rafik Schami ventures to the land of his childhood, where he...
The Bead Collector
A NEW NOVEL FROM WOLE SOYINKA PRIZE-WINNING AUTHOR OF EVERYTHING GOOD WILL COME
Lagos, January 1976, six years after the Nigerian Civil War. A new military regime has been in power for six months, but rumors are spreading tha...
PoetryI Don't Want This Poem to End
Early and Late Poems
Mahmoud Darwish; translated by Mohammad Shaheen; indroduction by Elias Khoury
FIRST ENGLISH TRANSLATION OF NEW POETRY BY THE LATE MAHMOUD DARWISH, THE MOST IMPORTANT PALESTINIAN CONTEMPORARY POET
When the Palestinian poet Mahmoud Darwish died in 2008, his friends visited his home and retrieved poems and writings some...
In Jerusalem and Other Poems
LONG AWAITED FIRST ENGLISH TRANSLATION OF CELEBRATED PALESTINIAN POET
Born in 1977, Tamim Al-Barghouti is probably one of the most widely read Palestinian poets of his generation. His poetry readings are attended by thousands, sometimes pac...
Children's Picture BooksA Day with Yayah
Nicola I. Campbell; illustrated by Julie Flett
Set in the Nicola Valley, British Columbia, in Canada's westernmost province, a First Nations family goes on an outing to forage for herbs and mushrooms. A grandmother passes down her knowledge of plant life and the natural world to her young gra...
Eeny, Meeny, Miney Mole
Jane Yolen; illustrations by Kathryn Brown
CURIOUS EENY MOLE EMERGES FROM HER DARK HOLE HOME TO DISCOVER THE WORLD UP ABOVE
Eeny, Meeny, and Miney Mole live at the bottom of a deep, dark hole. In that hole, dark is light, day is night, and summer and winter seem the same. Meeny and Mi...
retold and illustrated by Ruth Sanderson
A COZY TALE ABOUT GOLDILOCKS, THREE VERY HUNGRY BEARS, AND A DELICIOUS BERRY-FILLED SURPRISE
Beloved illustrator Ruth Sanderson offers a fresh, heartwarming twist to the classic story. In the new happy ending, Goldilocks makes up for her...
Invincible Kingdom, The
(Part III of the Invisible Kingdom Trilogy)
THE THIRD TITLE IN THE STUNNINGLY ILLUSTRATED FAIRYTALE TRILOGY FOR ALL AGES FROM INTERNATIONALLY-ACCLAIMED PAPERCUT ARTIST ROB RYAN
Born into the royal family, John has always known he doesn't want to be King. To escape his destin...
The Global Fight for Women’s Equality and the Right to Vote
Louise Kay Stewart; illustrations by Eve Lloyd Knight
A TIMELY, BEAUTIFUL AND BOLD COMPENDIUM OF WOMEN AROUND THE WORLD WHO SAID TIME'S UP ON INEQUALITY
Rule Breakers. Risk Takers. Rebel Women. Law Makers. This book is a celebration of women standing up, speaking out, and sticking...
Jukka Laajarinne; illustrations by Timo Mänttäri
Olivia is Fed up! Having a dad who’s a secret agent is hard: spies work long hours and travel a lot. Olivia wants more family time, so what’s to be done?
In this fast-paced story, Dad makes a decision that takes them on an adventure....
The Storyteller of Damascus
Rafik Schami; illustrations by Peter Knorr
AN AUTHENTIC TASTE OF THE OLD DAMASCENE TRADITION OF STORYTELLING THAT WOULD INSPIRE CHILDREN’S IMAGINATION
An old storyteller walks through the streets of Damascus and lets the children look into his wonder box, which he carries on...
This is the Chick
Wendy Hartmann; illustrated by Joan Rankin
A HUMOROUS PICTURE BOOK THAT TEACHES CHILDREN ABOUT AFRICAN ANIMALS
A tiny guinea fowl chick hatches early one morning and lets out a “cheep.” Find out what happens in the bush when the “cheep” is heard by all the...
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