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Lebanon -

Related category: World - Middle East
Related booklists: World Fiction - Lebanon,

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Books are listed in order of year of publication - newest titles are at the top. There are 8 books in this booklist

This list represents some of the books on this subject that we have had in our shop - but there will be many more that we can order for you!

  • Cover image of book Being Arab by Samir Kassir, translated by Will Hobson, introduction by Robert Fisk
    Being Arab - by Samir Kassir, translated by Will Hobson, introduction by Robert Fisk

    £7.99   paperback   (2013) - ISBN 13: 9781844672806 | ISBN 10: 1844672808

    A passionate meditation on contemporary Arab identity.   Before his assassination in 2005, Samir Kassir was one of Lebanon’s foremost public intellectuals. In Being Arab, a thought-provoking assessment of Arab identity, he calls on the people ... more

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  • Cover image of book Channels of Resistance in Lebanon: Liberation Propaganda, Hezbollah and the Media by Zahera Harb
    Channels of Resistance in Lebanon: Liberation Propaganda, Hezbollah and the Media - by Zahera Harb

    £17.99   paperback   (2011) - ISBN 13: 9781848851214 | ISBN 10: 1848851219

    The South Lebanon conflict saw two decades of sustained resistance by the Lebanese to the Israeli occupation. The Lebanese media's role in achieving liberation over this period is significant, through campaigns conducted to unify the Lebanese people ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Day Nina Simone Stopped Singing by Darina Al-Joundi & Mohammed Kacimi, translated by Marjolijn de Jager
    The Day Nina Simone Stopped Singing - by Darina Al-Joundi & Mohammed Kacimi, translated by Marjolijn de Jager

    £13.99   paperback   (2011) - ISBN 13: 9781558616837 | ISBN 10: 1558616837

    Raised on Baudelaire, A Clockwork Orange, and fine Bordeaux in 1970s Lebanon, Darina Al-Joundi was encouraged by her unconventional father to defy all taboos. As the bombs fell, she lived an adolescence of excess and transgression, defying death in n ... more

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  • Cover image of book Beware of Small States: Lebanon, Battleground of the Middle East by David Hirst
    Beware of Small States: Lebanon, Battleground of the Middle East - by David Hirst

    £14.99   paperback   (2011) - ISBN 13: 9780571237425 | ISBN 10: 0571237428

    A magisterial history of Lebanon and the Middle East, from the end of Ottoman rule to the Hizbullah and Hamas wars of today, by David Hirst, the veteran Middle East journalist and author.   ‘Beware of small states’, wrote the Russian anar ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Locust and the Bird: My Mother
    The Locust and the Bird: My Mother's Story - by Hanan Al-Shaykh

    £12.99   paperback   (2010) - ISBN 13: 9781408800843 | ISBN 10: 1408800845

    Kamila is nine years old when she is taken from the poverty of her childhood village in southern Lebanon to Beirut. She has never learned to read or write though she longs to go to school. Stories, poetry and film are her passion – and a beautiful bo ... more

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  • Cover image of book Inside Lebanon: Journey to a Shattered Land with Noam and Carol Chomsky by Edited by Assaf Kfoury
    Inside Lebanon: Journey to a Shattered Land with Noam and Carol Chomsky - by Edited by Assaf Kfoury

    £11.99   paperback   (2007) - ISBN 13: 9781583671535 | ISBN 10: 1583671536

    In May 2006, Noam and Carol Chomsky visited Lebanon for the first time - just two months before Israel unleashed a new military campaign against both Lebanon and Palestine. During their eight-day trip, they toured refugee camps and a former Israeli p ... more

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  • Cover image of book Paradise Divided: A Portrait of Lebanon by Alex Klaushofer
    Paradise Divided: A Portrait of Lebanon - by Alex Klaushofer

    £12.99   paperback   (2007) - ISBN 13: 9781904955351 | ISBN 10: 1904955355

    This timely portrait of Lebanon exposes the fault lines that underlie the current crisis in the Middle East, and charts the country’s attempts to rebuild a fragile peace after its long civil war and recent conflict with Israel.  Part reportag ... more

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  • Cover image of book Lebanon, Lebanon by Various authors
    Lebanon, Lebanon - by Various authors

    £10.00   paperback   (2006) - ISBN 13: 9780863566417 | ISBN 10: 0863566413

    Children are living in appalling conditions in Lebanon since the outbreak of war in July 2006.  This collection of writing and drawings - from some of the world's leading authors and artists - is for them.  The contributors include: Etel Ad ... more

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