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The Sultan's Shadow: One Family's Rule at the Crossroads of East and West

Christiane Bird - History - 2010 - 374 pages
A story virtually unknown in the West, about two of the Middle East’s most remarkable figures—Oman’s Sultan Said and his rebellious daughter Princess Salme—comes to life in ...
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Neither East Nor West: One Woman's Journey Through the Islamic Republic of Iran

Christiane Bird - True Crime - 2002 - 416 pages
Combining reminiscence, travelogue, history, and interviews with Iranians from all walks of life, a journey through modern-day Iran reveals a nation shrouded by ...
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New York State

Christiane Bird - Travel - 2006 - 616 pages
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The Kurds, Issue 4

David McDowall - History - 1996 - 44 pages
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Martyrs, Traitors, and Patriots: Kurdistan After the Gulf War

S. J. Laizer - Political Science - 1996 - 224 pages
The Kurds are the largest ethnic group devoid of nationhood in the world. This book looks at what has happened to the Kurds since the uprising against Saddam and the exodus to ...
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Modern History of the Kurds

David McDowall - Social Science - 2003 - 504 pages
_‘... the best single narrative history of the Kurds ... it certainly belongs on the shelf of anyone interested in the Middle East.’_ - Washington Post Book World_x000D_ ...
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Historical Dictionary of the Kurds

Michael M. Gunter - History - 2010 - 456 pages
Straddling the mountainous borders where Turkey, Iran, Iraq, and Syria converge in the Middle East, the 25-30 million Kurds living there constitute the largest nation in the ...
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Kurdistan: in the shadow of history

Susan Meiselas, Martin van Bruinessen - History - 1997 - 388 pages
This photodocumentary explores the land and the people of Kudistan, recording the stories of these families who have fled their homes--but not for the first time--after the ...
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