Middle East

Insight into troubled times.

A Concise History of the Middle East

Arthur Goldschmidt Jr. and Lawrence Davidson

Westview Press, 2005


The cradle of civilization was never peaceful. Problems that festered in the Middle East for centuries remain unresolved.
The Al Jazeera Phenomenon

Mohamed Zayani

Pluto Press, 2005


Al Jazeera is more than a TV network, but is it a PR tool, a fresh way to foster change or a political diversion?
Understanding Arabs

Margaret K. (Omar) Nydell

Intercultural Press, 2002


How to get by in Arab society, realm of both hospitality and Jihad — where facts don’t count as much as friendship.