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Fateful Triangle: The United States, Israel & the Palestinians
4.13
After reading several of Chomsky's books, I have more and more respect for this author and thinker. He is a meticulous historian and political analyst ...more
Aug 11, 2008
Nov 09, 2011
 
A Peace to End All Peace: The Fall of the Ottoman Empire and the Creation of the Modern Middle East
4.14
The last 2 chapters were disappointing.[return]In the last one he makes a quick 10 page conclusion of everything that I thought was just poor;[return] ...more
Aug 2007
Nov 09, 2011
 
The Arabic Language
4.50
This was an excellent, well researched book. It was full of history, which added context to the discussion of the dialects, and despite being a speake ...more
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Nov 09, 2011
 
Arabs and Israel For Beginners
3.92
I remember first reading this book many many years ago. [return]After reading it I ended up taking several courses in Political Science and Middle Eas ...more
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Nov 09, 2011
 
Contemporary Architecture in the Arab States: Renaissance of a Region
4.25
This book is, without a doubt, a seminal work on Middle Eastern architecture.[return][return]Its focus, fortunately, is not on the plethora of Western ...more
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Nov 09, 2011
 
The Metamorphosis
3.74
I read the Bantam classic edition. It's 200 pages long, with only 60 being the actual story, and the rest being essays and critical analysis. I have t ...more
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Nov 09, 2011
 
Alvar Aalto, 1898-1976: Paradise for the Man in the Street
3.80
I love Aalto's work, but this book was just dry.[return]I give it 3.5 only because it's meant to be an inexpensive introduction to Aalto's work, and i ...more
Sep 2007
Nov 09, 2011
 
Sorry, Out of Gas: Architecture's Response to the 1973 Oil Crisis
4.00
Excellent book! Well researched into the history of sustainable architecture in the US, from the first solar house in the 40s to the oil crisis in the ...more
Apr 23, 2008
Nov 09, 2011
 
Architectural Design Drawing Types and Methods
4.00
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Nov 09, 2011
 
The Elements of Style
4.17
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Nov 09, 2011
 
Digital Fortress
3.53
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Nov 09, 2011
 
Of Mice and Men
3.80
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Nov 09, 2011
 
Seven Pillars of Wisdom (Wordsworth Classics of World Literature)
4.02
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Nov 09, 2011
 
Cry, the Beloved Country
3.83
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Nov 09, 2011
 
Logic, Rhetoric, and Legal Reasoning in the Qur'an: God's Arguments
4.00
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Nov 09, 2011
 
The Mystery of the Laughing Shadow (Alfred Hitchcock and the Three Investigators, #12)
3.77
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Nov 09, 2011
 
Conspicuous Consumption
3.60
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Nov 09, 2011
 
It
4.11
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Nov 09, 2011
 
On Writing: A Memoir of the Craft
4.27
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Nov 09, 2011
 
1984
4.10
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Nov 09, 2011
 
Geometry of Design: Studies in Proportion and Composition
4.03
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Nov 09, 2011
 
Beowulf
3.39
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Nov 09, 2011
 
Critical Modernism: Where Is Post-Modernism Going?
3.55
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Nov 09, 2011
 
God and the State
3.87
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Nov 09, 2011
 
The Woman Warrior
3.70
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Nov 09, 2011
 
The Mystery of the Purple Pirate (The Three Investigators, #33)
3.57
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Nov 09, 2011
 
The Architecture of Rasem Badran: Narratives on People
4.31
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Nov 09, 2011
 
Becoming an Architect: A Guide to Careers in Design
3.59
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Nov 09, 2011
 
The Secret of Shark Reef (Alfred Hitchcock and The Three Investigators, #30)
3.61
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Nov 09, 2011
 
On Anarchism
4.03
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Nov 09, 2011
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