Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2018. Hardcover. First Edition. "Gerges tells this story through an unprecedented dual biography of Nasser and another of the twentieth-century Arab world's most influential figures - Sayyid Qutb, a leading member of teh Muslim Brotherhood and the father of many branches of radical political Isam. Their deeply intertwined lives embody and dramatize the divide between Arabism and Islamism" (jacket). Grey cloth boards with gilt title to spine. 483 pages. MID/051019. Fine / Fine.
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Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2018. Hardcover. First Edition. "In this panoramic and colorful book, Jürgen tells the story of the European Enlightenments' nuanced encounter with the great civilizations of the East, from the Ottoman Empire and India to China and Japan. Here is the acclaimed book that challenges tthe notion that Europe's formative engagement with the non-European world was invariably marred by an imperial gaze and presumptions of Western superiority" (jacket). Fine in grey cloth boards with gilt title to spine. Clean and bright. In beige jacket with maroon title to spine. 676 pages. MID/051019. Fine / Fine.
Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2018. Hardcover. Colonel Cyril "Wilson's band mostly fell through the cracks of history into obscurity. Behind the Lawrence Legend reveals their vital impact and puts Lawrence's efforts into context, helping to set the record straight for one of the most beguiling and iconic characters of the twentieth century" (jacket). Fine in blue paper covered boards with gilt title to spine. In illustrated jacket with blue spine panel titled in white and light yellow. Clean and bright. 284 pages. MID/051019. Fine / Fine.