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Product Description: Prophet Muhammad: A Concise Life presents a selection of absorbing and enthralling glimpses of the gloriously rich life of Muhammad, primarily from his twenty-three years as a prophet of God.This book includes over thirty illustrations and photographs, context boxes throughout, a selection of maps, as well as Prophetic sayings and Qur'anic passages...read more
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9781847740977 | Kube Pub Ltd, March 14, 2017, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: Prophet Muhammad: A Concise Life presents a selection of absorbing and enthralling glimpses of the gloriously rich life of Muhammad, primarily from his twenty-three years as a prophet of God.

Product Description: Veteran author Ilene Cooper explores the turbulent history of one of Jerusalem's most sacred sites in this timely, illustrated nonfiction offering.Towering over the Old City of Jerusalem is a place where worlds meet, conflict arises, and history changes...read more

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9781596435308 | Roaring Brook, February 7, 2017, cover price $19.99 | About this edition: Veteran author Ilene Cooper explores the turbulent history of one of Jerusalem's most sacred sites in this timely, illustrated nonfiction offering.

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Product Description: Travel to ancient Egypt to learn all about its amazing pyramids in this new National Geographic Kids Reader. The Level 1 text provides accessible, yet wide-ranging, information for beginning readers about these amazing wonders of the world and their importance today.

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9781426326905 | Natl Geographic Soc Childrens books, January 17, 2017, cover price $3.99 | About this edition: Travel to ancient Egypt to learn all about its amazing pyramids in this new National Geographic Kids Reader.

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9781426326912 | Natl Geographic Soc Childrens books, January 17, 2017, cover price $13.90 | About this edition: Travel to ancient Egypt to learn all about its amazing pyramids in this new National Geographic Kids Reader.

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Product Description: "When a war ends it does not go away," my mother says."It hides inside us . . . Just forget!" But I do not want to do what Mother says . . . I want to remember.In this groundbreaking memoir set in Ramallah during the aftermath of the 1967 Six-Day War, Ibtisam Barakat captures what it is like to be a child whose world is shattered by war...read more

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9781250097187 | Square Fish, October 25, 2016, cover price $9.99 | About this edition: "When a war ends it does not go away," my mother says.

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9780374357337 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, February 20, 2007, cover price $17.99 | About this edition: The author remembers her childhood in Ramallah and as a Palestinian refugee in the late 1960s.

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9781499464245 | Rosen Young Adult, August 15, 2016, cover price $543.90

Product Description: Al-Kindi is believed by many scholars to be the first Islamic philosopher. At a time when Europe was plunged into the Dark Ages, the Islamic world was experiencing an important time of cultural growth and scientific advancement. While many considered Muslim students of ancient Greek philosophers to be infidels, al-Kindi was able to master the scholarship while interpreting it through his Muslim faith...read more

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9781508171386 | Rosen Young Adult, August 15, 2016, cover price $37.10 | About this edition: Al-Kindi is believed by many scholars to be the first Islamic philosopher.

Product Description: Tenth-century mathematician al-Karaji is best known for his writings on algebra and for freeing algebra from geometry. The scholar spent most of his life in Baghdad, where he established a school for algebra and served as a vizier for the Abbasid government...read more

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9781508171430 | Rosen Young Adult, August 15, 2016, cover price $37.10 | About this edition: Tenth-century mathematician al-Karaji is best known for his writings on algebra and for freeing algebra from geometry.

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Product Description: The Islamic empire arose spectacularly in the 7th century and exercised influence over a large geographic area until its fall to Mongol invaders in the 13th century. The rulers, called caliphs, ushered in a new Islamic civilization with customs and practices both distinct from and partially influenced by those of the areas it conquered...read more

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9781499463385 | Reprint edition (Rosen Young Adult, August 15, 2016), cover price $12.95 | About this edition: The Islamic empire arose spectacularly in the 7th century and exercised influence over a large geographic area until its fall to Mongol invaders in the 13th century.

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9781499463408 | Rosen Young Adult, August 15, 2016, cover price $34.45 | About this edition: The Islamic empire arose spectacularly in the 7th century and exercised influence over a large geographic area until its fall to Mongol invaders in the 13th century.

Product Description: Albucasis was born near Crdoba in al-Andalus, the center of a flourishing culture of science and philosophy. There, the two disciplines often complimented one another as traditional Islamic theology and law were embraced alongside the secular sciences...read more

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9781508171409 | Rosen Young Adult, August 15, 2016, cover price $37.10 | About this edition: Albucasis was born near Crdoba in al-Andalus, the center of a flourishing culture of science and philosophy.

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Product Description: Looks at the life, work, and influence of the Arab polymath scholar who made important contributions to a wide range of fields during the Islamic Golden Age.

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9781508171393 | Rosen Young Adult, August 15, 2016, cover price $37.10 | About this edition: Looks at the life, work, and influence of the Arab polymath scholar who made important contributions to a wide range of fields during the Islamic Golden Age.

Product Description: This book introduces readers to the epic legends and myths of Mesopotamias ancient civilizations. One such story tells of the rage of the goddess Ishtar. Spurned by the warrior-king Gilgamesh and seeking to wreak her revenge, Ishtar persuaded her father, Anu, to release the Bull of Heaven...read more

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9781499463972 | Rosen Young Adult, August 15, 2016, cover price $45.10 | About this edition: This book introduces readers to the epic legends and myths of Mesopotamias ancient civilizations.

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Product Description: One of the elite scholars in Baghdads prestigious House of Wisdom, al-Khwarizmi is best remembered for his famous work Al-Jabr wa al-Muqabala, the text that defined the branch of mathematics known as algebra. He was also an accomplished astronomer and geographer...read more

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9781508171447 | Rosen Young Adult, August 15, 2016, cover price $37.10 | About this edition: One of the elite scholars in Baghdads prestigious House of Wisdom, al-Khwarizmi is best remembered for his famous work Al-Jabr wa al-Muqabala, the text that defined the branch of mathematics known as algebra.

Product Description: The man we call Averroes was one of the great thinkers of the Muslim world during the Middle Ages. An accomplished physician and judge, Averroes is most renowned for writing comprehensive commentaries on Aristotle, ranging from short paraphrases of the great Greek philosophers words to lengthy, line-by-line analyses approachable by only the most learned scholars...read more

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9781508171416 | Rosen Young Adult, August 15, 2016, cover price $37.10 | About this edition: The man we call Averroes was one of the great thinkers of the Muslim world during the Middle Ages.

Product Description: This series will provide an examination of one of the worlds most fascinating and influential ancient civilizations. Titles in this series follow the birth, apex, and eventual decline of ancient Mesopotamia by covering daily life, culture, technology, governmental organizations, and belief systems...read more

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9781499464184 | Rosen Young Adult, August 15, 2016, cover price $423.00 | About this edition: This series will provide an examination of one of the worlds most fascinating and influential ancient civilizations.

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Product Description: "A historical account of the Arab Spring, including the events leading up to the string of protests, the people involved, the conditions of political instability, and the lingering aftermath"--

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9781608187454 | Creative Educ, July 15, 2016, cover price $38.50 | About this edition: "A historical account of the Arab Spring, including the events leading up to the string of protests, the people involved, the conditions of political instability, and the lingering aftermath"--

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Product Description: With its beautiful land and location near historically important trade routes, Yemen has played a major role in global events for thousands of years. Readers will find out how the country's earliest civilizations were formed in ancient times and how things have changed since then...read more

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9780531232996 | Scholastic Library Pub, February 1, 2016, cover price $40.00 | About this edition: With its beautiful land and location near historically important trade routes, Yemen has played a major role in global events for thousands of years.
9780516252964 | Childrens Pr, September 1, 2007, cover price $39.00 | About this edition: Presents the geography, climate, wildlife, history, culture, economy, government, and people of Yemen.

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9780531232989 | Scholastic Library Pub, February 1, 2016, cover price $40.00

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Product Description: Introduces the everyday life of ancient Egyptians, describing their occupations, clothing, housing, food, music, religion, and belief in the afterlife.

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9781599209494 | Smart Apple Media, January 1, 2016, cover price $31.35 | About this edition: Introduces the everyday life of ancient Egyptians, describing their occupations, clothing, housing, food, music, religion, and belief in the afterlife.

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Product Description: Shares what everyday life was like in Ancient Greece, including what ancient Greeks ate, what kinds of toys and games children played with, and what kind of clothes they wore.

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9781599209500 | Smart Apple Media, January 1, 2016, cover price $31.35 | About this edition: Shares what everyday life was like in Ancient Greece, including what ancient Greeks ate, what kinds of toys and games children played with, and what kind of clothes they wore.

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9781680780659 | Buddy Books, January 1, 2016, cover price $29.93

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Product Description: Welcome to Iraq home of the Tigris and Euphrates Rivers, Babylons blue Gate of Ishtar, a large oil industry, and hundreds of years of cultural history. Informative, easy-to-read text and oversized scenic photos draw in readers as they learn about Iraqs history, government, major cities, land features, natural resources, culture, and more! Maps, a timeline with photos, and fun facts complement the text...read more

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9781680780680 | Buddy Books, January 1, 2016, cover price $29.93 | About this edition: Welcome to Iraq home of the Tigris and Euphrates Rivers, Babylons blue Gate of Ishtar, a large oil industry, and hundreds of years of cultural history.

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9781680780673 | Buddy Books, January 1, 2016, cover price $29.93

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Product Description: Next year in Jerusalem! This is how every Passover seder (seh-dehr) ends. Every year, Jews hold this special meal where they retell the story of the Israelites escaping slavery in Egypt, crossing the desert and building their own nation...read more

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9781612286860 | Mitchell Lane Pub Inc, September 30, 2015, cover price $33.95 | About this edition: Next year in Jerusalem!

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