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    The Source by James A. Michener

In his signature style of grand storytelling, James A. Michener transports us back thousands of years to the Holy Land. Through the discoveries of modern archaeologists excavating the site of Tell Makor, Michener vividly re-creates life in an ancient city and traces the profound history of the Jewish people--from the persecution of the early Hebrews, the rise of Christianity, and the Crusades to the founding of Israel and the modern conflict in the Middle East.

Year: 1965
Genre: Historical

    The Haj by Leon Uris

Leon Uris retums to the land of his acclaimed best-seller Exodus for an epic story of hate and love, vengeance and forgiveness and forgiveness. The Middle East is the powerful setting for this sweeping tale of a land where revenge is sacred and hatred noble.

Year: 1984
Genre: Revenge

    The Afghan Campaign by Steven Pressfield

2,300 years ago an unbeaten army of the West invaded the homeland of a fierce Eastern tribal foe. This is one soldier's story . . .

Year: 2006
Genre: HistoricalMilitary

    The Lion's Gate by Steven Pressfield

From the bestselling author of Gates of Fire and Killing Rommel, the thrilling true story of one of the most unlikely and astonishing military victories in history.

Year: 2014
Genre: Military

    A Man at Arms by Steven Pressfield

Jerusalem and the Sinai desert, first century AD. In the turbulent aftermath of the crucifixion of Jesus, officers of the Roman Empire acquire intelligence of a pilgrim bearing an incendiary letter from a religious fanatic to insurrectionists in Corinth. The content of this letter could bring down the empire.

Year: 2021
Genre: Historical ThrillerWhats New

    War of Shadows by Gershom Gorenberg

In this World War II military history, Rommel's army is a day from Cairo, a week from Tel Aviv, and the SS is ready for action. Espionage brought the Nazis this far, but espionage can stop them--if Washington wakes up to the danger.

Year: 2021
Genre: WWII: Espionage

 

 

Titles

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1965The Source by James A. Michener Historical, Israel, Middle East
1984The Haj by Leon Uris Revenge, Middle East
2006The Afghan Campaign by Steven Pressfield Historical, Military, Middle East
2014The Lion's Gate by Steven Pressfield Military, Israel, Middle East, Non-Fiction
On the Front Lines of the Six Day War
2021A Man at Arms by Steven Pressfield Historical Thriller, Whats New, Middle East
2021War of Shadows by Gershom Gorenberg WWII: Espionage, Africa, Middle East, Non-Fiction
Codebreakers, Spies, and the Secret Struggle to Drive the Nazis from the Middle East

 

 

 


 

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