The Rise and Fall of a Palestinian Dynasty

Ilan Pappe

March 2017 | £12.99 | 402pp

The Husayni family of Jerusalem dominated Palestinian history for 250 years, from the Ottoman times through to the end of the British Mandate. At the height of the family’s political influence, positions in Jerusalem could only be obtained […]

The Commander

Laila Parsons

February 2017 | £20.00 | 320

Revered by some as the Arab Garibaldi, maligned by others as an intriguer and opportunist, Fawzi al-Qawuqji manned the ramparts of Arab history for four decades. As a young officer in the Ottoman Army, he fought the British […]

A Concise History of the Arabs, Second Edition

John McHugo

September 2016 | £10.99 | 384pp

The key to understanding the Arab world today is unlocking its past. In this authoritative account, John McHugo takes the reader through the political, social and intellectual history of the Arabs from the Roman Empire right up to […]

Enemy on the Euphrates

Ian Rutledge

June 2015 | £10.99 | 512pp

In 1920 an Arab revolt came perilously close to inflicting a shattering defeat upon the British Empire’s forces occupying Iraq after the Great War. A huge peasant army besieged British garrisons and bombarded them with captured artillery. British […]

Syria

John McHugo

March 2015 | £10.99 | 304pp

Syria’s descent into civil war has already claimed an estimated 200,000 lives while more than nine million people have fled their homes. This is now the greatest humanitarian and political crisis of the twenty-first century. In this timely […]

Enemy on the Euphrates

Ian Rutledge

May 2014 | £20.00 | 504pp

Between July 1920 and February 1921, in the territory known as Mesopotamia – now the modern state of Iraq – an Arab uprising came perilously close to inflicting a shattering defeat upon the British Empire. A huge peasant […]

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