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  • Tell the Running Water

    by Abbas El-Zein ...
    Book 141 - Untapped
    Beirut. One Sunday in 1975: the day war took the city by surprise. Seven o’clock in the morning. Three teenagers gazed in silence at the world around them.Kareem Kader leads two lives – studying music by day and getting high on drugs and the thrill of battle at night. Kareem is in love with his fellow student Raawya Neayme, whose capacity for risk-taking is only rivalled by the single-mindedness ... Read more

    $4.99 USD

  • The Secret Maker of the World

    Stories

    by Abbas El-Zein ...
    A sniper on the rooftops of Beirut. A fisherman of bodies in the Yellow River. A medieval geographer waiting for the Mongol invaders. A long-haul flight with a masked stranger and a tormentor from the past. A woman searching for her lover through a war zone. Abbas El-Zein’s new collection of stories spans continents and centuries, resting for a moment before moving on to new surprises.‘Geography ... Read more

    $5.99 USD

  • Leave to Remain

    A Memoir

    by Abbas El-Zein ...
    Book 142 - Untapped
    Leave to Remain is Abbas El-Zein's award-winning memoir of his youth in Lebanon and his years of travel between the Arab and Western worlds. It is powerful and poetic, passionate and elegiac, a clear-eyed and heartfelt examination of the forces that have shaped both his own life and a great deal of ancient and recent history.In Leave to Remain, El-Zein tells his story of growing up in civil-war ... Read more

    $4.99 USD

  • Islam, Arabs, and the Intelligent World of the Jinn

    by Amira El-Zein ...
    series Contemporary Issues in the Middle East
    According to the Qur’an, God created two parallel species, man and the jinn, the former from clay and the latter from fire. Beliefs regarding the jinn are deeply integrated into Muslim culture and religion, and have a constant presence in legends, myths, poetry, and literature. In Islam, Arabs, and the Intelligent World of the Jinn, Amira El-Zein explores the integral role these mythological ... Read more

    $28.79 USD $17.99 USD

  • Unfortunately, It Was Paradise

    Selected Poems

    Mahmoud Darwish is a literary rarity: at once critically acclaimed as one of the most important poets in the Arabic language, and beloved as the voice of his people. A legend in Palestine, his lyrics are sung by fieldworkers and schoolchildren. He has assimilated some of the world's oldest literary traditions while simultaneously struggling to open new possibilities for poetry. This collection ... Read more

    $24.99 USD

  • Behind The Closed House: A Coming Of Age Contemporary Novel

    "A woman's heart-breaking journey to find dignity."More than a love story . . . more than a coming-of-age novel . . . Behind the Closed House chronicles the journey of a young woman whose struggles mirror those of her beloved country, Afghanistan.Zulaikha finds post-9/11 Afghanistan a hostile land for women who dream of getting an education and an even more hostile place for those who dare to ... Read more

    $9.49 USD

  • Hodge Theory (MN-49)

    Book 49 - Mathematical Notes
    This book provides a comprehensive and up-to-date introduction to Hodge theory—one of the central and most vibrant areas of contemporary mathematics—from leading specialists on the subject. The topics range from the basic topology of algebraic varieties to the study of variations of mixed Hodge structure and the Hodge theory of maps. Of particular interest is the study of algebraic cycles, ... Read more

    $71.99 USD

  • Advanced Joining Processes

    Book 125 - Advanced Structured Materials
    This book presents recent material science-based and mechanical analysis-based advances in joining processes. It includes all related processes, e.g. friction stir welding, joining by plastic deformation, laser welding, clinch joining, and adhesive bonding, as well as hybrid joints. It gathers selected full-length papers from the 1st Conference on Advanced Joining Processes. ... Read more

    $98.99 USD

  • Advanced Joining Processes

    Welding, Plastic Deformation, and Adhesion

    Advanced Joining Processes: Welding, Plastic Deformation, and Adhesion brings together a range of advanced thermal, mechanical, and chemical methods of joining, offering an up-to-date resource for those looking to understand and utilize the very latest techniques. Efficient joining techniques are critical to a range of innovative applications, with technology in constant development. The first ... Read more

    $193.99 USD

  • Between Violence, Vulnerability, Resilience and Resistance

    Arab Television News on the Experiences of Syrian Women during the Syrian Conflict

    by Rand El Zein ...
    Book 25 - Critical Studies in Media and Communication
    How are the structures of power and the notion of agency among Syrian women during the recent Syrian conflict connected? To explore this matter, Rand El Zein investigates gender politics around displacement, conflict, the body, and the nation. In doing so, she outstandingly reconciles critical media theory as myriad and productive with the theoretical concepts on subjectivity, power, ... Read more

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  • Paths to a Culture of Tolerance and Peace

    We are living today in a multicultural world, surrounded by people from different backgrounds, cultures and religions. Establishing tolerance and peace has become crucial. Without these qualities, social stability and communal harmony are threatened; and acceptance of each other remains elusive.Spreading a culture of tolerance and peace is necessary to address contemporary issues of world peace, ... Read more

    Free

  • Audiobook

    Passionability

    Igniting a Life Full of Love, Happiness & Meaning

    by Randa El Zein ...
    Narrated by Randa El Zein ...

    Unabridged

    6 hours 1 min

    The longest-running show on our mental Broadway is the way you respond to the question "How will you live your life?" Will you choose the way of doubt and fear, or will you choose love and wisdom? Let's not be our own enemy. Let's not be a hindrance to our own happy life.I Believe ... we need more happy people because happy people change the world. I'm here to build a love generation of happy ... Read more

    $12.99 USD or free with audiobook trial