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Genghis Khan and the Making of the Modern World
US$11.99

The name Genghis Khan often conjures the image of a relentless, bloodthirsty barbarian on horseback...

A History of Modern Iran
US$19.99

A radical reappraisal of Iran's modern history, tracing its traumatic journey across the twentieth...

Monsoon: The Indian Ocean and the Future of American Power

Monsoon

The Indian Ocean and the Future of American Power

On the world maps common in America, the Western Hemisphere lies front and center, while the Indian...

Power Shift: China and Asia’s New Dynamics

Power Shift

China and Asia’s New Dynamics

The dynamics of international relations in Asia are undergoing broad and fundamental changes that...

Persian Mirrors: The Elusive Face of Iran

Persian Mirrors

The Elusive Face of Iran

Free Press (2000)
US$15.99

No American reporter has more experience covering Iran or more access to the private corners of...

The Devil We Know: Dealing with the New Iranian Superpower

The Devil We Know

Dealing with the New Iranian Superpower

US$5.99

Over the past thirty years, while the United States has turned either a blind or dismissive eye,...

1001 Nights in Iraq: The Shocking Story of an American Forced to Fight for Saddam Against the Country He Loves

1001 Nights in Iraq

The Shocking Story of an American Forced to Fight for Saddam Against the Country He Loves

Atria Books (2007)
US$14.99

Shant Kenderian's visit to Baghdad in 1980, at age seventeen, was supposed to be a short one -- just...

The Asian Military Revolution: From Gunpowder to the Bomb

The Asian Military Revolution

From Gunpowder to the Bomb

US$19.99

This book explores the impact of the Chinese invention of gunpowder on the surrounding Asian region.

The Silk Road: A New History
US$14.99

The Silk Road is as iconic in world history as the Colossus of Rhodes or the Suez Canal. But what...

The Ayatollah Begs to Differ: The Paradox of Modern Iran

The Ayatollah Begs to Differ

The Paradox of Modern Iran

Including a new preface that discusses the Iranian mood during and after the June 2009 presidential...