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The Omnivore's Dilemma: A Natural History of Four Meals
Michael Pollan
The Ethnic Cleansing of Palestine
Ilan Pappé
Alive: The Story of the Andes Survivors
Piers Paul Read
The Impossible State: Islam, Politics, and Modernity's Moral Predicament
Wael B. Hallaq
The Structure of Scientific Revolutions
Thomas S. Kuhn
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reviewed: Boycott, Divestment, Sanctions
A detailed, comprehensive case for the Palestinian Boycott, Divestment, Sanctions campaign.
Boycott, Divestment, Sanctions: The Global Struggle for Palestinian Rights - Omar Barghouti
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reviewed: The Myth of Religious Violence: Secular Ideology and the Roots of Modern Conflict
Absolutely phenomenal. Totally recommend it.
The Myth of Religious Violence: Secular Ideology and the Roots of Modern Conflict - William T Cavanaugh
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reviewed: Captain Underpants and the Terrifying Return of Tippy Tinkletrousers (Exclusive Edition)
Action! Pranks! Laffs!I was introduced to my first Captain Underpants book sometime around the time I was eight years old. An...
Captain Underpants and the Terrifying Return of Tippy Tinkletrousers - Dav Pilkey
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January 2013
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reviewed: Sufism for Non-Sufis?: Ibn 'Ata' Allah al-Sakandari's Taj al-'Arus
Ibn Ata Allah's aphorisms are great. I found myself re-reading a great number of them either because their meaning completely...
Sufism for Non-Sufis? Ibn ‘Aṭa’ Allāh al-Sakandarī’s Tāj al-‘Arūs - Ibn ʻAta' Allah al-Iskandari, Sherman A. Jackson
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reviewed: Zion's Christian Soldiers?: The Bible, Israel and the Church
Sizer makes the case for why he believes dispensationalists are wrong in their understanding of the Bible and covenant. As a ...
Zion's Christian Soldiers?: The Bible, Israel and the Church - Stephen Sizer
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reviewed: Understanding the Four Madhhabs: Facts About Ijtihad and Taqlid (M.A.T. Papers)
This booklet explains the importance and remaining relevance of the madhhabs and the danger of forsaking them."With every Mus...
Understanding the Four Madhhabs: Facts About Ijtihad and Taqlid (M.A.T. Papers) - Abdal Hakim Murad
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reviewed: Critical Lives: Muhammad
I was conflicted between giving this four or five stars. On the one hand, this prophetic biography is lucid and engaging. On ...
Critical Lives: Muhammad - Yahiya Emerick
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reviewed: Haroun & Sea Stories
Humorous and entertaining...
Haroun and the Sea of Stories - Salman Rushdie, Paul Birkbeck
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reviewed: Image and Reality of the Israel-Palestine Conflict
It's a great book and dispels many of the pervading myths and lies about the Israel-Palestine conflict, but it can get a litt...
Image and Reality of the Israel-Palestine Conflict, New and Revised Edition - Norman G. Finkelstein
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reviewed: Palestine Comes First
A brief book that provides a clear, concise account on Zionism and the creation of Israel. It is outdated (published in 1980)...
Palestine Comes First - Lucas Grollenberg
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