Washington Report on the Middle East — February 1993
In November, the American Educational Trust asked secondary school and university teachers to list their favorite teaching resources on the Middle East. Among the most popular choices named by the 16 educators are the following books – all of which are available from the AET Book Club.
Arab World Notebook edited by Audrey Shabbas, produced by Arab World and Islamic research and School Services (AWAIR).
The Question of Palestine by Edward Said published by Vintage.
Guests of the Sheik by Elizabeth Fernea, published by Doubleday.
From Beirut to Jerusalem by Thomas Friedman, published by Anchor Books.
Assassination of Light: Modern Saudi Short Stories translated by Heinrichsdorf and Abu Bakr Bagader, published by Three Continents Press.
A Woman of Nazareth by Hala Deeb Jabbour, published by Olive Branch Press.
Wild Thorns by Sahar Khalifeh, published by Olive Branch Press.
The Arabs, Journey Beyond the Mirage by David Lamb, published by Random House.
The Crusades Through Arab Eyes by Amin Maalouf, published by Schocken.