History of the Middle East Books

Last updated: January 2, 2012
  1. Three Cups of Tea: One Man's Mission to Promote Peace...One School at a Time
    1. Three Cups of Tea: One Man's Mission to Promote Peace...One School at a Time by Greg Mortenson and David Oliver Relin Published: March 2, 2006 Score: 66.21
  2. Chariots of the Gods
    2. Chariots of the Gods by Erich Daniken and William Dufris Published: March 31, 2011 Score: 12.86
  3. The Shock Doctrine: The Rise of Disaster Capitalism
    3. The Shock Doctrine: The Rise of Disaster Capitalism by Naomi Klein Published: June 24, 2008 Score: 11.62
  4. Princess: A True Story of Life Behind the Veil in Saudi Arabia
    4. Princess: A True Story of Life Behind the Veil in Saudi Arabia by Jean Sasson Published: January 13, 2011 Score: 10.5
  5. The Rape Of Nanking
    5. The Rape Of Nanking by Iris Chang Published: December 30, 2008 Score: 7.87
  6. The Last Stand of the Tin Can Sailors: The Extraordinary World War II Story of the U.S. Navy's Finest Hour
    6. The Last Stand of the Tin Can Sailors: The Extraordinary World War II Story of the U.S. Navy's Finest Hour by James D. Hornfischer Published: November 12, 2008 Score: 6.3
  7. The Looming Tower: Al-Qaeda and the Road to 9/11
    7. The Looming Tower: Al-Qaeda and the Road to 9/11 by Lawrence Wright and Alan Sklar Published: October 11, 2006 Score: 5.01
  8. In the Land of Invisible Women: A Female Doctor's Journey in the Saudi Kingdom
    8. In the Land of Invisible Women: A Female Doctor's Journey in the Saudi Kingdom by Qanta Ahmed Published: September 1, 2008 Score: 4.66
  9. House to House: An Epic Memoir of War
    9. House to House: An Epic Memoir of War by David Bellavia and John Bruning Published: December 30, 2008 Score: 4.02
  10. The Art of War (Barnes & Noble Classics)
    10. The Art of War (Barnes & Noble Classics) by Sun Tzu, Dallas Galvin and Lionel Giles Published: September 20, 2004 Score: 3.46
  11. Start-up Nation: The Story of Israel's Economic Miracle
    11. Start-up Nation: The Story of Israel's Economic Miracle by Dan Senor and Saul Singer Published: September 7, 2011 Score: 3.45
  12. Persepolis: The Story of a Childhood
    12. Persepolis: The Story of a Childhood by Marjane Satrapi Published: April 29, 2003 Score: 2.75
  13. The Mission, The Men, and Me: Lessons from a Former Delta Force Commander
    13. The Mission, The Men, and Me: Lessons from a Former Delta Force Commander by Pete Blaber Published: September 7, 2010 Score: 2.58
  14. Generation Kill
    14. Generation Kill by Evan Wright Published: July 1, 2008 Score: 2.49
  15. Horse Soldiers: The Extraordinary Story of a Band of US Soldiers Who Rode to Victory in Afghanistan
    15. Horse Soldiers: The Extraordinary Story of a Band of US Soldiers Who Rode to Victory in Afghanistan by Doug Stanton Published: May 11, 2010 Score: 2.26
  16. Stones into Schools: Promoting Peace with Education in Afghanistan and Pakistan
    16. Stones into Schools: Promoting Peace with Education in Afghanistan and Pakistan by Greg Mortenson and Khaled Hosseini Published: October 26, 2010 Score: 2.17
  17. Ghost Wars: The Secret History of the CIA, Afghanistan, and Bin Laden, from the Soviet Invasion to September 10, 2001
    17. Ghost Wars: The Secret History of the CIA, Afghanistan, and Bin Laden, from the Soviet Invasion to September 10, 2001 by Steve Coll Published: December 28, 2004 Score: 1.96
  18. Epicenter: Why the Current Rumblings in the Middle East Will Change Your Future
    18. Epicenter: Why the Current Rumblings in the Middle East Will Change Your Future by Joel C. Rosenberg Published: December 1, 2006 Score: 1.86
  19. Known and Unknown: A Memoir
    19. Known and Unknown: A Memoir by Donald Rumsfeld Published: February 8, 2011 Score: 1.82
  20. The Book of the Dead
    20. The Book of the Dead by Douglas Preston, Lincoln Child and Scott Brick Published: June 1, 2006 Score: 1.8
  21. The Good Soldiers
    21. The Good Soldiers by David Finkel Published: August 3, 2010 Score: 1.8
  22. The Only Thing Worth Dying For: How Eleven Green Berets Fought for a New Afghanistan (P.S.)
    22. The Only Thing Worth Dying For: How Eleven Green Berets Fought for a New Afghanistan (P.S.) by Eric Blehm Published: January 4, 2011 Score: 1.73
  23. The Black Banners: The Inside Story of 9/11 and the War against al-Qaeda
    23. The Black Banners: The Inside Story of 9/11 and the War against al-Qaeda by Ali H. Soufan, Neil Shah and Daniel Freedman Published: December 1, 2011 Score: 1.6
  24. The Lemon Tree: An Arab, a Jew, and the Heart of the Middle East
    24. The Lemon Tree: An Arab, a Jew, and the Heart of the Middle East by Sandy Tolan Published: April 17, 2007 Score: 1.56
  25. Seven Pillars of Wisdom
    25. Seven Pillars of Wisdom by T. E. Lawrence and Brad Berner Published: August 24, 2010 Score: 1.53

See also:

  1. History Books
  2. History of Lebanon Books
  3. United Arab Emirates History
  4. History of Saudi Arabia Books
  5. Kuwait History
  6. Jordan History
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