Recommended Reading

Below you will find information about books covering various aspects of the history, politics or theology of the Middle East. My own offering on God’s Story, ‘Mistaken Identity’,  can be found on Amazon (see What the Bible Says’)

  • Gilbert Achcar and G. M. Goshgarian, The Arabs and the Holocaust: The Arab-Israeli War of Narratives (London: Saqi, 2010)
  • Alex Awad, Palestinian Memories (Bethlehem Bible College)
  • Anne Karpf, and Independent Jewish Voices. A Time to Speak out. Verso Books,
  • Barry M. Rubin. Nazis, Islamists, and the Making of the Modern Middle East / Barry Rubin and Wolfgang G. Schwanitz. New Haven: Yale University Press, 2014, 2014.
  • Ben White. Israeli Apartheid. Pluto Press,
  • Cedar Duaybis, Naim Ateek, and Marla Schrader. Jerusalem. Melisende UK Ltd,
  • Swee Chai, Ang. From Beirut to Jerusalem. Grafton,
  • J Daniel, Hays. From Every People and Nation. IVP,
  • Donald E., Wagner. Dying in the Land of Promise. Melisende UK Ltd,
  • Garth Hewitt. Bethlehem Speaks. SPCK,
  • Garth Hewitt. Pilgrims & Peacemakers. BRF (The Bible Reading Fellowship),
  • Gerald Butt. The Arabs: Myth and Reality. I.B.Tauris,
  • Gilad Atzmon. The Wandering Who? Zero Books,
  • Christopher J. H., Wright. God’s People in God’s Land. William B Eerdmans Publishing Co,
  • Albert Habib Hourani, and Malise Ruthven. A History Of The Arab Peoples. Faber and Faber,
  • Ilan Pappe. The Ethnic Cleansing of Palestine Oneworld Publications,
  • Jean Zaru. Occupied with Nonviolence. Fortress Press,
  • Kenneth Cragg. Arab Christian The. Mowbray,
  • Mark Braverman. Fatal Embrace. Beaufort Books (US),
  • Mark Braverman. A Wall in Jerusalem. Jericho Books. 2013
  • Michael Lerner. Embracing Israel/Palestine. North Atlantic BooksNorth Atlantic Books,U.S.U.S.,
  • Mike Berry, and Greg Philo. Israel and Palestine. Pluto Press,
  • Mitri Raheb. I Am a Palestinian Christian. Augsburg Fortress,
  • Mitri, Raheb. Bethlehem Besieged. FORTRESS PRESS,
  • Mitri, Raheb Faith in the Face of Empire: The Bible through Palestinian Eyes. Maryknoll, NY: Orbis Books, 2014.
  • Barbara R. Rossing. The Rapture Exposed. Basic Books,
  • Shlomo Sand. The. Invention Of The Jewish People Verso,
  • Stephen Sizer. Christian Zionism. IVP,
  • Naim Stifan Ateek. A Palestinian Christian Cry for Reconciliation. Orbis Books,
  • Tom Wright. The Way of the Lord. SPCK Publishing,
  • Judith Butler, and Jewish Voice for Peace, eds. On Antisemitism: Solidarity and the Struggle for Justice. Chicago, Illinois: Haymarket Books, 2017.
  • Jeff Halper, . War Against the People. 1st ed. Pluto Press, 2015.
  • Anthony Peter. Charles Bruce The Last Crusade. John Murray,
  • Melanie A. May. Jerusalem Testament. William B Eerdmans Publishing Co,
  • Jeremy Bowen, Six Days: How the 1967 War Shaped the Middle East. Simon & Schuster. UK 2003
  • Jill Hamilton. God, Guns, and Israel. The History Press. 2004.
  • James Barr. A Line in the Sand: Britain, France and the Struggle for the Mastery of the Middle East. London: Simon & Schuster, 2012.

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