The 10 Best Middle East History Books

Updated February 23, 2018 by Quincy Miller

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We spent 26 hours on research, videography, and editing, to review the top choices for this wiki. It's one of the most volatile areas on the planet, with a myriad of conflicts and disputes that affect our everyday lives. If you're curious as to how we reached this point, these Middle East history books will shine light on the events that led us here, as well as reveal the forces that continue to impact the region — and the world at large — to this day. When users buy our independently chosen editorial picks, we may earn commissions to support our work. Skip to the best middle east history book on Amazon.

10. The Crusades

9. Six Days of War

8. After the Prophet

7. All the Shah's Men

6. Destiny Disrupted

5. The Great War for Civilisation

4. America's War for the Greater Middle East

3. Inside the Middle East

2. Lawrence in Arabia

1. A Peace to End All Peace


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Last updated on February 23, 2018 by Quincy Miller

Quincy is a writer who was born in Texas, but moved to Los Angeles to pursue his life-long dream of someday writing a second page to one of his screenplays.


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