From The Desert To The Derby: Inside the Ruling Family of Dubai’s Billion-Dollar Quest to Win America’s Greatest Horse Race

Product DescriptionThis book covers the conflict between Skeikh Mohammed Rushed al Maktoum and the old-line Kentucky racing establishment. The book also brings to life some of the world’s most exquisite Thoroughbred racing facilities in the world, and a battle that involves sports’ such fertile ground; money, power, ego, and tradition. From The Desert To The…

Between Arab and White: Race and Ethnicity in the Early Syrian American Diaspora

ISBN13: 9780520255340 Condition: NEW Notes: Brand New from Publisher. No Remainder Mark. Product DescriptionThis multifaceted study of Syrian immigration to the United States places Syrians– and Arabs more generally–at the center of discussions about race and racial formation from which they have long been marginalized. Between Arab and White focuses on the first wave of…