- Elementary Azerbaijani by Kurtulus Öztopçu
- Muqtada: Muqtada al-Sadr, the Shia Revival, and the Struggle for Iraq by Patrick Cockburn (just started reading this)
- A Sense of Siege: the Geopolitics of Islam and the West by Graham E. Fuller & Ian O. Lesser
- The Last of the Angels: a Modern Iraqi Novel by Fadhil al-Azzawi
- The Nationalities Question in the Soviet Union - ed. Graham Smith
- The Former Soviet States: Georgia, Armenia, and Azerbaijan (kids' library book with big, bright pictures; I am stoked on this!)
Wednesday, August 13, 2008
P.S. I've been hitting the bookstores pretty hard, and here's what I've acquired in the past week, from Barnes & Noble, the Saddleback College library bookstore, and Laguna Niguel Friends of the Library.