Midnight on the Mavi Marmara by Moustafa Bayoumi

Midnight on the Mavi Marmara: The Attack on the Gaza Freedom Flotilla and How It Changed the Course of the Israel/Palestine Conflict by Moustafa Bayoumi
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Overview: At 4:30 AM on Monday, May 31, 2010, Israeli commandos, boarding from sea and air, attacked the six boats of the Gaza Freedom Flotilla as it sailed through international waters attempting to bring humanitarian relief to the beleaguered Palestinians of Gaza. Within minutes, nine peace activists were dead, shot by the Israelis. Scores of others were injured.

Within hours, outrage at Israel’s action echoed around the world. Spontaneous demonstrations occurred in Europe, the United States, Turkey, and Gaza itself to denounce the attack. Turkey’s prime minister described it as a "bloody massacre" and "state terrorism."

In these pages, a range of activists, journalists, and analysts piece together the events that occurred that May night. Mixing together first-hand testimony and documentary record with hard-headed analysis and historical overview, Midnight on the Mavi Marmara reveals why the attack on the Gaza Freedom Flotilla may just turn out to be Israel’s Selma, Alabama moment: the beginning of the end for an apartheid Palestine.
Genre: Non-Fiction > History

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Egyptian Cosmology by Moustafa Gadalla (.M4B)

Egyptian Cosmology: The Animated Universe by Moustafa Gadalla
Requirements: .M4A/.M4B reader, 153 MB
Overview: This third edition surveys the applicability of Egyptian cosmological concepts to our modern understanding of the nature of the universe, creation, science, and philosophy. Egyptian cosmology is humanistic, coherent, comprehensive, consistent, logical, analytical, and rational.
Discover the Egyptian concept of the universal energy matrix and the creation process accounts. Hear about numerology, dualities, trinities, as well as the numerical significance of numbers up to the number 10; how the social and political structures were a reflection of the universe; the cosmic role of the pharaoh; and the interactions between earthly living and other realms; how the human being is related to the universe; the Egyptian astronomical consciousness; the earthly voyage; climbing the heavenly ladder to reunite with the source; etc.
Genre: Audiobooks > Non-Fiction

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