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Feb.22.2009
Crime novelist Matt Beynon Rees, whose work has been compared to Graham Greene and John Le Carre, welcomes you to Palestine with an atmospheric, dramatic tour of the scene of his mystery novels about Palestinian detective Omar Yussef. His books take readers from Bethlehem, to Gaza, to Nablus and...
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Feb.22.2009
Crime novelist Matt Beynon Rees unveils the dark side of Jesus' birthplace, the Palestinian town of Bethlehem in the West Bank. Rees introduces Omar Yussef, the hero of his Palestinian mystery novel, The Collaborator of Bethlehem, and takes viewers on a tour - not just of the famous Christian sites...
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Feb.22.2009
Crime novelist Matt Beynon Rees explores the hidden world of the Samaritans, descendants of Jesus's "Good Samaritan," in their hilltop village overlooking the violent Palestinian town of Nablus. Rees introduces his third Palestinian detective novel "The Samaritan's Secret," which takes place in the...
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Jul.21.2008
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Feb.12.2008
Michael Ross knows all about what it's like to live in the world of spies and secret agents. In 1988 he was recruited by the Mossad - Israel's secret service, and worked for them as a combatant, a term designating an agent working under non-official cover, until 2001. Here's the twist, Michael Ross...