Inventory of Books & Academic Essays and Dissertations

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Inventory of Books & Academic Essays and Dissertations

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A list of the Khayrallah Center inventory of reference books and academic essays and dissertations:

Inventory of Books Held by Khayrallah Center: 

  • Arabic:
    • Hitti, Philip, Antonio al-Bishallany, the First Syrian Immigrant (Syrian-American Press, New York), 1919
    • Mokarzel, Salloum, History of Syrian Trade in America (Al-Hoda Press), 1921
    • Murūwah, Kāmil, We are in Africa: Lebanese and Syrian Migration to West Africa: its past, present and Future, 1938. نحن في أفريقية: الهجرة اللبنانية السورية إلى أفريقية الغربية: ماضيها، حاضرها، مستقبلها
    • Rouphail, Yaqub (ed.), The Noble Sentiments الشواعر الشريفة (Al-Hoda Press), 1923
    • Rustum, Mikhail Asad, Strangers in the West: The Trip of Mikhail Asad Rustum to America, 1885-1895, كتاب الغريب في الغرب (al-Matba'a al-Sharqiyya (Eastern Press), Philadelphia, United States), 1895
    • Rustum, Mikhail Asad, Strangers in the West, 3rd ed Part 2 only, (ديوان الغريب في الغرب (الجزء الثاني (al-Matba'a al-Tijariyya (The Commercial Press), New York), 1909
    • Rustum, Mikhail Asad, Al-Rustumiyat: Compliment of the Syrian People to the Eminent Poet, Orator and former Chief Editor of the "Emigrant", Asad al-Rustum, الرستميات: تحية الشعب لشاعر الشعب أسعد رستم صاحب ديوان رستم والرئيس السابق لتحرير جريدة المهاجر (The Eagle Press, New York), 1919
    • Sarkis, Salim Shahin, United Hearts in the United States, القلوب المتحدة في الولايات المتحدة (Mira'at al-Gharb Press, New York), 1904
    • Tadrus, Fawz M, Dalil awa'il al-matbu'at al-Arabiyah fi al-alam hatt'a, 1996

 

  • English:
    • Abraham, Sameer Y., ed., Arabs in the New World: Studies on Arab-American Communities (Wayne State University), 1983
    • Alfaro-Velcamp, Thersa, So far from Allah, so Close to Mexico (University of Texas Press), 2007
    • Arbeely, A.j., The First Occidental Fruit for the Teaching of the English and Arabic Languages (Oriental Publishing House), 1896
    • Batrouney, Trevor, et al, Palestine, Lebanese and Syrian Communities in the World: Theoretical Frameworks and Empirical Studies (Universitatsverlag Winter Heidelberg), 2014
    • Bawardi, Hani J., The Making of Arab Americans: From Syrian Nationalism to U.S. Citizenship (University of Texas Press), 2015
    • Benson, Kathleen, ed., A Community of Many Worlds: Arab Americans in New York City (Museum of the City of New York), 2002
    • Benton-Cohen, Katherine, Inventing the Immigration Problem: The Dillingham Commission and its Legacy (Harvard University Press), 2018
    • Besleney, Zeynel Abidin, The Circassian Diaspora in Turkey: A Political History (Routledge), 2014
    • Boosahda, Elizabeth, Arab-American Faces and Voices: The Origins of an Immigrant Community (University of Texas Press), 2003
    • Corey, Helen, Food from Biblical Lands: A Culinary Trip to the Land of Bible History, 1989
    • Curiel, Jonathan, Islam in America (I.B. Taurus & Co Ltd.), 2015
    • Darraj, Susan Muaddi, A Curious Land: Stories from Home (University of Massachusetts Press), 2015
    • Dillingham, William P., Reports of the Immigration Commission: Dictionary of Races or Peoples (United States Immigration Commission), 1911
    • Duncan, Norman, The Soul of the Street: Correlated Stories of the New York Syrian Quarter (McClure, Phillips & Company, New York), 1900
    • Elias, Elias A., Modern Dictionary English Arabic, 1922
    • Elias, Leila Salloum, The Dream and then the Nightmare: The Syrians who Boarded the Titanic (Damascus, Syria Atlas for Publishing and Distribution), 2011
    • Ellis, Angele, Arab on Radar (Six Gallery Press), 2007
    • Episcopal Church, Neighbors: Studies in Immigration from the Standpoint of the Episcopal Church (Domestic and Foreign Missionary Society, New York), 1920.
    • Farrow, Michael G., Little Lebanon in South Philadelphia 1880-2016 (Michael G. Farrow), 2016
    • Farshee, Louis, The Way of the Emigrants: Badawi and Catherine Simon in America (Authorhouse, Indiana), 2010
    • Gorman, Anthony and Sossie Kasbarian, eds., Diasporas of the Modern Middle East: Contextualising Community (Edinburgh University Press), 2015
    • Gualtieri, Sarah, Between Arab and White: Race and Ethnicity in the Early Syrian American Diaspora (University of California Press), 2009
    • Hitti, Philip, Educational Guide for Syrian Students in the United States (Syrian-American Press, New York), 1921
    • Hitti, Philip, Syrians in America (George H. Doran Company, New York), 1924
    • Hoffmann, Sophi, Iraqi Migrants in Syria: The Crisis before the Storm (Syracuse University Press), 2016
    • Hooglund, Eric J., ed., Crossing the Waters: Arab-Speaking Immigrants to the United States before 1940 (Smithsonian Institute Press, Washington D.C.), 1987
    • Houghton, Louise Seymour, Syrians in the United States I-IV (The Survey) 1911
    • Hourani, Albert, et al, The Lebanese in the World: A Century of Emigration (Center for Lebanese Studies) 1992
    • Howell, Sally, Old Islam in Detroit: Rediscovering the Muslim American Past (Oxford University Press), 2014
    • Hyland Jr., Steven Leroy, Margins of the Mahjar: Arabic-Speaking Immigrants in Argentina, 1880-1946 (Ohio State University), 2011
    • Jacobs, Linda K., Strangers in the West: The Syrian Colony of New York City, 1880-1900 (Kalimah Press), 2015
    • Jessup, Henry Harris, Fifty Three Years in Syria volumes 1 and 2 (Fleming H. Revell Co, London), 1910
    • Joseph, Suad, Arab Family Studies: Critical Reviews (Syracuse University Press), 2018
    • Khater, Akram, Inventing Home: Emigration, Gender, and the Middle Class in Lebanon, 1870-1920 (University of California Press), 2001
    • Kherbawi, Basil, The Old Church in the New, 1930
    • Kuzu, Durukan, Multiculturalism in Turkey: The Kurds and the State (Cambridge University Press), 2018
    • Landry, Bootsie John, The Best of South Louisiana Cooking (Kansas City Press, Inc), 1983
    • Macron, Mary Haddad, Arab Americans and Their Communities of Cleveland (Cleveland Memory), 1979
    • McDonald, Alan (ed), Lebanon's Children: A Pictorial History of the Otago/Southland Lebanese Community (Cedars of Lebanon Club)
    • McGuire, James Patrick, The Lebanese Texans and the Syrian Texans, (The University of Texas Institute of Texan Cultures at San Antonio), 1988
    • Miller, Lucius, A Study of the Syrian Population of Greater New York, 1904
    • Naff, Alixa, Becoming American: The Early Arab Immigrant Experience (Southern Illinois University Press), 1985
    • Nayel, Amina Alrasheed, Alternative Performativity of Muslimness: The Intersection of Race, Gender, Religion, and Migration (Palgrave Macmillan), 2017
    • Pastor, Camila, The Mexican Majar: Transnational Maronites, Jews, and Arabs Under the French Mandate (University of Texas Press) 2017
    • Price, Jay M., et al, Witchita's Lebanese Heritage (Arcadia Publishing), 2010
    • Ramy, M. K. Aly, Becoming Arab in London Performativity and the Undoing of Identity (Pluto Press), 2015
    • Ribhany, Mitri Abraham, A Far Journey: An Autobiography (Houghton Mifflin Co.) 1915
    • Rihbany, Abraham Mitrie, The Syrian Christ, (Andrew Melrose LTD, London), 1919
    • Rizk, Salom, A Syrian Yankee (Doubleday, Doran & Co., New York), 1943.
    • Saliba, Najib E., Emigration from Syria and the Syrian-Lebanese Community of Worcester, MA (Antakya Press, Ligonier, Pennsylvania) 1992
    • Schulze, Kirsten, The Jews of Lebanon: Between Coexistence and Conflict (Sussex Academic Press), 2001
    • Selim, George Dmitir, Arab-World Newspapers in the Library of Congress: A List (Library of Congress), 1980
    • Shadid, Anthony, House of Stone: A Memoir of Home, Family, and a Lost Middle East (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt), 2012
    • Sherman, William C., Prairie Peddlers: The Syrian-Lebanese in North Dakota (University of North Dakota), 2002
    • Small, Evelyn Karam, Randa Gemayel Hakim, and Joseph John Soma, History of the Maronite Catholic Church in the United States, Volume I: The Clergy (Eparchy of St. Maron of Brooklyn, Eparchy of Our Lady of Lebanon in Los Angeles) c.2013
    • Spottswood, Richard K., Ethnic Music on Records: A Discograpy of Ethnic Recordings Produced in the United States, 1893-1942 (Chicago: University of Illinois Press), 1990
    • St. Anthony of Padua Maronite Catholic Church, St. Anthony of Padua Maronite Catholic Church Cincinatti, OH Members Directory (St. Anthony of Padua Maronite Catholic Church), 2016
    • Stanley, Callie R. Saleeby, Saleeby-Saliba Worldwide Family (Callie Saleeby), 2008
    • Stephenson, Kathy Jaber; Sima Abisaid Suke; and Rayyan Abou Alwan Amine, Druze in America: They Early Years A Collection of Stories (American Druze Foundation: Flint MI), 2015
    • Stevens, Ethyl Stefana, Cedars, Saints, and Sinners in Syria (Hurst & Blackett, London), 1926
    • Suleiman, Michael W., ed, Arabs in America: Building a New Future (Philadelphia: Temple University Press) 1999
    • Tanous, Peter J., The Secret of Fatma: a Father Kevin Thrall Thriller (Liberty Island) 2017
    • Tazzioli, Martina, Spaces of Governmentality: Autonomous Migration and the Arab Uprisings (Rowman and Littlefield International) 2014
    • Traboulsi, Fawwaz, A History of Modern Lebanon (Pluto Press) 2007
    • Trinity Church Men's Committee, A Social Survey of the Washington Street District of New York City, (Trinity Church, New York), 1914
    • U.S. War and Navy Dept, A Short Guide to Syria (War and Navy Departments, Washington D.C.), 1942
    • Wallace, Naomi and Ismail Khalidi, Inside/Outside: Six Plays from Palestine and the Diaspora (with an introduction by Nathalie Handal) (Theatre Communications Group) 2015
    • Watson, Bruce, Bread & Roses: Mills, Migrants, and the Struggle for the American Dream (Penguin Books, NY) 2005
    • Yaqub, Salim, Imperfect Strangers: Americans, Arabs, and U.S.-Middle East Relations in the 1970s (Cornell University Press) 2016
    • Yazbek, Cecile, Voices on the Wind (Five Senses Education) 2015
    • Younis, Adele, The Coming of the Arabic-Speaking People to the United States (Center for Migration Studies) 1995
    • Zogby, James, ed., Taking Roots, Bearing Fruit: The Arab-American Experience (American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee/Department of Education) 1984

 

  • French/Spanish/Other:
    • Desbordes, Jean-Gabriel, L'Immigration Libano-Syrienne en Afrique Occidentale Francaise (Imprimerie Moderne, Renault), 1938
    • Bartet, Leyla, Memories of Cedar and Olive Trees: Arabic Immigration to Peru, 1885-1985, 2005 - Spanish
    • Ramírez, Luis Alfonso, Secretos de familia : libaneses y élites empresariales en Yucatán (Consejo Nacional para la Cultura y las Artes, Dirección General de Publicaciones), 1994 

 

Inventory of Academic Essays and Dissertations: 

  • Ahmad, Michael, Writing the Arab-Australian Narrative: The development of new autobiographical and semi-autobiographical literature on Arab-Australian Muslim male identities from Western Sydney (Western Sydney University) 2016
  • Ajami, Joseph Georges, Arabic Press in the United States since 1892: A Social-Historical Study (Ohio University) 1987
  • Andrews, Mary, The Syrians in America (Columbia University) 1951
  • Ansara, J.M., The Immigration and Settlement of the Syrians (Harvard University) 1931
  • Awada, Hanady M., Planting the Cedar Tree: The History of the Early Syrian-Lebanese Community in Toledo, OH, 1881-1960 (University of Toledo) 2009
  • Bashkin, Orit, Impossible Exodus: Iraqi Jews in Israel (Stanford University Press) 2018
  • Besecker-Kassab, Charlotte, Immigrant Use of Political Media in the U.S. A Case Study of the Maronite Lebanese of South Florida (University of Miami) 1992
  • Charbel, Paul, A Passage to Lebanon: The encapsulation of a Lebanese Cultural identity in Utica, New York (Drew University) 2016
  • DiNapoli, Mary Ann, The Syrian-Lebanese Community of South Ferry, 1900-1977 (Long Island University) 1977
  • Dobles, Richardo, Educating Scholars and Wage Earners: The Paradox of the 'Peoples College' in Lawrence, Massachusetts, 1890-1925 (Harvard University) 2002
  • Garrett, Bryan, Otherness and Belonging in 'Democratic Empires:' The Syrian Diaspora and Transatlantic Discourses of Identity, 1890s-1930s (University of Texas, Arlington) 2016
  • Guedri, Christine Marie, Sociolinguistic Study of Language Contact of Lebanese Arabic and Brazilian Portuguese in Sao Paulo (University of Texas, Austin) 2008
  • John, Sarah Elizabeth, Trade will lead a Man Far:' Syrian Immigration to the El Paso Area, 1900-1935 (University of Texas at El Paso) 1982
  • Kabbani, Manal, Infusion of Stars and Stripes: Sectarianism and National Unity in Little Syria, New York, 1890-1905 (College of William and Mary) 2013
  • Karam, John Tofik, Distinguishing Arabesques: The Politics and Pleasures of Being Arab in Neoliberal Brazil (Syracuse University) 2004
  • Karam, Rita Tewfiq, Assimilation of Christian Arab Immigrants 1948-1994 (California State University, Fullerton) 1994
  • Kiskowski, William, Arab American Identities and the Cultural Landscape of Dearborn, Michigan (Kent State University ) 2017
  • Kleem, Ferris,  A Cleveland Maronite Lebanese and Education (Wayne State University) 1982
  • Knowlton, Clark S., Spatial and Social Mobility of the Syrians and Lebanese in the City of Sao Paolo, Brazil (Vanderbilt University) 1955
  • Logrono Narbona, Maria del Mar , The Development of Nationalist Identities in French Syria and Lebanon: A Transnational Dialogue with Arab Immigrants to Argentina and Brazil, 1915-1929 (University of California, Santa Barbara) 2007
  • Ludescher, Tanyss, The Orient is Ill:' Khalil Gibran and the Politics of Nationalism in the New York Syrian Colony, 1908-1920 (University of Connecticut) 2010
  • Mandal, Sumit K., Becoming Arab: Creole Histories and Modern Identity in the Malay World (Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK) 2018
  • Martos, Sofia D., Balancing Act: Ethnicity, Commerce, and Politics Among Syrian and Lebanese Immigrants in Argentina, 1890-1955 (University of California LA) 2007
  • McHenry, Stewart, Syrians of Upstate New York: A Social Geography (Syracuse University) 1973
  • Melki, Henry, Arab American Journalism and its Relation to Arab American Literature (Georgetown University) 1972
  • Moser, Diane, Hometown and Family Ties: The Marriage Registers of the Lebanese-Syrian Orthodox Churches of Montreal, 1905-1950 (McGill University, Montreal) 1990
  • Naff, Alixa, Becoming American: Peddling and the Syrian Immigrants to World War I (Unpublished) n.d.
  • Najar, Jose D, Privileges of Positivist Whiteness: the Syrian-Lebanese of Sao Paolo Brazil, 1888-1929 (Indiana University) 2012
  • Pastor de Maria y Campos, Camila, Mashreq in Mexico: Patronage, Property and Class in Postcolonial Global (University of California LA) 2009
  • Peterson, Johanna, Creating the Syrian-American Generation: Intellectuals, Women, the 'Average Jusef,' and Identify Formation in the Interwar Years (California State University, Fullerton) 2011
  • Philips, H. Jane, Lebanese Folk Cures (Vols. I and II) (Columbia University) 1958
  • Popp, Richard Alan, Al-Funun: The Making of an Arab-American Journal, vol. 1 (of 2) (Georgetown University) 2000
  • Saade, Bassam M., Loss of Maronite Identity and Renewing Commitment to the Maronite Church in Utica, New York (Catholic University of America) 2012
  • Saylor, Elizabeth Claire, A Bridge Too Soon: The Life and Works of 'Afifa Karam: The First Arab American Woman Novelist (University of California Berkeley) 2015
  • Shibley, Gregory, New York's Little Syria, 1880-1935 (Florida Atlantic University) 2014
  • Soash, Richard, Stirring the American Melting Pot: Middle Eastern Immigration, the Progressives and the Legal Construction of Whiteness, 1880-1924 (Florida State University) 2013
  • Stathakis, Paula Maria, Almost White: Greek and Lebanese-Syrian Immigrants in North and South Carolina, 1900-1940 (University of South Carolina) 1996
  • Urena, Leslie Jennifer, Lewis Hine at Ellis Island: The Photography of Immigration and Race, 1904-1926 (Northwestern University) 2009
  • Velcamp, Theresa, Peddling Identity: Arabs, Conflict, Community, and the Mexican Nation in the Twentieth Century (Georgetown University) 2001
  • Whitaker, Elizabeth, From the Social Margins to the Center: Lebanese Families who Arrived in South Carolina before 1950 (Clemson University) 2006
  • Williams, Herberth H., Some Aspects of Culture and Personality in a Lebanese Maronite Village (University of Pennsylvania) 1958
  • Womack, Deanna, Conversion, Controversy, and Cultural Production: Syrian Protestants American Missionaries, and the Arabic Press, ca 1870-1915 (Princeton) 2015
  • Younginer, Nicholas A., (Re)Creating Community and Home in a New York City Maronite Church (University of South Carolina) 2006
  • Younis, Adele L., The Challenge of Commerce: The Syrian American Directory Almanac by Naseeb Arida and Sabri Andria, 1930 (Unpublished) n.d.
  • Zelditch, Morris, The Syrians in Pittsburgh (Johns Hopkins University) 1936

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Inventory of Books & Academic Essays and Dissertations