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War and Peace in the Middle East: A Concise History, Revised and Updated

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Shrewd, witty, and highly readable, this concise, accessible analysis by a professor of International Relations at Oxford surveys the volatile politics of the Middle East--and the role the United States and other great powers are playing in the region.

Synopsis:

"Remarkable...breathtaking in its scope and historical precision, this is highly recommended volume for both publivc and academic libraries.—Library Journal.

Table of Contents

Introduction

1. The Post-Ottoman Syndrome

2. Succeeding John Bull

3. America Between Arabs and Israelis

4. Realpolitik in the Gulf

5. Tilting Toward Iraq

6. Desert Shield and Desert Storm

7. Madrid and After

8. Pax Americana

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Product Details

ISBN:
9780140245646
Author:
Shlaim, AVI
Publisher:
Penguin Books
Author:
Shlaim, AVI
Location:
New York :
Subject:
Middle East
Subject:
United states
Subject:
International Relations
Subject:
Europe
Subject:
Middle East - General
Subject:
United States Foreign relations Middle East.
Subject:
International Relations - General
Subject:
Middle East Foreign relations.
Subject:
United States Foreign relations.
Subject:
Politics-United States Foreign Policy
Copyright:
Edition Number:
Rev. and updated.
Edition Description:
Revised
Publication Date:
19950831
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
from 12
Language:
English
Pages:
160
Dimensions:
7.74x5.10x.45 in. .28 lbs.
Age Level:
from 18

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