“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 Notes on Sources
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