Cauldron of turmoil: America in the Middle East

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Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1992 - History - 306 pages
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A history of America's tangled role in the Middle East traces the roots of the Persian Gulf War back to the oil boom days of the 1970s. By the author of Islamic Fundamentalism in Egyptian Politics.

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In this severe assessment of American foreign policy in the Middle East, Rubin posits that the U.S. victory came despite Washington's many mistakes and excessively generous tolerance of incompetent as ... Read full review

Contents

INNOCENTS IN THE BAZAAR
9
AMERICAN GRAFFITI
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THE DISCREET CHARM OF SADDAM 19591979
41
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