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The Resource A choice of enemies : America confronts the Middle East, Lawrence Freedman

A choice of enemies : America confronts the Middle East, Lawrence Freedman

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A choice of enemies : America confronts the Middle East
Title
A choice of enemies
Title remainder
America confronts the Middle East
Statement of responsibility
Lawrence Freedman
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Examines how the Camp David summit leading to the Israel-Egypt Treaty, the Iranian Islamic revolution, and the failed Soviet intervention in Afganistan all influenced America's strategic and policy choices and led to its current involvement in the MiddleEast
Cataloging source
DLC
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Freedman, Lawrence
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Afghan War (2001- )
  • Iraq War (2003-2011)
  • Middle East
  • United States
  • United States
  • Afghan War, 2001-2021
  • Iraq War, 2003-2011
  • Diplomatic relations
  • Politics and government
  • Iraq
  • Middle East
  • United States
Label
A choice of enemies : America confronts the Middle East, Lawrence Freedman
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 553-569) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Jimmy Carter
  • 3.
  • Camp David
  • 4.
  • Revolution in Iran
  • 5.
  • Uprising in Afghanistan
  • pt. 2.
  • Ronald Reagan
  • 6.
  • Dramatis personae
  • The Mujahideen
  • 7.
  • In and out of Beirut
  • 8.
  • Iraq
  • 9.
  • Iran-Contra
  • 10.
  • The Tanker War
  • pt. 3.
  • Maps
  • George H.W. Bush
  • 11.
  • Iraq takes Kuwait
  • 12.
  • Desert Storm
  • 13.
  • Intifada
  • pt. 4.
  • William Clinton
  • 14.
  • Preface
  • Dual containment
  • 15.
  • Return to Camp David
  • 16.
  • Choosing America
  • pt. 5.
  • George W. Bush
  • 17.
  • The War on Terror
  • 18.
  • 1.
  • Regime change
  • 19.
  • Insurgency
  • 20.
  • Suicides and assassinations
  • 21.
  • The main enemy?
  • 22.
  • Friends and enemies
  • Acknowledgments
  • Choosing enemies
  • Notes
  • Bibliography
  • Index
  • 2.
  • The first wave
  • pt. 1.
Control code
191732506
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition
Extent
xxviii, 601 pages
Isbn
9781586485184
Lccn
2008003930
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
maps
System control number
(OCoLC)191732506
Label
A choice of enemies : America confronts the Middle East, Lawrence Freedman
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 553-569) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Jimmy Carter
  • 3.
  • Camp David
  • 4.
  • Revolution in Iran
  • 5.
  • Uprising in Afghanistan
  • pt. 2.
  • Ronald Reagan
  • 6.
  • Dramatis personae
  • The Mujahideen
  • 7.
  • In and out of Beirut
  • 8.
  • Iraq
  • 9.
  • Iran-Contra
  • 10.
  • The Tanker War
  • pt. 3.
  • Maps
  • George H.W. Bush
  • 11.
  • Iraq takes Kuwait
  • 12.
  • Desert Storm
  • 13.
  • Intifada
  • pt. 4.
  • William Clinton
  • 14.
  • Preface
  • Dual containment
  • 15.
  • Return to Camp David
  • 16.
  • Choosing America
  • pt. 5.
  • George W. Bush
  • 17.
  • The War on Terror
  • 18.
  • 1.
  • Regime change
  • 19.
  • Insurgency
  • 20.
  • Suicides and assassinations
  • 21.
  • The main enemy?
  • 22.
  • Friends and enemies
  • Acknowledgments
  • Choosing enemies
  • Notes
  • Bibliography
  • Index
  • 2.
  • The first wave
  • pt. 1.
Control code
191732506
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition
Extent
xxviii, 601 pages
Isbn
9781586485184
Lccn
2008003930
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
maps
System control number
(OCoLC)191732506

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