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The modern Middle East : a political history since the First World War / Mehran Kamrava.

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Author/Creator:
Kamrava, Mehran, 1964-
Publication:
Berkeley : University of California Press, c2005.
Format/Description:
Book
xi, 497 p. : ill., maps ; 23 cm.
Subjects:
Middle East -- History -- 20th century.
Contents:
A political history of the Middle East
From Islam to the great war
From territories to independent states
The age of nationalism
The Arab-Israel wars
The Iranian revolution
The Gulf wars and beyond
Issues in Middle Eastern politics
The Palestinian-Israeli conflict
The challenge of economic development
States and their opponents
The question of democracy
Challenges facing the Middle East.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 377-456) and index.
ISBN:
0520241495 (cloth : alk. paper)
0520241509 (pbk. : alk. paper)
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