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War and peace in the Middle East

a concise history

by Avi Shlaim

  • 325 Want to read
  • 27 Currently reading

Published by Penguin Books in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Middle East,
  • Europe,
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Middle East -- Foreign relations,
    • Middle East -- Foreign relations -- Europe,
    • Europe -- Foreign relations -- Middle East,
    • Middle East -- Foreign relations -- United States,
    • United States -- Foreign relations -- Middle East

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 147-151).

      StatementAvi Shlaim.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS62.8 .S53 1995
      The Physical Object
      Paginationv, 151 p. :
      Number of Pages151
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL921594M
      ISBN 100140245642
      LC Control Number95219561


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