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Shifting Sands: The United States in the Middle East

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Joel S. Migdal focuses on the approach U.S. officials adopted toward the Middle East after World War II, one that paid scant attention to tectonic shifts in the region. The United States did not restrict its strategic model to the Middle East -- beginning with Harry S. Truman, American presidents applied a uniform strategy rooted in the country's Cold War experience in ...more
Hardcover, 404 pages
Published February 18th 2014 by Columbia University Press (first published February 1st 2014)
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