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London and the Invention of the Middle East: Money, Power, and War, 1902-1922

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In the first quarter of the twentieth century, the British Government, the banks, and leading individuals in London reached historic decisions that determined the name, shape, and future of the region known as the Middle East. In this innovative and entertaining book, Adelson examines who made policy, on what grounds, with what information, and with what results -- identif ...more
Hardcover, 256 pages
Published October 25th 1995 by Yale University Press
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