Asad: The Struggle for the Middle East

Patrick Seale (Author)
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Description

"This is a book in the finest tradition of investigative scholarship. The research is awesome. . . . Seale's great strength is his ability to explain the confusing kaleidoscopic nature of Middle Eastern diplomacy. He understands the game being played and also knows the players. . . . [An] impressive book."-Los Angeles Times Book Review

Product Details

Price
$44.34
Publisher
University of California Press
Publish Date
February 08, 1989
Pages
576
Dimensions
6.13 X 1.11 X 9.09 inches | 1.74 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9780520069763
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About the Author

Patrick Seale worked for Reuters news agency for six years and for more than a dozen years on the staff of The Observer as Middle East correspondent, Paris correspondent, and roving correspondent in Africa and the Indian subcontinent. He currently runs a consultancy on Middle East affairs. He has written extensively on the Middle East and his other books include Asad: The Struggle for the Middle East (1998, 1992) and Abu Nidal: A Gun for Hire (1992).

Reviews

"This is a book in the finest tradition of investigative scholarship. The research is awesome. . . . Seale's great strength is his ability to explain the confusing kaleidoscopic nature of Middle Eastern diplomacy. He understands the game being played and also knows the players. . . . [An] impressive book."--"Los Angeles Times Book Review