Dreams and shadows : the future of the Middle East / Robin Wright
- Wright, Robin B., 1948-
- New York : Penguin Press, 2008.
- Physical Description:
- 464 pages : map ; 25 cm
- The Middle East : the propects -- The Palestinians : the conundrum -- Egypt : the turning points -- Egypt : the players -- Lebanon : the dreamers -- Lebanon : the shadows -- Syria : the outlaws -- Iran : the revolutionaries -- Iran : the reactionaries -- Morocco : the compromises -- Iraq and the United States : the furies.
- With a solid, thirty-five-year background in Middle East reporting, Ms. Wright offers an extraordinary tour of this volatile and restless region--the ideas and movements driving change across the region, the obstacles facing the transformation of the Middle East, and the players and events in Iraq, Iran, Egypt, Syria, Lebanon, Morocco, Turkey, the Gulf states, and the Palestinian territories--that translate into a coherent vision of what lies ahead.
- Bibliography Note:
- Includes bibliographical reference (pages -450) and index.
- Endowment Note:
- Paterno Libraries Endowment (Campus College Libraries)
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