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Best of Enemies: A History of US and Middle East Relations, Part One: 1783-1953

Jean-Pierre Filiu

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ISBN 10: 1906838453 / ISBN 13: 9781906838454
Published by Harry N. Abrams, 2012
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Title: Best of Enemies: A History of US and Middle ...

Publisher: Harry N. Abrams

Publication Date: 2012

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: New

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Filiu and David B. draw striking parallels between ancient and contemporary political history in this look at the US-Middle East conflict. The reader is transported to the pirate-choked Mediterranean sea, where Christians and Muslims continue the crusades, only this time on water. As the centuries pass, the traditional victims of the Muslim pirates--the British, French, and Spanish--all become empire-building powers whose sights lie beyond the Mediterranean.


A Difficult subject to deal with objectively, but Filiu and David B. manage it, and produce something rather intriguing, educational, and strangely entertaining.<br /><br />A fascinating inside look into the origins of not only the United States of America and the current Middle East but also the internal trappings of international politics<br /><br />This timely, beautifully drawn account provides a wonderfully involving history lesson. --The Guardian

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