Power, Faith, and Fantasy: America in the Middle East: 1776 to the Present
W. W. Norton & Company, 17 feb. 2008 - 864 pagina's
“Will shape our thinking about America and the Middle East for years.”—Christopher Dickey, NewsweekPower, Faith, and Fantasytells the remarkable story of America's 230-year relationship with the Middle East. Drawing on a vast range of government documents, personal correspondence, and the memoirs of merchants, missionaries, and travelers, Michael B. Oren narrates the unknown story of how the United States has interacted with this vibrant and turbulent region.
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Riveting and Eye OpeningGebruikersrecensie - Butch - Christianbook.com
"Power, Faith, and Fantasy..." is extremely well written, and researched. Rarely have I read a history so full of dates, names, and historical background that is so interesting. I did not want to put ... Volledige review lezen
LibraryThing ReviewGebruikersrecensie - nmele - LibraryThing
I read this book to learn about the history of U.S. involvement in the Middle East. I did, thanks to Oren's research, narrative style and clear thesis, that the realities of power, the strength of ... Volledige review lezen
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