Arab Israeli Conflict
One of the issues that threads its way through histories of the Middle East during the Cold War is the relative extent to which events are ascribable to the influence of outside powers rather than regional actors.
In this timely and straightforward book, eight authors have examined the issue of arms control in the Middle East. Each author presents the perspective of a different country in the region.
In the Middle East, a rapidly expanding population is making even more rapidly expanding demands upon the water supply.
Miriam Lowi, in a book that is by and large thoroughly researched and amply documented, considers the Jordan River basin from both a politico economic and geographical perspective, and attempts comparisons (chapter 3) with other ri
Most readers will not want to support the case made in this lucidly written and well-researched book: that the chances for a real peace in the Middle East have actually declined in recent years.
In early October 1990, about 2,000 Moslems gathered on the grounds of al-Aqsa Mosque, Islam's third-holiest shrine located on the Temple Mount in East Jerusalem, to prevent an attempt by an extremist Jewish group, the Temple Mount
In the introduction to this unprecedented collection of Palestinian oral histories, the editors quote Dr.
Political memoirs are rarely written for only one reason, but Broken Covenant, by Moshe Arens, sometime Israeli ambassador (to the United States), minister of foreign affairs and defe