ISBN 10 : 9780465069828
ISBN 13 : 0465069827
The Central Intelligence Agency's reputation in the Middle East today has been marred by waterboarding and drone strikes, yet in its earliest years the agency was actually the regi..
ISBN 10 : 9780230513921
ISBN 13 : 0230513921
Using new archival material, Lawrence Tal examines how Jordan remained stable during the volatile period between 1955 and 1967. Tal asserts that Jordan's security was due primarily..
ISBN 10 : 0883659611
ISBN 13 : 9780883659618
Reproductions of front pages from the "New York Times" provide a documented account of American and world crises and developments since the Paris peace treaty after World War I..
ISBN 10 : 9780231505703
ISBN 13 : 0231505701
Colonial Effects analyzes the creation and definition of modern Jordanian identity. Massad studies two key institutions-- the law and the military--and uses them to create an origi..
ISBN 10 : 9780833036193
ISBN 13 : 083303619X
This report identifies several important trends that are shaping regional security. It examines traditional security concerns, such as energy security and the proliferation of weap..
ISBN 10 : 0143064797
ISBN 13 : 9780143064794
Based on interviews with key players, as well as with grassroots radicals, this book reveals how Pakistan's president Pervez Musharraf took the decision to support America's drive ..
ISBN 10 : 1860643310
ISBN 13 : 9781860643316
Few states in the modern world have had a less promising birth than Jordan. When in 1921 the Hashemite Emir Abdallah was recognized as the ruler of this romantic backwater of the f..
ISBN 10 : 0807003093
ISBN 13 : 9780807003091
A timely and compelling examination of the Palestinian dilemma, named one of the 100 best books of the year by Publishers Weekly This story of the Palestinian search to establish a..
ISBN 10 : 0521598958
ISBN 13 : 9780521598958
Philip Robins traces Jordan's political history from pre-independence to the present day...
ISBN 10 : 9780714632209
ISBN 13 : 0714632201
First Published in 1983. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company...