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Beware of small states. ; : Lebanon, battleground of the Middle East, David Hirst

Label
Beware of small states. ; : Lebanon, battleground of the Middle East
Title
Beware of small states. ;
Title remainder
Lebanon, battleground of the Middle East
Statement of responsibility
David Hirst
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The distinguished former middle eastern correspondent for The Guardian evaluates Lebanon as a symbolic nation that is representative of modern Middle East conflicts, in an incisive history that includes coverage of the 2006 war between Israel and Hezbollah
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348331
Cataloging source
TOH
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1936-
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Hirst, David
Dewey number
956.92044
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Hizballah (Lebanon)
  • Arab-Israeli conflict
  • Lebanon
Target audience
adult
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Lebanon, battleground of the Middle East
Label
Beware of small states. ; : Lebanon, battleground of the Middle East, David Hirst
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [428]-460) and index
Contents
The seeds of conflict : 1860-1923 -- Zionists and Maronites : an inadmissible affair : 1923-1948 -- The reckoning delayed : Lebanon escapes the consequences of the catastrophe : 1948-1967 -- Lebanon and the Palestinians : the road to civil war : 1967-1975 -- Civil war in Lebanon : proxy war for everyone else : 1975-1976 -- Imperial hubris : Israel wages 'chosen war' in Lebanon : 1977-1982 -- The massacre of Sabra and Shatila : Israel's imperial nemesis : 1982-1985 -- Khomeini, Islamists and the Shiite uprising : 1979-1985 -- The civil war closes : Hizbollah rises : 1985-1992 -- Triumph of the warrior-priest : Hassan Nasrallah humbles Zion : 1992-2000 -- Redrawing the map of the Middle East : 2000-2006 -- Getting Syria out of Lebanon : 2004-2006 -- The sixth war : 2006 -- Who won? 2006-2008 -- Gaza : 2009
Control code
ocn472275125
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiv, 480 p.
Isbn
9781568584225
Lccn
2009942493
Other physical details
maps
System control number
(OCoLC)472275125
Label
Beware of small states. ; : Lebanon, battleground of the Middle East, David Hirst
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [428]-460) and index
Contents
The seeds of conflict : 1860-1923 -- Zionists and Maronites : an inadmissible affair : 1923-1948 -- The reckoning delayed : Lebanon escapes the consequences of the catastrophe : 1948-1967 -- Lebanon and the Palestinians : the road to civil war : 1967-1975 -- Civil war in Lebanon : proxy war for everyone else : 1975-1976 -- Imperial hubris : Israel wages 'chosen war' in Lebanon : 1977-1982 -- The massacre of Sabra and Shatila : Israel's imperial nemesis : 1982-1985 -- Khomeini, Islamists and the Shiite uprising : 1979-1985 -- The civil war closes : Hizbollah rises : 1985-1992 -- Triumph of the warrior-priest : Hassan Nasrallah humbles Zion : 1992-2000 -- Redrawing the map of the Middle East : 2000-2006 -- Getting Syria out of Lebanon : 2004-2006 -- The sixth war : 2006 -- Who won? 2006-2008 -- Gaza : 2009
Control code
ocn472275125
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiv, 480 p.
Isbn
9781568584225
Lccn
2009942493
Other physical details
maps
System control number
(OCoLC)472275125

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