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The Resource Ike's gamble : America's rise to dominance in the Middle East, Michael Doran

Ike's gamble : America's rise to dominance in the Middle East, Michael Doran

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Ike's gamble : America's rise to dominance in the Middle East
Title
Ike's gamble
Title remainder
America's rise to dominance in the Middle East
Statement of responsibility
Michael Doran
Title variation
Ikes gamble
Title variation remainder
Americas rise to dominance in the Middle East
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This major retelling of the Suez Crisis of 1956--one of the most important events in the history of US policy in the Middle East--shows how President Eisenhower came to realize that Israel, not Egypt, is America's strongest regional ally
Summary
Explains Eisenhower's role in the 1956 conflict of the Suez Canal, arguing that President Nasser of Egypt used America's opposition to European colonialism to drive a wedge between Eisenhower and British-backed Israel
Tone
Writing style
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10540372
Cataloging source
DLC
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1962-
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Doran, Michael Scott
Dewey number
327.7305609/045
Index
index present
LC call number
E836
LC item number
.D67 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Eisenhower, Dwight D.
  • Eisenhower, Dwight D.
  • Intervention in Egypt (1956)
  • Diplomatic relations
  • Egypt
  • United States
  • Middle East
  • United States
  • Egypt
  • Middle East
  • United States
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
America's rise to dominance in the Middle East
Label
Ike's gamble : America's rise to dominance in the Middle East, Michael Doran
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A new President -- Collision -- A patient sulky pig -- Ike's first bet -- Anatomy of a miscalculation -- The alpha contradiction -- Deception -- K and big brother -- Blowback -- Three-dimensional chess -- The end of empire -- Ike's second bet -- Regret
Control code
1667133
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Free Press hardcover edition.
Extent
292 pages
Isbn
9781451697759
Lccn
2016019471
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781451697759
  • (OCoLC)944380290
Label
Ike's gamble : America's rise to dominance in the Middle East, Michael Doran
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A new President -- Collision -- A patient sulky pig -- Ike's first bet -- Anatomy of a miscalculation -- The alpha contradiction -- Deception -- K and big brother -- Blowback -- Three-dimensional chess -- The end of empire -- Ike's second bet -- Regret
Control code
1667133
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Free Press hardcover edition.
Extent
292 pages
Isbn
9781451697759
Lccn
2016019471
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781451697759
  • (OCoLC)944380290

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