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Russia and the Arabs : Behind the Scenes in the Middle East from the Cold War to the Present

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Russia and the Arabs : Behind the Scenes in the Middle East from the Cold War to the Present
Title
Russia and the Arabs
Title remainder
Behind the Scenes in the Middle East from the Cold War to the Present
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Language
eng
Summary
Fifty tumultuous years of Middle East history, from the perspective of a former Russian prime minister and KGB general
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Primakov, Yevgeny
LC call number
DS63.1 -- .P772513 2009eb
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non fiction
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  • International relations
  • Middle East -- Foreign relations -- Russia (Federation)
  • Middle East -- Foreign relations -- Soviet Union
  • Middle East -- Politics and government -- 1945-
  • Russia (Federation) -- Foreign relations -- Middle East
  • Soviet Union -- Foreign relations -- Middle East
Label
Russia and the Arabs : Behind the Scenes in the Middle East from the Cold War to the Present
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http://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/multco/detail.action?docID=903920
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online resource
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rdacarrier
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multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Title Page -- Dedication -- PREFACE -- 1 - THE NATIONALIST REVOLUTIONARIES -- A NEW BREED OF LEADERS COMES TO POWER -- RELIANCE ON MILITARY FORCE -- A DIFFICULT COEXISTENCE WITH ISLAMIC EXTREMISTS -- BEHIND THE RALLYING CRY OF ARAB SOCIALISM -- NASSER INVITES YEVSEI LIBERMAN TO CAIRO -- THE GENESIS OF MIDDLE EASTERN TERRORISM -- RISING ANTI-WESTERN SENTIMENT, BUT CLOSER TIES WITH WASHINGTON -- 2 - A FAILED CHANCE FOR ARAB-ISRAELI RELATIONS -- HOW IT ALL BEGAN -- NASSER'S SECRET CONTACT WITH SHARETT -- OPERATION SUSANNAH -- 3 - THE INEVITABLE CONFRONTATION WITH THE WEST -- MILITARY ALLIANCES FAN THE FLAMES -- ARMS AND THE DAM -- THE START OF OPEN CONFLICT -- 4 - NATIONAL INTERESTS TAKE PRECEDENCE OVER ARAB UNITY -- SLOGANS AND REALITY -- BEHIND THE CREATION OF THE UAR -- A FAILED MECHANISM FOR UNIFICATION -- HOW AZIZ AND KHADDAM CAME TO MOSCOW -- 5 - THE SOVIET UNION AND THE ARAB WORLD -- THE HURDLE OF ANTICOMMUNIST SENTIMENT -- SHEPILOV AND MOSCOW'S U-TURN TOWARD NASSER -- MIKOYAN'S MISSION: QASSEM AS AN ALTERNATIVE TO NASSER? -- THE BREAKTHROUGH WITH THE SYRIAN BA'ATH PARTY -- 6 - THE LOST CAUSE OF COMMUNISM -- COMMUNIST OPPOSITION TO NIMEIRI IN SUDAN -- SOUTHERN YEMEN: A DESTRUCTIVE LURCH TO THE HARD LEFT -- 7 - AMERICA STEPS FORWARD -- THE EISENHOWER DOCTRINE: AN END TO THE COURTING OF ARAB NATIONALISM -- THE UNITED STATES AND ISLAMIC EXTREMISM -- YEMEN: A FAILED ATTEMPT TO FIGHT BACK -- 8 - THE BEGINNING AND END OF THE SIX-DAY WAR -- OF NASSER'S ABORTED RESIGNATION -- GRECHKO SUSPECTS NASSER OF BLUFFING -- MOSCOW AND WASHINGTON FEAR CONFRONTATION -- ARAB FEELINGS RUN HIGH: KOSYGIN'S HANDS ARE TIED -- THE DEFEAT OF EGYPT'S MILITARY OPPOSITION -- 9 - USA -- DEBATE IN THE UNITED STATES OVER MIDDLE EAST POLICY -- A FOCUS ON ECONOMICS -- PROMISING CONTACTS WITH SADAT -- WHY SOME IN MOSCOW WERE UPSET BY MY REPORT -- KISSINGER ENTERS THE GAME
  • 10 - HIDDEN PRESSURES BEHIND THE YOM KIPPUR WAR OF 1973 -- SADAT LETS THE CAT OUT OF THE BAG -- ASSAD DOTS THE I'S AND CROSSES THE T'S -- KISSINGER'S CHALLENGES -- MOSCOW AND WASHINGTON IN THE GRIP OF THE ARAB-ISRAELI CRISIS -- TWO APPROACHES TO THE GENEVA CONFERENCE -- PARTIAL OR INTERIM MEASURES -- 11 - THE MAKING OF THE ISRAEL-EGYPT PEACE TREATY -- DAYAN AND HIS SECRET TRIPS -- SADAT, THE KNESSET, AND THE ENDS OF THE EARTH -- PALESTINIANS THROWN OVERBOARD -- 12 - LEBANON IN THE EYE OF A STORM -- THE CIVIL WAR BEGINS -- UNITED STATES BACKS SYRIAN TROOP DEPLOYMENT -- THE COLONEL WHO PILOTED OUR HELICOPTER -- HOPES FAIL TO MATERIALIZE -- SYRIA SWITCHES SIDES -- THE 1982 ISRAELI INVASION OF LEBANON -- HARIRI'S ASSASSINATION: TENSIONS REACH THEIR PEAK -- 13 - A RETURN TO A HARDER LINE -- LIBYA AS A TESTING GROUND FOR U.S. POLICY -- THE REAGAN PLAN SABOTAGES THE FEZ SUMMIT -- ISRAEL IN AMERICA'S EMBRACE -- 14 - THE ARAFAT PHENOMENON -- ARAFAT THE PERSONALITY -- DETACHED FROM ARAB AFFAIRS -- KARAMEH: A TURNING POINT IN ARAFAT'S RELATIONS WITH NASSER -- TWO ENCOUNTERS WITH ARAFAT: BEFORE AND AFTER BLACK SEPTEMBER -- TIME TO EMBRACE POLITICS -- TENSION WITH SYRIA: A MESSAGE FROM ANDROPOV -- PEACE FOR PALESTINIANS AND ISRAELIS IN EQUAL MEASURE -- TRUTH VERSUS SMOKE AND MIRRORS -- 15 - THE SOVIET UNION AND ISRAEL -- FROM IDEOLOGY TO POLITICS -- BERIA PLAYS THE REHABILITATION CARD -- DIPLOMATIC RELATIONS BREAK OFF A SECOND TIME -- FROM THE PARTY'S SPECIAL FILE ON SECRET TALKS WITH THE ISRAELIS -- MEETINGS WITH EBAN, MEIR, AND DAYAN -- THE VIENNA TALKS ON SOVIET MEDIATION -- THE DIFFICULTIES OF SUSTAINING CONTACT -- A NEW ISRAELI GOVERNMENT, A NEW PUSH FOR TALKS -- BACK TO ISRAEL: TALKS WITH RABIN, ALLON, AND PERES -- BACK TO ISRAEL: A MEETING WITH BEGIN -- OFFICIAL MEETINGS: NETANYAHU AT THE NEGOTIATING TABLE -- 16 - THE PHENOMENON THAT WAS SADDAM HUSSEIN
  • MOSCOW'S GAMBLE WITH THE EARLY SADDAM -- AMERICA BACKS THE LATER SADDAM -- A PSYCHOLOGY SHAPED BY U.S. POLICY -- FIASCO AND FINALE -- SADDAM'S EXECUTION -- 17 - THE SAGA OF THE KURDS -- FIRST ENCOUNTER WITH MUSTAFA BARZANI -- THE MISSION CONTINUES -- FAREWELL TO KURDISTAN -- AMERICA AND THE KURDISH FACTOR -- 18 - A NUCLEAR SHADOW OVER THE ARAB-ISRAELI CONFLICT -- WHO HELPED ISRAEL BUILD THE BOMB? -- JOHNSON GAGS THE CIA -- TARGETING IRAQ IN A BATTLE FOR MONOPOLY -- SEEKING A WAY OUT OF THE MAZE -- ISRAEL AND THE IRAN-CONTRA AFFAIR -- 19 - THE FUTURE OF THE MIDDLE EAST -- THE IRAQI TRAP -- IRAN: A NUCLEAR CROSSWORD PUZZLE -- HAMAS LEGALIZED: A NEW CHAPTER IN THE PALESTINIANS' HISTORY -- LEBANON IN FLAMES ONCE MORE -- A WORLD DIVIDED ALONG RELIGIOUS LINES -- AFTERWORD -- ABOUT THE TRANSLATOR -- NOTES -- WORKS CITED -- INDEX -- Copyright Page
Control code
EBC903920
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (429 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780465019977
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2017. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
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  • (MiAaPQ)EBC903920
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL903920
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10330701
  • (CaONFJC)MIL230892
  • (OCoLC)646830260
Label
Russia and the Arabs : Behind the Scenes in the Middle East from the Cold War to the Present
Link
http://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/multco/detail.action?docID=903920
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Title Page -- Dedication -- PREFACE -- 1 - THE NATIONALIST REVOLUTIONARIES -- A NEW BREED OF LEADERS COMES TO POWER -- RELIANCE ON MILITARY FORCE -- A DIFFICULT COEXISTENCE WITH ISLAMIC EXTREMISTS -- BEHIND THE RALLYING CRY OF ARAB SOCIALISM -- NASSER INVITES YEVSEI LIBERMAN TO CAIRO -- THE GENESIS OF MIDDLE EASTERN TERRORISM -- RISING ANTI-WESTERN SENTIMENT, BUT CLOSER TIES WITH WASHINGTON -- 2 - A FAILED CHANCE FOR ARAB-ISRAELI RELATIONS -- HOW IT ALL BEGAN -- NASSER'S SECRET CONTACT WITH SHARETT -- OPERATION SUSANNAH -- 3 - THE INEVITABLE CONFRONTATION WITH THE WEST -- MILITARY ALLIANCES FAN THE FLAMES -- ARMS AND THE DAM -- THE START OF OPEN CONFLICT -- 4 - NATIONAL INTERESTS TAKE PRECEDENCE OVER ARAB UNITY -- SLOGANS AND REALITY -- BEHIND THE CREATION OF THE UAR -- A FAILED MECHANISM FOR UNIFICATION -- HOW AZIZ AND KHADDAM CAME TO MOSCOW -- 5 - THE SOVIET UNION AND THE ARAB WORLD -- THE HURDLE OF ANTICOMMUNIST SENTIMENT -- SHEPILOV AND MOSCOW'S U-TURN TOWARD NASSER -- MIKOYAN'S MISSION: QASSEM AS AN ALTERNATIVE TO NASSER? -- THE BREAKTHROUGH WITH THE SYRIAN BA'ATH PARTY -- 6 - THE LOST CAUSE OF COMMUNISM -- COMMUNIST OPPOSITION TO NIMEIRI IN SUDAN -- SOUTHERN YEMEN: A DESTRUCTIVE LURCH TO THE HARD LEFT -- 7 - AMERICA STEPS FORWARD -- THE EISENHOWER DOCTRINE: AN END TO THE COURTING OF ARAB NATIONALISM -- THE UNITED STATES AND ISLAMIC EXTREMISM -- YEMEN: A FAILED ATTEMPT TO FIGHT BACK -- 8 - THE BEGINNING AND END OF THE SIX-DAY WAR -- OF NASSER'S ABORTED RESIGNATION -- GRECHKO SUSPECTS NASSER OF BLUFFING -- MOSCOW AND WASHINGTON FEAR CONFRONTATION -- ARAB FEELINGS RUN HIGH: KOSYGIN'S HANDS ARE TIED -- THE DEFEAT OF EGYPT'S MILITARY OPPOSITION -- 9 - USA -- DEBATE IN THE UNITED STATES OVER MIDDLE EAST POLICY -- A FOCUS ON ECONOMICS -- PROMISING CONTACTS WITH SADAT -- WHY SOME IN MOSCOW WERE UPSET BY MY REPORT -- KISSINGER ENTERS THE GAME
  • 10 - HIDDEN PRESSURES BEHIND THE YOM KIPPUR WAR OF 1973 -- SADAT LETS THE CAT OUT OF THE BAG -- ASSAD DOTS THE I'S AND CROSSES THE T'S -- KISSINGER'S CHALLENGES -- MOSCOW AND WASHINGTON IN THE GRIP OF THE ARAB-ISRAELI CRISIS -- TWO APPROACHES TO THE GENEVA CONFERENCE -- PARTIAL OR INTERIM MEASURES -- 11 - THE MAKING OF THE ISRAEL-EGYPT PEACE TREATY -- DAYAN AND HIS SECRET TRIPS -- SADAT, THE KNESSET, AND THE ENDS OF THE EARTH -- PALESTINIANS THROWN OVERBOARD -- 12 - LEBANON IN THE EYE OF A STORM -- THE CIVIL WAR BEGINS -- UNITED STATES BACKS SYRIAN TROOP DEPLOYMENT -- THE COLONEL WHO PILOTED OUR HELICOPTER -- HOPES FAIL TO MATERIALIZE -- SYRIA SWITCHES SIDES -- THE 1982 ISRAELI INVASION OF LEBANON -- HARIRI'S ASSASSINATION: TENSIONS REACH THEIR PEAK -- 13 - A RETURN TO A HARDER LINE -- LIBYA AS A TESTING GROUND FOR U.S. POLICY -- THE REAGAN PLAN SABOTAGES THE FEZ SUMMIT -- ISRAEL IN AMERICA'S EMBRACE -- 14 - THE ARAFAT PHENOMENON -- ARAFAT THE PERSONALITY -- DETACHED FROM ARAB AFFAIRS -- KARAMEH: A TURNING POINT IN ARAFAT'S RELATIONS WITH NASSER -- TWO ENCOUNTERS WITH ARAFAT: BEFORE AND AFTER BLACK SEPTEMBER -- TIME TO EMBRACE POLITICS -- TENSION WITH SYRIA: A MESSAGE FROM ANDROPOV -- PEACE FOR PALESTINIANS AND ISRAELIS IN EQUAL MEASURE -- TRUTH VERSUS SMOKE AND MIRRORS -- 15 - THE SOVIET UNION AND ISRAEL -- FROM IDEOLOGY TO POLITICS -- BERIA PLAYS THE REHABILITATION CARD -- DIPLOMATIC RELATIONS BREAK OFF A SECOND TIME -- FROM THE PARTY'S SPECIAL FILE ON SECRET TALKS WITH THE ISRAELIS -- MEETINGS WITH EBAN, MEIR, AND DAYAN -- THE VIENNA TALKS ON SOVIET MEDIATION -- THE DIFFICULTIES OF SUSTAINING CONTACT -- A NEW ISRAELI GOVERNMENT, A NEW PUSH FOR TALKS -- BACK TO ISRAEL: TALKS WITH RABIN, ALLON, AND PERES -- BACK TO ISRAEL: A MEETING WITH BEGIN -- OFFICIAL MEETINGS: NETANYAHU AT THE NEGOTIATING TABLE -- 16 - THE PHENOMENON THAT WAS SADDAM HUSSEIN
  • MOSCOW'S GAMBLE WITH THE EARLY SADDAM -- AMERICA BACKS THE LATER SADDAM -- A PSYCHOLOGY SHAPED BY U.S. POLICY -- FIASCO AND FINALE -- SADDAM'S EXECUTION -- 17 - THE SAGA OF THE KURDS -- FIRST ENCOUNTER WITH MUSTAFA BARZANI -- THE MISSION CONTINUES -- FAREWELL TO KURDISTAN -- AMERICA AND THE KURDISH FACTOR -- 18 - A NUCLEAR SHADOW OVER THE ARAB-ISRAELI CONFLICT -- WHO HELPED ISRAEL BUILD THE BOMB? -- JOHNSON GAGS THE CIA -- TARGETING IRAQ IN A BATTLE FOR MONOPOLY -- SEEKING A WAY OUT OF THE MAZE -- ISRAEL AND THE IRAN-CONTRA AFFAIR -- 19 - THE FUTURE OF THE MIDDLE EAST -- THE IRAQI TRAP -- IRAN: A NUCLEAR CROSSWORD PUZZLE -- HAMAS LEGALIZED: A NEW CHAPTER IN THE PALESTINIANS' HISTORY -- LEBANON IN FLAMES ONCE MORE -- A WORLD DIVIDED ALONG RELIGIOUS LINES -- AFTERWORD -- ABOUT THE TRANSLATOR -- NOTES -- WORKS CITED -- INDEX -- Copyright Page
Control code
EBC903920
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (429 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780465019977
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2017. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC903920
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL903920
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10330701
  • (CaONFJC)MIL230892
  • (OCoLC)646830260

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