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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
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
Cataloging source
DLC
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1962-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Doran, Michael Scott
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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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
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
ocn944380290
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
292 pages
Isbn
9781451697759
Lccn
2016019471
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(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
ocn944380290
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
292 pages
Isbn
9781451697759
Lccn
2016019471
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)944380290

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