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The Resource Castles made of sand : a century of Anglo-American espionage and intervention in the Middle East, Andre Gerolymatos

Castles made of sand : a century of Anglo-American espionage and intervention in the Middle East, Andre Gerolymatos

Label
Castles made of sand : a century of Anglo-American espionage and intervention in the Middle East
Title
Castles made of sand
Title remainder
a century of Anglo-American espionage and intervention in the Middle East
Statement of responsibility
Andre Gerolymatos
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gerolymatos, André
Dewey number
327.1241056
Index
index present
LC call number
  • DS63.2.G7
  • DS63.2.G7
LC item number
  • G47 2010
  • G47 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Espionage, British
  • Espionage, American
  • Intervention (International law)
  • Intelligence officers
  • Intelligence officers
  • Middle East
  • Middle East
  • Great Britain
  • United States
  • Middle East
Label
Castles made of sand : a century of Anglo-American espionage and intervention in the Middle East, Andre Gerolymatos
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Prologue: Stories from the bazaar -- Assassination -- The Mahdi -- The eclipse of imperial Islam -- Jihad for all occasions -- A new caliph -- Middle East delusions : the Great Arab Revolt -- Spies, adventurers, and religious warriors -- Absolute faith : the Muslim Brotherhood and the politics of intelligence -- The British-Jewish military alliance -- Kill the mufti : politics and blowback -- By blood and fire -- The CIA and Nasser : a Muslim Billy Graham -- The road to perdition : the Gehlen Organization -- A new kind of war : subversive operations and the CIA -- Nasser's Nazis -- A legacy of coups : Anglo-American intervention in Syria -- America's eyes in the Middle East : the CIA and Israeli intelligence -- The Iranian jihad -- Espionage, religion, and war in the Northwest Frontier -- Pakistan's inter-service intelligence and organized terror in South Asia -- Chronology -- Dramatis personae
Control code
ocn606785225
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvi, 347 p.
Isbn
9780312355692
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2010035894
System control number
(OCoLC)606785225
Label
Castles made of sand : a century of Anglo-American espionage and intervention in the Middle East, Andre Gerolymatos
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Prologue: Stories from the bazaar -- Assassination -- The Mahdi -- The eclipse of imperial Islam -- Jihad for all occasions -- A new caliph -- Middle East delusions : the Great Arab Revolt -- Spies, adventurers, and religious warriors -- Absolute faith : the Muslim Brotherhood and the politics of intelligence -- The British-Jewish military alliance -- Kill the mufti : politics and blowback -- By blood and fire -- The CIA and Nasser : a Muslim Billy Graham -- The road to perdition : the Gehlen Organization -- A new kind of war : subversive operations and the CIA -- Nasser's Nazis -- A legacy of coups : Anglo-American intervention in Syria -- America's eyes in the Middle East : the CIA and Israeli intelligence -- The Iranian jihad -- Espionage, religion, and war in the Northwest Frontier -- Pakistan's inter-service intelligence and organized terror in South Asia -- Chronology -- Dramatis personae
Control code
ocn606785225
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvi, 347 p.
Isbn
9780312355692
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2010035894
System control number
(OCoLC)606785225

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