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Author Gardner, Lloyd C., 1934-

Title Three kings : the rise of an American empire in the Middle East after World War II / Lloyd C. Gardner

Publ Info New York : New Press, 2009
Distributed by Perseus Distribution
 PC  DS63.2.U5 G37 2009    AVAILABLE
 RWU Main Library  DS63.2.U5 G37 2009    AVAILABLE
Descript xi, 260 pages ; 22 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents Introduction to a doctrine -- The United States moves into the Middle East -- The Truman Doctrine protectorate -- The Iran oil crisis -- Damming the Egyptian revolution -- Be careful what you wish for
Note "... the largely hidden story of how the United States got into the Middle East in the first place"--Jacket
LC subject World politics -- 1945-1989
United States -- Foreign relations -- Middle East
Middle East -- Foreign relations -- United States
United States -- Foreign relations -- 1945-1989
United States -- Foreign relations -- 1945-1989 -- Philosophy
ISBN 9781595584748 (hc. : alk. paper)
1595584749 (hc. : alk. paper)
ISBN/ISSN 9781595584748