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The Resource A new Muslim order : the Shia and the Middle East sectarian crisis, by Nicolas Pelham

A new Muslim order : the Shia and the Middle East sectarian crisis, by Nicolas Pelham

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A new Muslim order : the Shia and the Middle East sectarian crisis
Title
A new Muslim order
Title remainder
the Shia and the Middle East sectarian crisis
Statement of responsibility
by Nicolas Pelham
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
YDXCP
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Pelham, Nicolas
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Shīʻah
  • Shīʻah
  • Sunnites
  • Islam and politics
  • Middle East
  • Shīʻah
  • Sunnites
Label
A new Muslim order : the Shia and the Middle East sectarian crisis, by Nicolas Pelham
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [229]-233) and index
Contents
From Trilby to turbans -- Stirring in the Shia slums -- Cracks in the Sunni bulwark -- The scramble for Shia succession -- Foreigners come gobbling -- The American Shah of Iraq -- The reconstruction myth -- The quiet Ayatollah's regime-change -- America's exiles carve up the spoils -- From Baathism to jihad -- The Sunni Arab emirates -- The local hero and the fighting arm of Hizbollah -- Regime-change and the Baathist interregnum -- The staying power of the Shia -- The country once called Iraq -- The reawakening of Arab Shiism -- The two stripes of the Arab world : Shia Protestantism and the Sunni counter-reformation
Control code
ocn173092235
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xv, 272 p.
Isbn
9781845111397
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2008300124
Other physical details
map
System control number
(OCoLC)173092235
Label
A new Muslim order : the Shia and the Middle East sectarian crisis, by Nicolas Pelham
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [229]-233) and index
Contents
From Trilby to turbans -- Stirring in the Shia slums -- Cracks in the Sunni bulwark -- The scramble for Shia succession -- Foreigners come gobbling -- The American Shah of Iraq -- The reconstruction myth -- The quiet Ayatollah's regime-change -- America's exiles carve up the spoils -- From Baathism to jihad -- The Sunni Arab emirates -- The local hero and the fighting arm of Hizbollah -- Regime-change and the Baathist interregnum -- The staying power of the Shia -- The country once called Iraq -- The reawakening of Arab Shiism -- The two stripes of the Arab world : Shia Protestantism and the Sunni counter-reformation
Control code
ocn173092235
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xv, 272 p.
Isbn
9781845111397
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2008300124
Other physical details
map
System control number
(OCoLC)173092235

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