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The Resource Support any friend : Kennedy's Middle East and the making of the U.S.-Israel alliance, Warren Bass, (electronic resource)

Support any friend : Kennedy's Middle East and the making of the U.S.-Israel alliance, Warren Bass, (electronic resource)

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Support any friend : Kennedy's Middle East and the making of the U.S.-Israel alliance
Title
Support any friend
Title remainder
Kennedy's Middle East and the making of the U.S.-Israel alliance
Statement of responsibility
Warren Bass
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
At the Cold War's height, John F. Kennedy set precedents that continue to shape America's encounter with the Middle East. Kennedy was the first president to make a major arms sale to Israel, the only president to push hard to deny Israel the atomic bomb, and the last president to reach out to the greatest champion of Arab nationalism, Egyptian President Jamal Abdul Nasser. Now Warren Bass takes readers inside the corridors of power to show how Kennedy's New Frontiersmen grappled with the Middle East. He explains why the fiery Nasser spurned Washington's overtures and stumbled into a Middle Eas
Member of
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bass, Warren
Dewey number
327.73056/09/046
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
A Council on Foreign Relations book
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Kennedy, John F.
  • Kennedy, John F.
  • United States
  • Israel
  • Arab-Israeli conflict
  • United States
  • Middle East
  • United States
  • États-Unis
  • Israël
  • États-Unis
  • Moyen-Orient
  • États-Unis
Label
Support any friend : Kennedy's Middle East and the making of the U.S.-Israel alliance, Warren Bass, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 305-314) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction: a time to fish -- Kennedy's inheritance -- The making of the president -- Uncle Sam and Mister Big -- Nasser's Vietnam -- Israel's missile gap -- The delicate matter -- Conclusion: a time to cut bait
Control code
ocm78210568
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (336 pages, [8] pages of plates)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781280838224
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations, map
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)78210568
Label
Support any friend : Kennedy's Middle East and the making of the U.S.-Israel alliance, Warren Bass, (electronic resource)
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 305-314) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction: a time to fish -- Kennedy's inheritance -- The making of the president -- Uncle Sam and Mister Big -- Nasser's Vietnam -- Israel's missile gap -- The delicate matter -- Conclusion: a time to cut bait
Control code
ocm78210568
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (336 pages, [8] pages of plates)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781280838224
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations, map
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)78210568

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