The Encyclopedia of the Arab-Israeli Conflict: A Political, Social, and Military History, כרך 2
ABC-CLIO, 2008 - 1553 עמודים
This exhaustive work offers readers at multiple levels key insights into the military, political, social, cultural, and religious origins of the Arab-Israeli conflict.
* With more than 750 alphabetically organized entries covering everything from important people, places, and events to a wide range of social and cultural topics--each entry featuring cross references and suggestions for further reading
* A separate documents volume offering an unprecedented collection of more than 150 essential primary sources
* Over 500 images, including maps, photographs, and illustrations
* A comprehensive introductory overview by retired general Anthony Zinni
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The Iran-Iraq War can be seen as another phase of the ancient Persian- Arab
rivalry that was fueled by 20th- century border disputes and political competition,
complicated by the Islamic Revolution in Iran. The border between Iraq and Iran ...
The Iran-Iraq War contributed to the outbreak of the Persian Gulf War in 1991
because it left Iraq with a strong army and staggering debts to Arab nations,
including Kuwait. Indeed, Iraq cited Kuwait's refusal to forgive Iraq's war debt as
In 538 BC Persian king Cyrus the Great allowed the Jews to return to the city, and
some 50,000 made the trek and began building what became known as the
Second Temple. In 332 BC Alexander the Great of Macedon captured Palestine ...