Iraq and Gertrude Bell's The Arab of Mesopotamia

by Paul J. Rich (Editor)

To understand contemporary Iraq and the ongoing crisis in the Middle East, no book provides a surer guide or more unsettling experience, written as it was for another war, another army, and another time. Gertrude Bell for a fleeting moment was the optimistic progenitor of the Iraq that today is becoming unglued.

Book details

Publication date
February 19, 2008
Publisher
Collection
Page count
250
ISBN
9781461633662
Paper ISBN
9780739125618