4 WHAT EVERY AMERICAN SHOULD KNOW ABOUT THE MIDDLE EAST
BY MELISSA ROSSI
PUBLISHED BY PENGUIN USA
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The book provides an agenda-free wealth of historic and incidental information alongside all the 'need to know' stuff on this complex part of the world. In this comprehensive and engaging reference title, Rossi offers a clear analysis of the issues playing out in the Middle East, delving into each country's history, politics, economy, and religions. Having travelled through the area over the past year or more, she exposes first-hand the US's geopolitical moves and how its presence has affected the region's economic and political development. Topics include: Why Iran is...