33 Day War: Israel's War on Hezbollah in Lebanon and Its Consequences

33 Day War: Israel's War on Hezbollah in Lebanon and Its Consequences

by Gilbert Achcar, Michel Warschawski
     
 

ISBN-10: 1594514097

ISBN-13: 9781594514098

Pub. Date: 02/28/2007

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

This book assesses the causes and consequences of the impact on the recent Middle East war. The authors describe the popular basis of Hezbollah in Lebanon among the Shiites, but also its relation to the country's other religious communities and political forces. They analyze the regional roles of Syria, Iran, and Hamas as well as the politics of the United States

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This book assesses the causes and consequences of the impact on the recent Middle East war. The authors describe the popular basis of Hezbollah in Lebanon among the Shiites, but also its relation to the country's other religious communities and political forces. They analyze the regional roles of Syria, Iran, and Hamas as well as the politics of the United States and Europe. The authors dissect the strategic and political background behind recent actions taken by Israel; the impact of Israel's incursion into Lebanon and effects on Lebanon's population — and the consequences of the war on Israel polity and society.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781594514098
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
02/28/2007
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
120
Sales rank:
512,551
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.50(d)

Table of Contents

* Lebanon, from Its Origins to July 12, 2006
• Hezbollah, from Its Origins
• The 33-Day War and Its Consequences in Lebanon
• Israel, Between Its "Second Lebanon War"
• Conclusion: The Sinking Ship of U.S. Imperial Designs

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