A Blood-Dimmed Tide: Dispatches from the Middle East / Edition 1

A Blood-Dimmed Tide: Dispatches from the Middle East / Edition 1

by Amos Elon
     
 

Elon charts the trajectory of politics in the modern Middle East, and the progress of relations between Jews and Arabs—and among the Israelis themselves—over the course of nearly thirty years. Sensitive, informed, and beautifully written, this is a powerful account of the past, present, and future of one of the most fascinating and turbulent places in the

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Overview

Elon charts the trajectory of politics in the modern Middle East, and the progress of relations between Jews and Arabs—and among the Israelis themselves—over the course of nearly thirty years. Sensitive, informed, and beautifully written, this is a powerful account of the past, present, and future of one of the most fascinating and turbulent places in the world.

Columbia University Press

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780231107433
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
Publication date:
09/03/1998
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
264
Sales rank:
977,036
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.70(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Meet the Author

For thirty years, Amos Elon has reported on politics in the Middle East. He has published numerous articles and books and writes frequently for the New Yorker, the New York Times Magazine, and the New York Review of Books.

Columbia University Press

Table of Contents

WarConquerorsDayanEnd of an AffairFar City in the FogFlight into EgyptA Blood-Dimmed TideJerusalem BluesIntifada: The Palestinian Uprising, IIntifada: The Palestinian Uprising, IIPeace NowLetter from AlexandriaA Crisis in the GulfAnother WarA Visit with ArafatPeacemakersLook Over JordanThe Politics of MemoryEgypt's IcebergPolitics and ArchaeologyThe Demons of the Jews

Columbia University Press

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