Author(s): Robin Wright
A field report by a renowned regional specialist documents the major crises that have overshadowed the Middle East throughout the past thirty years, offering insight into the decisive events that are reshaping the region.
aWright has long been one of the best-informed American journalists covering the Middle East, and her reputation is born out here....Her book will be essential reading for anybody who wants to know where it is heading.aaNew York Times Book Review.a
a"The New York Times Book Review"
aIf there is such a thing as a pinnacle in the landscape of international journalism, Robin Wright surely stands atop it.a
a"The New York Review of Books"
aA thought-provoking and eminently readable look at the current and future generation of leaders in that important, politically troubled region. . . . Wrightas skills at old-fashioned shoe-leather reporting are very much in evidence.a
aThe Boston Globe