This clear, balanced and authoritative survey of the history of the region is now fully up to date again. The text contains a general regional introduction, followed by a series of country-by-country analyses, and a section which places the Near East in the international context. Professor Yapp' s new edition covers recent dramatic events including the end of the Cold War, the Kuwayt Crisis of 1990/91, and the continuing conflict in Israel, as well as assessing the huge social and economic changes in the region. It will be essential reading for students and scholars concerned with modern middle eastern history and politics of the middle east.D.A. Rustow, Turkey: Americaa#39;s Forgotten Ally, 1987, is averyuseful andup to dateshort sketch ofTurkey. ... Another general history withafull bibliographyis that byStanford J. Shaw, History of the Ottoman Empire andTurkey, vol 2, Cambridge 1977. ... An important book which describes fundamental changes in Turkish political development during the period is F.W. Frey, The ... The best narrative historyof Turkey coveringthe periodafter 1950 is Feroz Ahmad, The Turkish Experiment inanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Near East since the First World War|
|Publisher||:||Routledge - 2014-10-17|