The presidential elections in Egypt, scheduled for March 26-28, are expected to give President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi a second term.
Why, one might ask, do we need another book on the Nasser years?
Ron David begins Arabs and Israel for Beginners by explaining that he wants to let the reader know ''where his book is heading.
This book is a remarkable record of the 48 years Charles Arnot spent as an American journalist covering every
Gilles Kepel is a Fr
Palestinians today are fleeing Israeli oppression-and seeking statehood-on two paths, the Islamic and the Nationalist.
Avi Shlaim, author of the masterly Collusion Across the Jordan (1988), has written a short history of Western interven