The great war for civilisation: the conquest of the Middle East / Robert Fisk. Robert Fisk.

The great war for civilisation: the conquest of the Middle East / Robert Fisk

London: Fourth Estate, 2005. 1st Edition 3rd Impression. Fine cloth copy in a near-fine, very slightly edge-nicked and dust-dulled dust wrapper, now mylar-sleeved. Remains particularly well-preserved overall; tight, bright, clean and strong. Item #344033

Physical description: xxvi, 1366 pages: maps; 24 cm. Contents: 'One of our brothers had a dream ... ' -- 'They shoot Russians' -- The choirs of Kandahar -- The carpet-weavers -- The path to war -- 'The whirlwind war' -- 'War against war' and the fast train to paradise -- Drinking the poisoned chalice -- 'Sentenced to suffer death' -- The first holocaust -- Fifty thousand miles from Palestine -- The last colonial war -- The girl and the child and love -- 'Anything to wipe out a devil' -- Planet damnation -- Betrayal -- The land of graves -- The plague -- Now thrive the armourers -- Even to kings, he comes -- Why? -- The die is cast -- Atomic dog, annihilator, arsonist, anthrax and Agamemnon -- Into the wilderness. Subjects: War correspondents Middle East. Politics and government. War correspondents. Middle East History, Military.
Middle East History, Military 21st century.

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