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tragedy of Lebanon

Jonathan Randal

tragedy of Lebanon

Christian warlords, Israeli adventurers and American bunglers

by Jonathan Randal

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Published by Hogarth in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Beirut (Lebanon) -- History.,
  • Lebanon -- History -- 1975-

  • Edition Notes

    Previous ed.: London : Chatto & Windus, 1983.

    StatementJonathan Randall.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS89.B4
    The Physical Object
    Pagination(350)p. ;
    Number of Pages350
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22337828M
    ISBN 100701209097

    Northern Lebanon is a land in turmoil. Long under the sway of the Assad regime in Syria, it is now a magnet for Sunni Muslim jihadists inspired by anti-Western and anti-Shi'i worldviews. The Sunni Tragedy in the Middle East describes in harrowing. In one of the world's oldest cities, cycles of hope and tragedy are captured in crime fiction. February 3, By Paul French Beirut—capital of Lebanon with a population of around two million in the city and surrounding area, swollen now by an influx of Syrian refugees.

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    Middle East John Waterbury The Sunni Tragedy in the Middle East: Northern Lebanon From al-Qaeda to ISIS BY BERNARD ROUGIER. Princeton University Press, , pp. Rougier masterfully guides readers deep into the complex terrain of northern Lebanese politics. It is a wondrous, if difficult, voyage.   This book by Rougier, an established scholar who knows Lebanon well, is a security/terrorism-oriented study of the Lebanese Sunni community. The title of Rougier’s book, The Sunni Tragedy in the Middle East, is an ambitious title and is reminiscent of Deborah Amos’s The Eclipse of the Sunnis: Power, Exile and Upheaval in the Middle : Ihsan Alkhatib.


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The Sunni Tragedy in the Middle East: Northern Lebanon from al-Qaeda to ISIS. The Sunni Tragedy in the Middle East describes in harrowing detail the struggle led by an active minority of jihadist militants, This book is a significant addition to the scholarship on modern Lebanon, political Islam in the Levant and the wider Middle East.

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2 Only the anthropologist Michael Gilsenan had studied the relations between forms of violence and power among the feudal lords of Akkar in North Lebanon, in his fine book, Lords of the Lebanese Marches: Violence and Narrative in an Arab Society (London and New York: I.).