A Peace to End All Peace

The Fall of the Ottoman Empire and the Creation of the Modern Middle East
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Product Number: Z100143159
Released: Dec 25, 2018
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ISBN: #9781977313751
Narrator/s: David de Vries
Publisher: Tantor Media, Inc
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The Middle East has long been a region of rival religions, ideologies, nationalisms, and ambitions. All of these conflicts-including the hostilities between Arabs and Israelis, and the violent challenges posed by Iraq's competing sects-are rooted in the region's political inheritance: the arrangements, unities, and divisions imposed by the Allies after the First World War. In A Peace to End All Peace, David Fromkin reveals how and why the Allies drew lines on an empty map that remade the geography and politics of the Middle East. Focusing on the formative years of 1914 to 1922, when all seemed possible, he delivers in this sweeping and magisterial book the definitive account of this defining time, showing how the choices narrowed and the Middle East began along a road that led to the conflicts and confusion that continue to this day. A new afterword from Fromkin, written for this edition of the book, includes his invaluable, updated assessment of this region of the world today, and on what this history has to teach us.

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Author(s): David Fromkin
Original Publish Date: Dec 25, 2018

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A Peace to End All Peace
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Author(s): David Fromkin
Narrator(s): David de Vries
Product Number DD41436
Released: Dec 25, 2018
Business Term: Purchase
Publisher: Tantor Media, Inc
ISBN: #9781630156060
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Author(s): David Fromkin
Genre: History
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Released: Oct 28, 2013
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Publisher: Henry Holt and Co.
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