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The Struggle for the Middle East

By Patrick Seale; Maureen McConville

University of California Press, Paperback, 9780520069763, 576pp.

Publication Date: January 11, 1990

This is a book in the finest tradition of investigative scholarship. The research is awesome. . . . Seale's great strength is his ability to explain the confusing kaleidoscopic nature of Middle Eastern diplomacy. He understands the game being played and also knows the players. . . . An] impressive book. "Los Angeles Times Book Review.