Beirut 1958: How America's Wars in the Middle East Began (Paperback)

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Bruce Riedel's book tells the now-forgotten story (forgotten, that is, in the United States) of the first U.S. combat operation in the Middle East. Find out about the 1958 U.S. intervention that succeeded and apply those lessons to today's conflicts in the Middle East.

About the Author


Bruce Riedel is the Director of the Intelligence Project at the Brookings Institution and a Senior Fellow in the Center for Middle East Studies. He is the author of Kings and Presidents: Saudi Arabia and the United States since FDR and five other books. Prior to coming to Brookings, he served thirty years in the Central Intelligence Agency with postings in the Middle East and Europe, and in the White House and Pentagon.


Product Details
ISBN: 9780815740551
ISBN-10: 0815740557
Publisher: Brookings Institution Press
Publication Date: June 15th, 2023
Pages: 144
Language: English