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Best of enemies. Part one, 1783-1953 : a history of US and Middle East relations

Author: Jean-Pierre Filiu; David B
Publisher: London : SelfMadeHero, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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It was an American who first described the "Barbary" lands of the Mediterranean basin as "the Middle East" - a region by which America, ever since its own revolutionary foundation, has always measured its power. Acclaimed historian Jean-Pierre Filiu and award-winning artist David B. tell the story of the blockades, broadsides, and betrayals of this foreign affair - a wary co-dependency that, from the Epic of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Comic books, strips, etc
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jean-Pierre Filiu; David B
ISBN: 9781906838454 1906838453
OCLC Number: 813022637
Notes: Originally published in French by Futuropolis in 2011.
Description: 116 p. : chiefly ill. ; 25 cm.
Other Titles: 1783-1953
Responsibility: Jean-Pierre Filiu & David B.

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David B. and Filiu draw striking parallels between ancient and contemporary political history in this look at US-Middle East relations. The reader is transported to the pirate-choked Mediterranean  Read more...

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