America's Continuing Misadventures In The Middle East by Chas W. Freeman, Jr.America's Continuing Misadventures In The Middle East by Chas W. Freeman, Jr.

America's Continuing Misadventures In The Middle East

byChas W. Freeman, Jr.

Hardcover | May 1, 2016

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Chas W. Freeman Jr. is one of America's most brilliant and experienced diplomats and an outspoken advocate of diplomacy and other measures short of war to address international problems. In America's Continuing Misadventures in the Middle East, Freeman builds upon an earlier volume on Washington’s Middle East policies to examine the state of U.S. foreign policy in the region since 2010. In this volume, Freeman deploys his deep insight and wit to explore the ongoing ramifications of the Israel-Palestine conflict, the complex consequences of the Arab Spring, and the increasing roles played in the region by China and other powers. He also explores possible policy remedies for the United States’ many recent military and diplomatic “misadventures” in the Middle East.
Ambassador Chas W. Freeman, Jr. spent three decades as a U.S. diplomat, winding up his government service as Assistant Secretary of Defense for International Security Affairs. He was the principal American interpreter during President Nixon's breakthrough visit to Beijing; served as U.S. Ambassador to Saudi Arabia during Operations Des...
Title:America's Continuing Misadventures In The Middle EastFormat:HardcoverProduct dimensions:256 pages, 9 × 6 × 0.8 inShipping dimensions:9 × 6 × 0.8 inPublished:May 1, 2016Publisher:Just World BooksLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1682570045

ISBN - 13:9781682570043


Editorial Reviews

"If I could, I'd get this book on the curriculum of every service academy and defense college and university. Our military will pay the price for our wrong-headed policies unless we change them. Freeman shows the way.”M.J. Rosenberg, veteran political commentator