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The Resource Cold war in the Islamic world : Saudi Arabia, Iran and the struggle for supremacy, Dilip Hiro

Cold war in the Islamic world : Saudi Arabia, Iran and the struggle for supremacy, Dilip Hiro

Label
Cold war in the Islamic world : Saudi Arabia, Iran and the struggle for supremacy
Title
Cold war in the Islamic world
Title remainder
Saudi Arabia, Iran and the struggle for supremacy
Statement of responsibility
Dilip Hiro
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The foundational schism between Sunni Arabia and Shia Persia manifests itself in geopolitics, as Kingdom and Islamic Republic compete
Cataloging source
YDX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hiro, Dilip
Dewey number
  • 327.5/38/055
  • 956.05/4
Index
index present
LC call number
DS228.I7
LC item number
H57 2018
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Saudi Arabia
  • Iran
  • Middle East
  • Diplomatic relations
  • Politics and government
  • Iran
  • Middle East
  • Saudi Arabia
  • Konflikt
  • Iran
  • Saudi-Arabien
Label
Cold war in the Islamic world : Saudi Arabia, Iran and the struggle for supremacy, Dilip Hiro
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 435-436) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Black gold and America shape Iran and Saudi Arabia -- Faisal's enduring imprint; the Shah's vaulting ambition -- An Islamic revolution in Iran; Initial misreading by the Saudis -- Iran's second revolution; a millennial challenge to the House of Saud -- The Iran-Iraq War steels Khomeini's regime -- The Saudi-Iranian race to influence the Muslim world -- Saudi Arabia at the center of the twentieth century's last major war -- Saudi-Iranian détente -- The Gulf rivals' eastward march -- Iran's nuclear saga; and Iraq averts an inter-sectarian war -- The Arab Spring - reversed by a Saudi-backed counterrevolution -- Multi-front cold war between Riyadh and Tehran -- Trump fuels Gulf rivals' cold war -- Conclusions -- Epilogue
Control code
1050132816
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xxi, 460 pages
Isbn
9780190944650
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)1050132816
Label
Cold war in the Islamic world : Saudi Arabia, Iran and the struggle for supremacy, Dilip Hiro
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 435-436) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Black gold and America shape Iran and Saudi Arabia -- Faisal's enduring imprint; the Shah's vaulting ambition -- An Islamic revolution in Iran; Initial misreading by the Saudis -- Iran's second revolution; a millennial challenge to the House of Saud -- The Iran-Iraq War steels Khomeini's regime -- The Saudi-Iranian race to influence the Muslim world -- Saudi Arabia at the center of the twentieth century's last major war -- Saudi-Iranian détente -- The Gulf rivals' eastward march -- Iran's nuclear saga; and Iraq averts an inter-sectarian war -- The Arab Spring - reversed by a Saudi-backed counterrevolution -- Multi-front cold war between Riyadh and Tehran -- Trump fuels Gulf rivals' cold war -- Conclusions -- Epilogue
Control code
1050132816
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xxi, 460 pages
Isbn
9780190944650
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)1050132816

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