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The Resource The Arabists : the romance of an American elite, Robert D. Kaplan

The Arabists : the romance of an American elite, Robert D. Kaplan

Label
The Arabists : the romance of an American elite
Title
The Arabists
Title remainder
the romance of an American elite
Statement of responsibility
Robert D. Kaplan
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The romance of an American Elite
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1952-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kaplan, Robert D.
Dewey number
327.730174927
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
DS63.2.U5
LC item number
K35 1993
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • Middle East specialists
  • Arab countries
  • United States
  • Politische Elite
  • Geschichte
Label
The Arabists : the romance of an American elite, Robert D. Kaplan
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 313-317) 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
Dream. Home to Lebanon -- The finest site in all Beirut -- Sand-mad Englishmen -- End of the rainbow -- Reality. Mr. Foreign service -- Old Hands -- Never a dull moment -- Aggrieved area experts -- Mugged by reality -- Horan of Arabia -- Indiana Jones -- Debacle. The icy eyes that had contemplated Nineveh -- Cowering in a dark ally -- Hostage to idealism -- Redemption. A new species?
Control code
28182832
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xi, 333 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780029167854
Lccn
93004321
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)1554123
Label
The Arabists : the romance of an American elite, Robert D. Kaplan
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 313-317) 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
Dream. Home to Lebanon -- The finest site in all Beirut -- Sand-mad Englishmen -- End of the rainbow -- Reality. Mr. Foreign service -- Old Hands -- Never a dull moment -- Aggrieved area experts -- Mugged by reality -- Horan of Arabia -- Indiana Jones -- Debacle. The icy eyes that had contemplated Nineveh -- Cowering in a dark ally -- Hostage to idealism -- Redemption. A new species?
Control code
28182832
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xi, 333 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780029167854
Lccn
93004321
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)1554123

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