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Book review: ISIS: a history by Fawaz A. Gerges

Harmer, Chris (2016) Book review: ISIS: a history by Fawaz A. Gerges. LSE Review of Books (06 May 2016). Website.

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What explains the rise of ISIS and what does its ascent suggest about the future of the Middle East? In ISIS: A History, LSE Professor Fawaz A. Gerges provides a history of the emergence and growth of ISIS that dispels with many myths and misconceptions. Chris Harmer hails this as an important book, written with a clarity that will appeal within and beyond academic, diplomatic and policy-making circles.

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Additional Information: © 2016 LSE Review of Books
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: J Political Science > JZ International relations
Date Deposited: 13 Jun 2016 09:19
Last Modified: 15 Sep 2023 20:18

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