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Inheriting Syria.

Leverett Flynt.

Inheriting Syria.

by Leverett Flynt.

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Published by Brookings Institution Press in S.l .
Written in English


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Open LibraryOL23070789M
ISBN 100815752032
OCLC/WorldCa426172401

  Inheriting Syria (Hardcover) Bashar's Trial by Fire. By Flynt Leverett. Brookings Institution Press, , pp. Publication Date: Ap SYRIA Inheriting Syria: Bashar's Trial by Fire, by Flynt Leverett. Washington, DC: Brookings Institution Press, xiii + pages. Notes to p. $ This book is valuable for its account of Syria under Bashar al-Asad but especially for its insights into the US policy process and the divisions within the US foreign policy.

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Syria has once again taken a place at the top of America’s Middle East policy agenda. The ancient city of Damascus occupies an important strategic position in the Middle East, one made even more Start Date: Inheriting Syria by Flynt Leverett Share this: Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window) Excerpts are provided by Dial-A-Book Inc. solely for the personal use of visitors to this web.


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But it has been rendered considerably less opaque thanks to Inheriting Syria, a succinct but masterful dissection by Flynt Leverett. Hafez Assad ruled Syria with an iron hand for three decades, beginning in He was crafty, brutal and relentless in promoting what he perceived as Syria's by: Syria has long presented a difficult problem for American policymakers.

Actively supportive of groups such as Hezbollah, it has occupied Lebanon for more than 20 years. Damascus remains intransigent on Israel's complete withdrawal from the disputed Golan Heights as /5. Syria has long presented a difficult problem for American policymakers.

Actively supportive of groups such as Hezbollah, it has occupied Lebanon for more than 20 : Flynt Leverett. The NOOK Book (eBook) of the Inheriting Syria: Bashar's Trial by Fire by Flynt Leverett at Barnes & Noble.

FREE Shipping on $35 or more!Book Edition: Revised Edition. Inheriting Syria is recommended for public and academic libraries and to those interested in Middle Eastern affairs.

Originally published on Curled Up With A Good Book at © Br. Benet Exton, O.S.B., Inheriting Syria: Bashar's trial by fire. [Flynt Lawrence Leverett] -- "A detailed analytic portrait of Syria under the Asad dynasty, offering a new strategy for achieving American foreign policy and security objectives in the Middle East, largely independent of the.

'Inheriting Syria' in the Modern Age Fresh Air Ma • Flynt Leverett is a senior fellow at the Saban Center for Middle East Policy at the Brookings : Flynt Leverett.

Inheriting Syria: Bashar's Trial by Fire - Kindle edition by Leverett, Flynt. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Inheriting Syria: Bashar's Trial by Fire/5(12).

Despite somewhat dry writing and rapidly evolving events on the ground, this is a compelling book for anyone interested in the Middle East.

Former U.S. State Department and C.I.A. Syria-expert Flynt Leverett covers the history, personalities and strategies of the late dictator, Hafiz Al-Asad, and his son, Bashar, Syria's 7/10(). Buy Inheriting Syria: Bashar's Trial by Fire by Flynt Leverett (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

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Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read Inheriting Syria: Bashar's Trial by Fire.3/5(3). Books and Articles on security issues relating to the Middle East. Books. Leverett, Flynt Lawrence. Inheriting Syria: Bashar's Trial by Fire. Washington: Brookings Institution Press, This book offers a detailed analytic portrait of the Syrian regime under the leadership of the Asad dynasty and the strategic legacy bequeathed from father to son.

Flynt Leverett, a former C.I.A. analyst and Bush official and the author of a new book on Assad, "Inheriting Syria," told me that this approach was carrying the Bush administration along a fixed path.

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Written for a general audience as well as the policymaking and academic communities,her iting Syria is is an important resource for all who seek deeper understanding of this enigmatic nation and its by: This book will be of high interest to those concerned about the Middle East, the war on terror, and the future of American foreign policy.

Written for a general audience as well as the policymaking and academic communities, her "iting Syria is is" an important resource for all who seek deeper understanding of this enigmatic nation and its. This is definitely the book to read for a balanced account of Syrian history and the future of Syria based on the history.

I study Syria extensively and this book is the best and most unbiased single book to read on the subject plain and simple/5. I gave my personal example about how I had web page printouts showing an update of my web blog titled “Inheriting Syria”. According the printouts the last update to “Inheriting Syria” was posted on the 29th of Nov.

I was at work that day with the US Forest Service and have a government print showing I worked 8 hours that day. A veteran expert on Middle East policy -- from the National Security Council and the State Department to the CIA -- Leverett has also written a new book, Inheriting Syria: Bashar’s Trial By Fire.

Despite somewhat dry writing and rapidly evolving events on the ground, this is a compelling book for anyone interested in the Middle East. Former U.S. State Department and C.I.A. Syria-expert Flynt Leverett covers the history, personalities and strategies of the late dictator, Hafiz Al-Asad, and his son, Bashar, Syria's current ruler.

Inheriting Syria. Book Description: Syria has long presented a difficult problem for American policymakers. Actively supportive of groups such as Hezbollah, it has occupied Lebanon for more than 20 years. Damascus remains intransigent on Israel's complete withdrawal from the disputed Golan Heights as the sine qua non for peace with that state.

Includes bibliographical references (p. ) and index The Syrian paradox -- Hafiz's legacy, Bashar's inheritance -- Bashar and the possibilities of domestic reform -- Bashar and Syria's place in the regional order -- Options and recommendations for U.S.

policy -- Appendixes -- Chronology of Bashar al-Asad's presidency, -- The statement of 99 and the statement of 1, -- UN Pages: Flynt Leverett talked about his book Inheriting Syria: Bashar’s Trial by Fire, published by Brookings Institution Press. Seymour Hersh, Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist for the New Yorker, and.The briefing's point of departure was Leverett's recently published book, Inheriting Syria: Bashar's Trial by Fire.

Describing the present time as "a critical moment for Syria," Leverett said this extends both to Syria's awkward strategic situation as well as to U.S. policy toward Damascus.