Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 August 2019

280 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190056339

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The Poisoned Well

Empire and Its Legacy in the Middle East

Roger Hardy

  • Places the history of the Middle East within the larger, troubled legacy of Western imperialism
  • Looks at how Western imperialism shaped 10 states in the Middle East and led to today's conflicts
  • Includes compelling, firsthand accounts from European colonial administrators, soldiers, spies, and courtesans