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Author Kahana, Ephraim.

Title Historical dictionary of Middle Eastern intelligence / Ephraim Kahana, Muhammad Suwaed
Published Lanham, Md. : Scarecrow Press, 2009
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Description 1 online resource (xl, 362 pages)
Series Historical dictionaries of intelligence and counterintelligence ; 10
Historical dictionaries of intelligence and counterintelligence ; no. 10
Contents Historical Dictionary of Middle Eastern Intelligence; Contents; Editor's Foreword; Preface; Acknowledgments; Acronyms and Abbreviations; Chronology; Introduction; THE DICTIONARY; Bibliography; About the Authors
Summary Given the rivalries and suspicions prevailing in the Middle East, it is not surprising that most of these states are very concerned about espionage and infiltration. With the additional threat of terrorism, nuclear weapons, a large U.S. military presence, and the Arab-Israeli conflict, the result is an impressively busy intelligence industry, proportionately larger and more extensive than in most other regions. The Historical Dictionary of Middle East Intelligence addresses intelligence issues in the region from ancient history and the Middle Ages through modern times, covering the decline of
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 327-359)
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Subject Espionage -- Middle East -- History -- Dictionaries.
Intelligence service -- Middle East -- History -- Dictionaries.
Military intelligence -- Middle East -- History -- Dictionaries.
Genre/Form Dictionaries.
Form Electronic book
Author Suwaed, Muhammad.
ISBN 0810863022 (electronic bk.)
9780810863026 (electronic bk.)
(cloth ; alk. paper)
(cloth ; alk. paper)