By William B. Quandt
During this well timed new version of Peace Process, William B. Quandt analyzes how every one U.S. president when you consider that Lyndon Johnson has handled the complicated problem of brokering peace within the heart East, from the 1967 Arab-Israeli conflict to the loss of life of Yasir Arafat. This vintage paintings has now been up-to-date to mirror lately declassified U.S. executive files and different released fabrics in terms of the Johnson, Nixon, and Clinton presidencies, and to hold the tale via George W. Bush’s first term.
About the Author
William B. Quandt is Edward R. Stettinius Professor of Politics on the collage of Virginia, and was once previously a senior fellow in overseas coverage reviews on the Brookings establishment. in the course of the Nixon and Carter years, he served at the employees of the nationwide safeguard Council and was once deeply considering the 1st Camp David negotiations, which ended in the Egyptian-Israeli peace treaty.
"Quandt's paintings . . . is likely one of the such a lot readable, complete, completely researched, dispassionate, sincere, reasonable, and but severe, account we have." -- Thomas R. Mattair, heart East Policy
From the interior Flap
"A masterful examine of yank international relations. Quandt's cogent research of the position of crises in defining the schedule for a succession of yankee presidents is equipped on new and unique proof. Peace method is needs to analyzing for someone attracted to the center East and American overseas coverage. it really is an everlasting research of yankee management in a afflicted and demanding a part of the world."--Janice Gross Stein, collage of Toronto
"Essential analyzing for these engaged or drawn to the current Israeli-Arab peace talks."--Ambassador Itamar Rabinovich, Embassy of Israel, Washington, D.C.
"Just the correct mix of excellent, out of date narrative diplomatic background and insightful interpretation. The publication really illuminates American overseas coverage concerning the Arab-Israeli clash, yet even as it bargains considerate research and interpretation of what international relations and American coverage is all about."--L. Carl Brown, Princeton University
PRAISE FOR the former EDITIONS:
"Clearly written, rigorously balanced and entire in scope.... may still end up important to all critical scholars of yank international policy."--New York instances publication evaluation
"A significant paintings, no matter if judged through the factors of classical diplomatic historical past or smooth political science."--Foreign Affairs
"Provides clean insights into the complexities of constructing the method and defining the substance of yank international policymaking."--Survival
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"A masterful research of yankee international relations. Quandt's cogent research of the function of crises in defining the schedule for a succession of yank presidents is outfitted on new and unique proof. Peace procedure is needs to studying for a person drawn to the center East and American overseas coverage. it truly is an everlasting examine of yankee management in a and demanding a part of the world."-Janice Gross Stein, collage of Toronto
"Essential analyzing for these engaged or drawn to the current Israeli-Arab peace talks."-Ambassador Itamar Rabinovich, Embassy of Israel, Washington, D.C.
"Just the right combination of excellent, out of date narrative diplomatic historical past and insightful interpretation. The booklet really illuminates American overseas coverage in regards to the Arab-Israeli clash, yet while it bargains considerate research and interpretation of what international relations and American coverage is all about."-L. Carl Brown, Princeton collage --This textual content refers back to the Hardcover edition.