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Encounter with Reality: Reagan and the Middle East (the First Term)
Encounter with Reality: Reagan and the Middle East (the First Term)
By Nimrod Novik
Westview Press (with the Jaffee Center for Strategic Studies, Tel Aviv Univ, 1986, 106 pp
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An Israeli scholar's summary treatment and critique of U.S. policy in the Middle East since 1960. He is well informed and reasonably objective, although the "realities" he describes are tinged with Israeli views and interests. Novik is now an adviser to Prime Minister Shimon Peres.