The Resource The road to Fatima Gate : the Beirut Spring, the rise of Hezbollah, and the Iranian war against Israel, by Michael J. Totten

The road to Fatima Gate : the Beirut Spring, the rise of Hezbollah, and the Iranian war against Israel, by Michael J. Totten

Label
The road to Fatima Gate : the Beirut Spring, the rise of Hezbollah, and the Iranian war against Israel
Title
The road to Fatima Gate
Title remainder
the Beirut Spring, the rise of Hezbollah, and the Iranian war against Israel
Statement of responsibility
by Michael J. Totten
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The Road to Fatima Gate is a first-person narrative account of revolution, terrorism, and war during history's violent return to Lebanon after fifteen years of quiet. Michael J. Totten's version of events in one of the most volatile countries in the world's most volatile region is one part war correspondence, one part memoir, and one part road movie. He sets up camp in a tent city built in downtown Beirut by anti-Syrian dissidents, is bullied and menaced by Hezbollah's supposedly friendly "media relations" department, crouches under fire on the Lebanese-Israeli border during the six-
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
E7B
Dewey number
956.05/3
Index
index present
LC call number
DS87.5
LC item number
.T67 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
The road to Fatima Gate : the Beirut Spring, the rise of Hezbollah, and the Iranian war against Israel, by Michael J. Totten
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Introduction the beirut spring; chapter one state within a state; chapter two hanging with hezbollah; chapter three we know where you live; chapter four the shatter zone; chapter five welcome to hezbollah land; chapter six something dark is coming; chapter seven everything couldexplode at any moment; chapter eight the july war; chapter nine hezbollah's putsch; chapter ten from jerusalem to beirut; chapter eleven so this is our victory; chapter twelve the siege of ain ebel; chapter thirteen the solution is in tehran; chapter fourteen guns in the capital
  • Chapter fifteen götterdämmerungchapter sixteen the mystic in his bunker; chapter seventeen the arabist in his palace; chapter eighteen the warlord in his castle; chapter nineteen a hurricane in the land of the cedars; epilogue death to the dictator; acknowledgments; endnotes; index
Control code
ocn726826912
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 350 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781594036552
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b2527191x
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)726826912
  • pebco1283073528

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
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