A reference series on the politics of the Middle East. This volume covers 1999 with chapters on regional, Arab-Israeli, and Islamic affairs, and country-by-country surveys of all the Arab states, Israel, Turkey, and Iran.
"One of the best regular guides to the politics and international relations of the region that money can buy—packed with data, analysis, and insight."—British Society of Middle Eastern Studies Journal
Bruce Maddy-Weitzman, senior research fellow at the Moshe Dayan Center, specializes in modern and contemporary Middle Eastern history, inter-Arab relations, and the modern Maghrib. He is the author of The Crystallization of the Arab State System, 194 5-19 54, also published by Syracuse University Press.