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The arc of a covenant : the United States, Israel, and the fate of the Jewish people  Cover Image Book Book

The arc of a covenant : the United States, Israel, and the fate of the Jewish people / Walter Russell Mead.

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  • ISBN: 9780375414046
  • ISBN: 0375414045
  • Physical Description: 654 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 25 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2022.

Content descriptions

General Note:
"This is a Borzoi Book published by Alfred A. Knopf."
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
The mystery of Zion -- The quest for planet Vulcan -- A knock at the door -- George Washington and the Jews -- The end of history and the American mind -- Maelstrom -- Great decisions -- Blackstone and lodge -- American Cyrus -- Cyrus and Britain -- Cyrus and Stalin -- Cyrus agonistes -- The cold peace -- Alliance -- The great miscalculation -- The great MacGuffin and the quest for the Holy Grail -- Right nation -- Apocalypse now : Israel policy under George W. Bush -- Israel and the exceptional American left -- Cool hands, hot world -- American crisis and the fate of the Jews.
Summary, etc.:
"A groundbreaking work that overturns the conventional understanding of the Israeli-American relationship and, in doing so, explores how fundamental debates about American identity drive our country's foreign policy"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Arab-Israeli conflict.
Zionism > United States.
Religion and politics > United States.
United States > Foreign relations > Israel.
Israel > Foreign relations > United States.
Israel > Strategic aspects.
United States > Politics and government.

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East Grand Forks Campbell Library 327.73056 MEAD 2022 (Text) 523456 Non-Fiction Available -

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