Catalog

Libraries are reopening in stages. Please check with the library prior to visiting. Returned items will be quarantined for 72 hours so they will appear on your account during that time. No fines will be accrued during quarantine time.

Record Details

Catalog Search



Black wave : Saudi Arabia, Iran, and the forty-year rivalry that unraveled culture, religion and collective memory in the Middle East / by Kim Ghattas.

Ghattas, Kim, (author.).

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Lackawanna County Library System.

Current holds

0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Carbondale Public Library 955.053 GHATTAS (Text) 50688010774207 Stacks Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781250131201
  • ISBN: 1250131200
  • Physical Description: xvii, 377 pages : map ; 25 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Henry Holt and Company, 2020.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
PART I. REVOLUTION -- Cassette Revolution -- Today Tehran, Tomorrow Jerusalem -- Bleeding Heart -- Darkness. PART II. COMPETITION -- I Killed the Pharaoh -- No Dupatta -- Kerbala in Beirut -- Shia Kafir -- Mecca is Mine -- D├ętente -- Black Wave -- Generation 9-11. Part III. WAR -- Cain and Abel -- Fracture -- Surrender -- Counter-Revolution -- Between ISIS and IRGC -- Achilles' Heel -- Murder on the Bosporus.
Summary, etc.:
"The bestselling author of The Secretary tells the gripping story of the real roots of the Sunni-Shia conflict in Middle East in the 1979 Iran Revolution that changed the region forever"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Islam and politics > Middle East.
Middle East > History > 1979-
Iran > History > Revolution, 1979 > Influence.
Patron Reviews:
Series:
Awards:
Similar Books:
Other Editions:

Additional Resources