Ike’s Gamble: America’s Rise to Dominance in the Middle East
Michael Scott Doran
January 18, 2017, 7:30 pm – 8:45 pm
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This major retelling of the Suez Crisis of 1956—one of the most important events in the history of US policy in the Middle East—shows how President Eisenhower came to realize that Israel, not Egypt, is America’s strongest regional ally.