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Author Gerges, Fawaz A., 1958-
Title Making the Arab world : Nasser, Qutb, and the clash that shaped the Middle East / Fawaz A. Gerges.
Publication Info. Princeton : Princeton University Press, [2018]
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Description xx, 483 pages ; 25 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 407-465) and index.
Contents Egypt's "liberal age" -- The anti-colonial struggle and the dawn of underground politics -- The Free Officers and the Ikhwan -- The birth of the deep state and modern radical Islamism -- Young Gamal Abdel Nasser -- Young Sayyid Qutb -- The lion of the Arabs -- The accidental Islamist? -- Qutb's al-Tanzim al-Sirri -- The decline of the Nasserist project -- Sadat's coup and the Islamist revival -- The Mubarak era: keeping the Ikhwan in the freezer.
Subject Nasser, Gamal Abdel, 1918-1970.
Quṭb, Sayyid, 1906-1966.
Middle East -- Politics and government -- 1945-
Egypt -- Politics and government -- 1952-1970.
Arab nationalism -- Egypt.
Islamic fundamentalism -- Egypt.
Added Author New York Society Library. Book Committee. 2018. ZNS
Added Title Nasser, Qutb, and the clash that shaped the Middle East
Arab world
ISBN 9780691167886 (hardcover)