A History of the Modern Middle East

This book provides an analysis of modern Middle Eastern history.

A History of the Modern Middle East by William L. Cleveland provides an analysis of modern Middle Eastern history, from the Ottoman and Egyptian reforms, through the challenge of Western imperialism, to the Iranian Revolution and the Gulf War.

While built around a framework of political history, the book also carefully integrates social, cultural, and economic developments into a single, carefully crafted account.

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