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Hezbollah

A History of the "Party of God"

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HARDCOVER

$24.95 • £19.95 • €22.50

ISBN 9780674066519

Publication Date: 09/25/2012

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256 pages

5-1/2 x 8-1/4 inches

3 maps, 1 chart, 1 table

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  • List of Figures and Tables
    • Organizational Chart of the Hezbollah
    • Map of the Near and Middle East
    • Map of Lebanon
    • Map of Beirut
    • Table: Distribution of the Twenty-seven Shiite Seats in the Lebanese Parliament
  • Acknowledgments
  • Introduction
  • Part I: The “Party of God”: An Itinerary (1982–2009)
    • 1. 1982/1985–1991: A Militia of Professional Revolutionaries for the Disinherited Fringe
    • 2. 1992–2000: A State within the State, the Vietcong in the Heart of Singapore
    • 3. 2000–2009: A Model of Recovered Pride, a Contested National Party
  • Part II: Documents of the Hezbollah
    • Open Letter (February 16, 1985)
    • Political Charter (November 30, 2009)
  • Conclusion
  • Appendixes
    • Appendix A: Lexicon
    • Appendix B: Portraits
    • Appendix C: Cadres of the Hezbollah
  • Sources
  • Bibliography
  • Index

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