Philips, Christopher. 2016. The Battle for Syria: International Rivalry in the New Middle East.
Yale University Press, 320pp. ISBN-10: 9780300217179; ISBN-13: 978-0300217179; Kindle $20.18; Hardcover $19.59; Paperback $23.99

Fouad Mami | 29 April 2021

The Battle for Syria contends that no solid understanding of the ongoing mayhem in Syria is possible without an equal consideration of the country’s internal and external conditions. Most studies on Syria focus on the internal structure of the regime: its sectarian components which allegedly makes it ‘coup-proofed’