Eisenhower, the Cold War & the Middle East
Lecture no. 7 from the course: The U.S. and the Middle East: 1914 to 9/11
Taught by Professor Salim Yaqub | 31 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online History Courses
President Eisenhower's responses to the challenge of Middle Eastern nationalists include a successful effort to overthrow the regime of Muhammad Mossadeq in Iran and a less successful effort to arrest the drift of Egypt's Gamal Abdel Nasser toward the Soviet orbit.