Reagan & the Middle East
Lecture no. 18 from the course: The U.S. and the Middle East: 1914 to 9/11
Taught by Professor Salim Yaqub | 32 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online History Courses
This look at President Reagan's policies pays close attention to his efforts to contain militant Islam, especially in Lebanon, and includes the Marine barracks bombing, the highjacking of TWA Flight 847, and the arms-for-hostages machinations of Irangate.