The Interwar Period
Lecture no. 3 from the course: The U.S. and the Middle East: 1914 to 9/11
Taught by Professor Salim Yaqub | 29 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online History Courses
A look at American interest in the Middle East between the wars reveals our focus shifting in the 1930s to American interest in Saudi Arabian oil and the increasing activism of American Zionism in response to Hitler's persecution of German Jews.