Al-Sharit al-Lubnani al-Muhtall: Masalik al-Ihtilal, Masarat al-Muwajahah, Masa'ir al-Ahali (The occupied Lebanese border strip: Paths of occupation, lines of confrontation, the fate of the population), by Mundhir Mahmud Jabir. Beirut: Institute for Palestine Studies, 1999. xxxvi + 818 pages. Bibliography to p. 837. Index to p. 890. $25.00 cloth.
As'ad Abukhalil is associate professor of political science at California State University, Stanislaus, and research fellow at the Center for Middle Eastern Studies at the University of California, Berkeley.