|Amazon Price||New from||Used from|
A must read for a thorough understanding of current Iran and the greater Middle East.
Baer's major message in this book, like his previous books "Sleeping With the Devil" and "See No Evil," is that what we don't know CAN hurt us.
Finally, in 2007 Iran sent emissaries to all Gulf states telling them that if the U.S. attacks us we will destroy your oil facilities.
The gospel according to Robert Baer: Iran is the new superpower in the Middle East, having reached that status by its own strategic cunning combined with America's misguided... Read morePublished 1 month ago by Daniel R. Baker
I found Mr. Baer's book fascinating in many ways. Of course, this book was written in 2008, before the rise of the Sunni ISIS conflagration. Mr. Read morePublished 2 months ago by yoelarry
This is a "must" read for anyone with the vaguest interest in what's happening in the world, and particularly the Middle East. Read morePublished 4 months ago by D. B. Hopkins
Well researched and highly informative. It reveals how Iran has become a de facto super power in the Persian Gulf region.Published 4 months ago by HD
Too interesting to put down. Mr. Baer captures his audience by offering his real world insights about the Middle East and his experiences as a case officer. Read morePublished 5 months ago by John Fadd
With the Republicans recently taking control of American legislation, the Kremlin's continued mischief and ISIL's bloody marauding showing few signs of slowing The Devil We Know is... Read morePublished 5 months ago by C.C. Ryan
I have not read the book, but will soon. I know the author has a fine track record.Published 7 months ago by EasyCo
This book, though a little dated, is an excellent alternate read on the Middle East. Robert Baer gives a very good and knowledgable view of Iran's role in many events in the area,... Read morePublished 7 months ago by Dean R. Peterson