“this informative, well-written, and highly controversial book will be enlightening for readers unfamiliar with the long history of war between these two faiths. . . .”
“an outstanding primer to understanding this very complex and tragic conflict . . .”
“the work weeps melancholy and sadness as one would expect from someone who so clearly loves his country.”
The front cover of The Battle for Syria shows a hand composed of the flags of regional and international powers reaching across a bullet-ridden map of Syria.