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Bashar al-Assad

Head of State (born 11-Sep-1965)


David W. Lesch. The New Lion of Damascus: Bashar Al-Asad and Modern Syria. Yale University Press. 2005. 288pp.

Flynt Leverett. Inheriting Syria: Bashar's Trial by Fire. Brookings Institution Press. 2005. 286pp.

Volker Perthes. Syria Under Bashar Al-Asad: Modernisation and the Limits of Change. Oxford University Press. 2006. 78pp.

Eyal Zisser. Commanding Syria: Bashar Al-Asad and the First Years in Power. I. B. Tauris. 2007. 230pp.


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  6. Britannica Almanac 2006 (p.53)

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