Our Last Best Chance; The Pursuit of Peace In a Time of Peril- by King Abdullah of Jordan
It is almost unprecedented for a king to write a memoir that tackle head-on the most explosive issues he faces. King Abdullah II had decided to do so now out of a sense of urgency, a conviction that the window for peace between Israel and the Palestinians is closing. For twelve years he has ruled Jordan, a country at the center of strategic discussions about the Arab-Israeli conflict, Iraq, Iran and terrorism, playing a defining role behind the scenes. But nothing in his upbringing gave him reason to believe that this would be his fate.