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Iraq's road to war

Author: Barry Rubin; Amatzia Baram
Publisher: London : MacMillan, 1993.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Asking what forces and factors led Iraq into two wars in the space of a decade (the Iran-Iraq War and the Gulf War), this book shows how President Saddam Hussain's decision-making and Iraq's domestic  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Haifa (1991)
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Iraq's road to war.
Basingstoke : Macmillan, 1994
(OCoLC)891944067
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Barry Rubin; Amatzia Baram
ISBN: 0333694333 9780333694336 0333618920 9780333618929
OCLC Number: 222186354
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xv, 304 pages ; 21 cm
Contents: Introduction - Amatzia Baram & Barry Rubin - PART 1: IRAQ'S POLITICS, ECONOMICS AND SOCIETY - Why Iraq Invaded Kuwait and Lost the Gulf War - The Iraqi Invasion of Kuwait: Decisionmaking in Baghdad; Amatzia Baram - Iraq's Army: Military Weakness, Political Utility; Mark Heller - Iraq's Resentful Shia and Kurdish Communities; Ofra Bengio - The Crisis's Economic Roots and Repercussions - Iraq's Economy and International Sanctions; Patrick Clawson - Iraq and The World Oil Market: Oil and Power After The Gulf War; Robert J. Lieber - PART 2: IRAQ FOREIGN RELATIONS - The Arab World and Iraq - Kuwait: Between Surrender and Defiance; Joseph Kostiner - Saudi Arabia: The Bank Vault Next Door; Jacob Goldberg - Jordan's Relations with Iraq: Ally or Victim; Joseph Nevo - PLO: Brother's Keepers, Losers Weepers; Barry Rubin - A Modus Vivendi Challenged: The Arabs in Israel and the Gulf War; Ian Pappe - Syria: Iraq's Radical Nemesis; Michael Eppel - Egypt in the Gulf Crisis; Yoram Meital - The Regional Powers and Iraq - Turkey: Iraq's European Neighbour; David Kushner - Iran: War Ended, Hostility Continued; Shaul Bakhash - Israel Faces Iraq: The Politics of Confrontation; Avner Yaniv - The World and Iraq - The United States and Iraq: From Appeasement to War; Barry Rubin - Western Europe and Iraq: The Cases of France and West Germany; Helmut Hubel - The Gulf Crisis in Historical Perspective; P.J. Vatikiotis - Notes on Contributors - Index
Responsibility: edited by Amatzia Baram & Barry Rubin.

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