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Toppling Qaddafi : Libya and the limits of liberal intervention

Author: Christopher Chivvis
Publisher: New York, NY, USA : Cambridge University Press, 2014.
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"Toppling Qaddafi is a carefully researched, highly readable look at the role of the United States and NATO in Libya's war of liberation and its lessons for future military interventions. Based on extensive interviews within the US government, this book recounts the story of how the United States and its European allies went to war against Muammar Qaddafi in 2011, why they won the war, and what the implications for  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Chivvis, Christopher.
Toppling Qaddafi
(DLC) 2013029439
(OCoLC)858610544
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Christopher Chivvis
ISBN: 9781139649704 1139649701
OCLC Number: 881237232
Description: 1 online resource (xviii, 249 pages) : illustrations
Contents: 1. Libya and the light footprint --
2. Precipitous crisis --
3. The pivots of war --
4. Crippling Qaddafi and infighting over NATO --
5. Stalemate --
6. Grinding away --
7. Sudden success --
8. The impact of the war and its implications.
Responsibility: Christopher S. Chivvis, RAND Corporation.
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