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When God made hell : the British invasion of Mesopotamia and the creation of Iraq, 1914-1921

Author: Charles Townshend
Publisher: London : Faber and Faber, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"In 'When God Made Hell', Charles Townshend charts Britain's path from one of its worst military disasters to extraordinary success with largely unintended consequences, through overconfidence, incompetence and dangerously vague policy."--Publisher's description.
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Charles Townshend
ISBN: 9780571237197 0571237193
OCLC Number: 645674047
Description: xxiv, 591 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Charles Townshend.

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Since 2003, Iraq has rarely left the headlines. But less discussed is the fact that Iraq was created by the British. This book charts Britain's path from one of its worst military disasters to  Read more...

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