RT Web Page DB /z-wcorg/ DS http://worldcat.org ID 798533434 LA English UL http://public.eblib.com/choice/publicfullrecord.aspx?p=957709 T1 Why Did the United States Invade Iraq? A1 Cramer, Jane K., Thrall, A. Trevor., PB Taylor & Francis PP Hoboken YR 2011 SN 9780203804568 0203804562 AB This edited volume presents the foremost scholarly thinking on why the US invaded Iraq in 2003, a pivotal event in both modern US foreign policy and international politics. In the years since the US invasion of Iraq it has become clear that the threat of weapons of mass destruction was not as urgent as the Bush administration presented it and that Saddam Hussein was not involved with either Al Qaeda or 9/11. Many consider the war a mistake and question why Iraq was invaded. A majority of Americans now believe that the public were deliberately misled by the Bush administration in order to bolst.