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The Resource Into the desert : reflections on the Gulf War, edited by Jeffrey A. Engel ; contributors ... Jeffrey A. Engel ... [et al.]

Into the desert : reflections on the Gulf War, edited by Jeffrey A. Engel ; contributors ... Jeffrey A. Engel ... [et al.]

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Into the desert : reflections on the Gulf War
Title
Into the desert
Title remainder
reflections on the Gulf War
Statement of responsibility
edited by Jeffrey A. Engel ; contributors ... Jeffrey A. Engel ... [et al.]
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Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In the decade following the first Gulf War, most observers regarded it as an exemplary effort by the international community to lawfully and forcefully hold a regional aggressor in check. Interpretations have changed with the times. The Gulf War led to the stationing of US troops in Saudi Arabia, an important contributing cause of the 9/11 attacks
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Writing style
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10173917
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
956.7044/2
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
DS79.719
LC item number
.I67 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Engel, Jeffrey A
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True
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  • Persian Gulf War, 1991
  • Persian Gulf War, 1991
Target audience
adult
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reflections on the Gulf War
Label
Into the desert : reflections on the Gulf War, edited by Jeffrey A. Engel ; contributors ... Jeffrey A. Engel ... [et al.]
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Foreword / Ryan C. Crocker -- The Gulf War at the end of the Cold War and beyond / Jeffrey A. Engel -- The Gulf War : its place in history / Richard N. Haass -- The international politics of the Gulf War / Lawrence Freedman -- The last war syndrome : how the United States and Iraq learned the wrong lessons from Desert Storm / Michael R. Gordon -- The Arab dimension of Saddam Hussein's calculations : what we have learned from Iraqi records / Shibley Telhami
Control code
2012010283
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xx, 206 p.
Isbn
9780199796281
Lccn
2012010283
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Into the desert : reflections on the Gulf War, edited by Jeffrey A. Engel ; contributors ... Jeffrey A. Engel ... [et al.]
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Foreword / Ryan C. Crocker -- The Gulf War at the end of the Cold War and beyond / Jeffrey A. Engel -- The Gulf War : its place in history / Richard N. Haass -- The international politics of the Gulf War / Lawrence Freedman -- The last war syndrome : how the United States and Iraq learned the wrong lessons from Desert Storm / Michael R. Gordon -- The Arab dimension of Saddam Hussein's calculations : what we have learned from Iraqi records / Shibley Telhami
Control code
2012010283
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xx, 206 p.
Isbn
9780199796281
Lccn
2012010283
Other physical details
ill.

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