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The Resource The outlaw state : Saddam Hussein's quest for power and the Gulf crisis, Elaine Sciolino

The outlaw state : Saddam Hussein's quest for power and the Gulf crisis, Elaine Sciolino

Label
The outlaw state : Saddam Hussein's quest for power and the Gulf crisis
Title
The outlaw state
Title remainder
Saddam Hussein's quest for power and the Gulf crisis
Statement of responsibility
Elaine Sciolino
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The story of Saddam Hussein and his fierce determination to turn Iraq into a regional superpower in the Middle East which lead to the Persian Gulf War
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sciolino, Elaine
Dewey number
956.704/3
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
DS79.7
LC item number
.S25 1991
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hussein, Saddam
  • Hussein, Saddam
  • Hussein, Saddam
  • Persian Gulf War (1991)
  • Iraq
  • Persian Gulf War, 1991
  • Politics and government
  • Iraq
  • Politik
  • Geschichte (1979-1991)
  • Irak
  • Politik
  • Irak
Label
The outlaw state : Saddam Hussein's quest for power and the Gulf crisis, Elaine Sciolino
Link
http://www.booknotes.org/Watch/20073-1/Elaine+Sciolino.aspx
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 303-308) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- The mother of all battles -- State-building on the ruins of Mesopotamia -- From the tribesman to the mythmaker -- Terror and enticement -- The Iran-Orag War : Saladin and the messiah -- Inside the Middle East cauldron -- The arming of Oraq -- A case study in failed policy -- The regional superpower -- The invasion of Kuwait -- The drift to war -- The degradation of Iraq -- Appendix
Control code
ocm23584115
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
320 pages
Isbn
9780471542995
Lccn
91012940
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o23584115
  • (OCoLC)23584115
Label
The outlaw state : Saddam Hussein's quest for power and the Gulf crisis, Elaine Sciolino
Link
http://www.booknotes.org/Watch/20073-1/Elaine+Sciolino.aspx
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 303-308) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- The mother of all battles -- State-building on the ruins of Mesopotamia -- From the tribesman to the mythmaker -- Terror and enticement -- The Iran-Orag War : Saladin and the messiah -- Inside the Middle East cauldron -- The arming of Oraq -- A case study in failed policy -- The regional superpower -- The invasion of Kuwait -- The drift to war -- The degradation of Iraq -- Appendix
Control code
ocm23584115
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
320 pages
Isbn
9780471542995
Lccn
91012940
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o23584115
  • (OCoLC)23584115

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