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Author Yetiv, Steven A.

Title The Persian Gulf crisis / Steve A. Yetiv
Published Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 1997
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Description 1 online resource (xxi, 197 pages) : illustrations, maps
Series Greenwood Press guides to historic events of the twentieth century, 1092-177X
Greenwood Press guides to historic events of the twentieth century. 1092-177X
Contents [ch]. 1. Drama in the desert: an overview of the crisis -- [ch]. 2. War erupts in a storm: the continuation of diplomacy by air and on the ground -- [ch]. 3. From Truman to Desert Storm: the rising eagle in the Persian Gulf -- [ch]. 4. President Bush and Saddam Hussein: a classic case of individuals driving history -- [ch]. 5. West arms a brutal dictator: can proliferation be controlled in the Post-Cold Ward world? -- [ch]. 6. United Nations and collective security: was the Gulf War a model for the future? -- [ch]. 7. Impact of the Gulf War: the operation was a success but the patient lived
Summary An examination of the Gulf War conflict looks as the history of strike in the Middle East, the key individuals involved, and the consequences of this event
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 189-193) and index
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Subject Persian Gulf War, 1991.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 96006554
ISBN 0313008183 (electronic bk.)
0313299439 (alk. paper)
9780313008184 (electronic bk.)
9780313299438 (alk. paper)