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Gulf Conflict

Roland Dannreuther

Gulf Conflict

a political and strategic analysis

by Roland Dannreuther

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Published by Published by Brassey"s for the International Institute for Strategic Studies in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Iraq-Kuwait Crisis, 1990-1991,
  • Persian Gulf Region -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementRoland Dannreuther.
    SeriesAdelphi papers -- 264, Adelphi papers -- no. 264
    ContributionsInternational Institute for Strategic Studies.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS79.72 D35 19923
    The Physical Object
    Pagination88 p. --
    Number of Pages88
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19096843M
    ISBN 100185753090X

      Includes bibliographical references (p. ) and index. The Gulf conflict, diplomacy and war in the new world orderPages: Buy Gulf Conflict Diplomacy and War in the New World Order by Freedman, Lawrence, Karsh, Efraim, Freedman &. Karsh (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders.5/5(1). Within months of the end of Desert Storm, a flood of instant histories of that war appeared. Now, with a bit more time and perspective, the first of the second wave of books on the Gulf crisis of has appeared. The authors write from an academic perspective, weighing available evidence, reaching conclusions carefully. The result is an excellent overview of the crisis. The authors are careful to distinguish between the general lessons about warfare that can be drawn from the Gulf War and those that are unique to this conflict. Throughout the book, the authors offer enough data to enable the reader to consider alternatives to Cordesman and .


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The generals' war: the inside story of the conflict in the Gulf User Review - Not Available - Book Verdict. If the Vietnam War was conducted by politicians in Washington, the war for Kuwait was, according to New York Times correspondent Gordon and retired general Trainor, our "generals' war." The authors.

Persian Gulf Wars, two conflicts involving Iraq and U.S.-led coalitions in the late 20th and early 21st cent. The First Persian Gulf War, also known as the Gulf War, Jan.–Feb.,was an armed conflict between Iraq and a coalition of 39 nations including the United States, Britain, Egypt, France, and Saudi Arabia; 28 nations contributed troops.

Persian Gulf War, also called Gulf War, (–91), international conflict that was triggered by Iraq’s invasion of Kuwait on August 2, Iraq’s leader, Saddam Hussein, ordered the invasion and occupation of Kuwait with the apparent aim of acquiring that nation’s large oil reserves, canceling a large debt Iraq owed Kuwait, and expanding Iraqi power in the region.

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This book analyzes four main episodes of conflict and defense which have affected the region during the last three decades: the Iran-Iraq war (), which effected the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) from a close, neighborly distance; the Iraq-Kuwait war (), which constituted an attempt to invade the GCC and eliminate one of its member states, : VS Verlag Für Sozialwissenschaften.

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The Generals War is the definitive history of the Gulf War. Michael R. Gordon and Bernard E. Trainor, primarily for the U.S. perspective, tell the story Operations Desert Shield and Desert Storm. All the significant strategic, operational, and tactical aspects of the conflicts are covered and backed up with extensive and well documented research.4/5.

This book will give you a very good overview of the conflict in about 90 pages. The events leading to the war, the opposing forces and the description of the operations are clearly exposed. The day-by-day color maps showing the ground war and the progression of the coalition forces are particularly excellent/5(13).

This book analyzes four main episodes of conflict and defense which have affected the Gulf region during the last three decades: the Iran-Iraq war (), which effected the Gulf Cooperation Council from a close, neighborly distance; the Iraq-Kuwait war (), which constituted an attempt to invade the GCC and eliminate one of its member states, Kuwait; Subsequent attempts to.

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The Gulf War, The Origins and Implications of the Iraq-Iran Conflict was a huge disappointment. Khadduri’s other books on Iraq were highly informative histories. This one starts off with a very conventional explanation of the background to the Iran-Iraq War, and then repeats all of Iraq’s claims about why the war started and how Iran refused to end it.

1 online resource ( pages): Includes bibliographical references and index Print version record Chapter The Middle East and the Study of International Relations -- chapter 1 The Middle East in historical context -- chapter 2 Crisis: The provocation and the protagonists -- chapter 3 The United Nations and the Gulf conflict -- chapter 4 The diplomacy of crisis -- chapter 5 The Gulf conflict Pages:   The Other Gulf Conflict: How the Qatar Crisis Is Playing Out in D.C.

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destroyers Maddox and C. Turner Joy in the Gulf of Tonkin on August 2. In Qatar and the Gulf Crisis, Kristian Coates Ulrichsen offers an account of the Gulf crisis that erupted on 5 Junefocusing particularly on the measures and initiatives developed by Qatari policymakers, citizens and residents in response to the providing comprehensive and nuanced detail on the contested regional issues at stake, this is an essential book for anyone looking.

The timeline of the Gulf War details the dates of the major events of the – began with the Iraqi invasion of Kuwait on 2 August and ended with the Liberation of Kuwait by Coalition forces. Iraq subsequently agreed to the United Nations' demands on 28 February The ground war officially concluded with the signing of the armistice on 11 April Shedding new light on our current understanding of the present-day Arab-Iranian conflict, this study, which pays particular attention to Bahrain and the Trucial states (United Arab Emirates), fills a significant gap in the literature on the history of Arab-Iranian relations in the Gulf and Iran's Persian Gulf policy during the Reza Shah : Chelsi Mueller.

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In the latter half of the twentieth century, one would be hard pressed to find a conflict in which American forces were able to so easily and so quickly achieve their goals as in the.

The Gulf War, At the end of the Iran-Iraq War of –, Iraq emerged with its state intact and a reinforced sense of national pride, but laden with massive debts.

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In response, the United States and the UN Security Council demanded that Iraqi dictator Saddam Hussein withdraw Iraqi.