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Disarming Iraq / Hans Blix.

By: Blix, Hans.
Material type: TextTextPublisher: New York : Pantheon Books, c2004Edition: 1st ed.Description: x, 285 p. ; 25 cm.ISBN: 0375423028; 9780375423024.Subject(s): Weapons of mass destruction -- Iraq | Arms control -- Verification -- Iraq | United Nations -- Iraq | Iraq War, 2003-2011Additional physical formats: Online version:: Disarming Iraq.DDC classification: 956.7044/3
Contents:
Disarming Iraq: moments of truth? -- Inspection: why, how and when? -- Out of the ice-box and into the frying pan -- Inspections, yes, but how? -- The December declaration -- To Baghdad and back -- Approaching the brink -- Search for a middle road: benchmarks? -- Deadlock -- Bashing Blix and ElBaradei -- Diplomacy on the brink: the breakdown -- After war: weapons of mass disappearance.
Summary: The chairman of the International Commission on Weapons of Mass Destruction and the former leader of the U.N.'s weapons inspection team provides an objective, firsthand account of the events leading up to the 2003 invasion of Iraq, detailing meetings with international leaders, the activities of his inspection team, and more. 75,000 first printing.
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Includes index.

Disarming Iraq: moments of truth? -- Inspection: why, how and when? -- Out of the ice-box and into the frying pan -- Inspections, yes, but how? -- The December declaration -- To Baghdad and back -- Approaching the brink -- Search for a middle road: benchmarks? -- Deadlock -- Bashing Blix and ElBaradei -- Diplomacy on the brink: the breakdown -- After war: weapons of mass disappearance.

The chairman of the International Commission on Weapons of Mass Destruction and the former leader of the U.N.'s weapons inspection team provides an objective, firsthand account of the events leading up to the 2003 invasion of Iraq, detailing meetings with international leaders, the activities of his inspection team, and more. 75,000 first printing.

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This just in: veteran diplomat/arms inspector Blix recalls the buildup to war in Iraq. Published on the one-year anniversary of the invasion. (c) Copyright 2010. Library Journals LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of Media Source, Inc. No redistribution permitted.

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