Sold Out? US Foreign Policy, Iraq, the Kurds, and the Cold War.
By: Gibson, Bryan R.Material type: TextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Middle East Today: Publisher: New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2015Description: 1 online resource (284 p.).ISBN: 9781137517159.Subject(s): Cold War | Iraq -- Foreign relations -- United States | Kurds -- Government policy -- United States | United States -- Foreign relations -- 1945-1989 | United States -- Foreign relations -- IraqGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Sold Out? US Foreign Policy, Iraq, the Kurds, and the Cold WarDDC classification: 327.730567 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
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Cover -- Title -- Copyright -- Dedication -- Contents -- List of Maps -- Acknowledgments -- Introduction -- Acronyms and Abbreviations -- 1 Eisenhower and the Qasim Regime: July 1958-January 1961 -- 2 Kennedy and the Qasim Regime: January 1961-February 1963 -- 3 Kennedy and the First Ba'thist Regime: February-November 1963 -- 4 Johnson and the Arab Nationalists: November 1963-June 1967 -- 5 Johnson and the British Withdrawal from the Gulf: June 1967-January 1969 -- 6 Nixon and the Second Ba'thist Regime: January 1969-July 1972 -- 7 Nixon and the Kurdish Intervention: August 1972-October 1973
8 Kissinger and the Kurdish War: October 1973-March 1975 -- Conclusion -- Notes -- Select Bibliography -- Index
This book analyzes the ways in which US policy toward Iraq was dictated by America's broader Cold War strategy between 1958 and 1975 and shows where Iraq fits into the broader historiography of the Cold War in the Middle East.
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