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The longest war

the Iran-Iraq military conflict

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This edition published in by Routledge in New York.

Written in English

323 pages

In The Longest War, Dilip Hiro describes the causes and courses of the Iran-Iraq military conflict and its effect on the two antagonists, as well as the rest of the world. He reveals the intricate twists and turns of international diplomacy and the realpolitik behind the rhetoric, providing a comprehensive and admirably balanced account of the political and military aspects of the longest war.

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The Longest War: The Iran-Iraq Military Conflict
December 21, 1990, Routledge
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Work Description

In The Longest War, Dilip Hiro describes the causes and courses of the Iran-Iraq military conflict and its effect on the two antagonists, as well as the rest of the world. He reveals the intricate twists and turns of international diplomacy and the realpolitik behind the rhetoric, providing a comprehensive and admirably balanced account of the political and military aspects of the longest war.

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The Iran-Iraq War was the result both of long-term and immediate causes.
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Dewey 955.05/4

The longest war

the Iran-Iraq military conflict

This edition published in by Routledge in New York.


Edition Description

In The Longest War, Dilip Hiro describes the causes and courses of the Iran-Iraq military conflict and its effect on the two antagonists, as well as the rest of the world. He reveals the intricate twists and turns of international diplomacy and the realpolitik behind the rhetoric, providing a comprehensive and admirably balanced account of the political and military aspects of the longest war.

Table of Contents

Introduction
1. Roots of Conflict
2. Embattled Iran
3. Outside Powers
4. Embattled Iraq
5. Impact of the War Abroad
6. Total Warfare: tankers and cities
7. International Repercussions
8. Iran's Fao Offensive and After
9. Internationalization of the War
10. The End
11. Conclusions
- Epilogue
- Appendixes.

Edition Notes

Reprint. Originally published: London : Grafton, 1989.

Includes glossary and appendixes.

Includes bibliographical references (p. 311-313) and index.

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
955.05/4
Library of Congress
DS318.85 .H57 1991

The Physical Object

Pagination
xxiv, 323 p. :
Number of pages
323

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL1884698M
Internet Archive
longestwariranir00hiro
ISBN 10
0415904064, 0415904072
ISBN 13
9780415904063, 9780415904070
LC Control Number
90045641
OCLC/WorldCat
22347651
Library Thing
916613
Goodreads
3459822
207815

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