The Encyclopedia of the Arab-Israeli Conflict: A Political, Social, and Military History, כרך 2
ABC-CLIO, 2008 - 1553 עמודים
This exhaustive work offers readers at multiple levels key insights into the military, political, social, cultural, and religious origins of the Arab-Israeli conflict.
* With more than 750 alphabetically organized entries covering everything from important people, places, and events to a wide range of social and cultural topics--each entry featuring cross references and suggestions for further reading
* A separate documents volume offering an unprecedented collection of more than 150 essential primary sources
* Over 500 images, including maps, photographs, and illustrations
* A comprehensive introductory overview by retired general Anthony Zinni
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The Iran-Iraq War can be seen as another phase of the ancient Persian- Arab
rivalry that was fueled by 20th- century border disputes and political competition,
complicated by the Islamic Revolution in Iran. The border between Iraq and Iran ...
Both Iran and Iraq sacrificed their oil wealth to the war for nearly a decade, and
Iraq was forced to borrow heavily, especially from its allies on the Arabian
Peninsula. Negotiations between Iraq and Iran remained deadlocked for two
years after ...
The attack never materialized, but Iraq did manage to strike Israel with
approximately two dozen Scud missiles in January 1 99 1 . The United States
responded rapidly and deployed two Patriot missile batteries to Israel. In the
wake of a ...