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The longest war : the Iran-Iraq military conflict, Dilip Hiro

Label
The longest war : the Iran-Iraq military conflict
Title
The longest war
Title remainder
the Iran-Iraq military conflict
Statement of responsibility
Dilip Hiro
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
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
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hiro, Dilip
Dewey number
955.05/4
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
DS318.85
LC item number
.H57 1991
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Iran-Iraq War, 1980-1988
Target audience
general
Label
The longest war : the Iran-Iraq military conflict, Dilip Hiro
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Reprint. Originally published: London : Grafton, 1989
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 311-313) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 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 repurcussions -- 8. Iran's Fao offensive and after -- 9. Internationalization of the war -- 10. The end -- 11. Conclusions
  • Appendices. I, Chronology -- II, Iranian armed forces 1980-88 -- III, Iraqi armed forces 1980-88 -- IV, Algiers Accord -- V, Treaty concerning the frontier and neighbourly relations between Iran and Iraq -- VI, United Nations Security Council Resolution 598
Control code
sky103123823
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xxiv, 323 pages, [16] pages of plates
Isbn
9780415904070
Lccn
90045641
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
The longest war : the Iran-Iraq military conflict, Dilip Hiro
Publication
Copyright
Note
Reprint. Originally published: London : Grafton, 1989
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 311-313) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 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 repurcussions -- 8. Iran's Fao offensive and after -- 9. Internationalization of the war -- 10. The end -- 11. Conclusions
  • Appendices. I, Chronology -- II, Iranian armed forces 1980-88 -- III, Iraqi armed forces 1980-88 -- IV, Algiers Accord -- V, Treaty concerning the frontier and neighbourly relations between Iran and Iraq -- VI, United Nations Security Council Resolution 598
Control code
sky103123823
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xxiv, 323 pages, [16] pages of plates
Isbn
9780415904070
Lccn
90045641
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations

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