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Title:
Saddam's war of words : politics, religion, and the Iraqi invasion of Kuwait
Author:
Long, Jerry M. (Jerry Mark), 1951-
Edition:
First edition.
Publication Information:
Austin : University of Texas Press, [2004]

©2004
Physical Description:
xiii, 272 pages : maps ; 23 cm
Language:
English
Contents:
Historical background and inter-Arab politics prior to the invasion of Kuwait -- Historical background and inter-Arab politics after the invasion of Kuwait -- Iraq, deep culture, and the employment of Islam before the invasion of Kuwait -- Fi sabil Allah : Iraq and the employment of Islam in the invasion of Kuwait -- Islam and the region at war -- Reflections on jihad and the other Gulf war -- Closing reflection : the view from the mountains.
ISBN:
9780292701601

9780292702646
Format :
Book