The Iraq War Reader: History, Documents, Opinions
Despite the torrent of coverage devoted to war with Iraq, woefully little attention has been paid to the history of the region, the policies that led to the conflict, and the daunting challenges that will confront America and the Middle East once the immediate crisis has ended. In this collection, Micah L. Sifry and Christopher Cerf, coeditors of the acclaimed Gulf War Reader, have assembled essays and documents that present an eminently readable, up-to-the-moment guide -- from every imaginable perspective -- to the continuing crisis in the Gulf and Middle East.
Here, in analysis and commentary from some of the world's leading writers and opinion makers -- and in the words of the key participants themselves -- is the engrossing saga of how oil economics, power politics, dreams of empire, nationalist yearnings, and religious fanaticism -- not to mention naked aggression, betrayal, and tragic miscalculation -- have conspired to bring us to the fateful collision of the West and the Arab world over Iraq. Contributors include:
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Senator Robert C . Byrd As I have witnessed the tides that ebb and flow on the
world stage over H these 50 years , all the more have I come to believe that the
Constitution is the principal mast to which we should rope ourselves in order to
SLEEPWALKING THROUGH HISTORY ” Senator Robert Byrd To contemplate
war is to think about the most horrible of ... We stand passively mute in the United
States Senate , paralyzed by our own uncertainty , seemingly stunned by the ...
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person September 11 , 2001 : and African Americans , 496 ; and anti - war ...
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