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Natsional'no-Osvoboditel'noe Dvizhenie v Irake (1917-1958)
Natsional'no-Osvoboditel'noe Dvizhenie v Irake (1917-1958)
By N. O. Oganesian
Izdatel'stvo A.N. Armianskoi SSR, 1976, 392 pp

Western scholars would do well to look at this study of the "national liberation movement" in Iraq, not just for the Soviet viewpoint but for the wealth of Soviet and Arabic material on which, in addition to Western writings, it is based. Most of the coverage is of the pre-World War II period.