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War And Peace In The Gulf: Domestic Politics And Regional Relations Into The 1990s
War And Peace In The Gulf: Domestic Politics And Regional Relations Into The 1990s
By Anoushiravan Ehteshami and Gerd Nonneman, with Charles Tripp
Ithaca Press, 1991, 286 pp.

No future-oriented book on the gulf sent to press as Operation Desert Storm was just getting underway is likely to make for great reading one year later. This one is no exception. The value of this volume lies in its treatment of gulf politics in the 1980s and in its documents and chronology.