War in Iraq

by John Hamilton

Publisher: ABDO & Daughters

Written in English
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Subjects:

  • History - Middle East,
  • History - Military & Wars,
  • People & Places - Middle East,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 Nonfiction,
  • Children: Grades 4-6
The Physical Object
FormatSchool & Library Binding
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Open LibraryOL12375900M
ISBN 101591974909
ISBN 109781591974901

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forces attacked Afghanistan but did not tell everyone on his This book explores the challenges of creating a secure and stable Iraq in the wake of the military campaign against the Islamic State of Iraq and al-Sham (ISIS).

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Air Force’s federally funded research and develop-ment center for studies and analyses. PAF provides the Air Force with independent analyses of policy alternatives affecting the development,   In his book, The Iraq War: A Philosophical Analysis, assistant professor of philosophy at the University of Massachusetts at Lowell Bassam Romaya touches upon all three questions, yet he fails to present anything substantive or new.

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War in Iraq. [Michael Shannon] -- Weapons of mass destruction - Saddam Hussein - Reasons for Australia's intervention - Other reasons for intervention - Progress of the war - Role of Australia's forces - Media coverage of the war -