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The long road to Baghdad

a history of U.S. foreign policy from the 1970s to the present

Published by New Press in New York, NY .
Written in English.

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Table of Contents

Contents
Introduction
Beyond Baghdad
the Sacred metaphor of "making progress"
Zbig at the khyber pass, or the last flight of the Persian rug
the first Gulf War, in which the "realists" make their last stand
The end of history, in which the theory and practice
Conflict
axis of evil, in which the nation's enemies are revealed
Shock and awe, in which we learn how some democracies go to War
The occupation, in which we learn what followed shock and awe
The dream dies hard, in which the administration loses the mandate of the people
What lies ahead, in which the meaning of the war is revealed
Notes
Index.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
956.7044/31
Library of Congress
DS79.76 .G366 2008

The Physical Object

Pagination
p. cm.

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL22550894M
Internet Archive
longroadtobaghda00gard
ISBN 13
9781595580757
LC Control Number
2008004344
Library Thing
7157372
Goodreads
3835495
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