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DUEL FOR THE GOLAN

by Jerry Asher and Eric Hammel

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(Subject: Post World War II - Gulf, Middle East, Afghanistan) Erased previous owner's signature on endpaper. Signs of use, text clean, Dustjacket covered in plastic by previous owner. It was the desperate, 100 Hour battle that held the overwhelming assault by Syrian tank Divisions on the under strength Israeli Armoured Units on the Golan at the start of the… Read more
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ALL NECESSARY MEANS: INSIDE THE GULF WAR

by Ben Brown and David Shukman

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9780563363040
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(Subject: Post World War II - Gulf, Middle East, Afghanistan) Creased card covers, text unmarked. Ben Brown was in Riyadh for most of the Gulf War, and in Kuwait City when it was liberated. David Shukman was monitoring the air and ground war from London. Here they talk to key participants - pilots, Iraqi and British soldiers, American generals… Read more
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(Subject: Post World War II - Gulf, Middle East, Afghanistan) Signs of use, plastic cover on d/w. Some underlining in text. An account of six extraordinary days in June 1967 when Israel embarked on a bold, risky war of national survival, and won. The author argues to disprove the myth that Israel's victory was a 'miracle' or a 'fluke'… Read more
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THE FOREVER WAR

by Dexter Filkins

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9781847920614
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(Subject: Post World War II - Gulf, Middle East, Afghanistan) The author has covered the struggle against Islamic extremism in Afghanistan, Pakistan, and Iran for the New York Times. He was embedded with marines during the struggle for Fallujah, and in Kabul he witnessed the amputation of a pickpocket’s hand and execution of an accused murderer by the Taliban.… Read more
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ARMIES OF THE MIDDLE EAST

by Otto von Pivka

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(Subject: Post World War II - Gulf, Middle East, Afghanistan) From the Arab-Israeli War of 1948 to the Ethiopian Wars in the 1970s. Includes the campaign in Oman and Dhofar, the Yemeni Civil War as well as the other Arab-Israeli Wars. There is a substantial section on the Arab States' Armies and their weapons. (Published: 1979) (Publisher: Book Club… Read more
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HEIGHTS OF COURAGE

by Avigdor Kahalani

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9780275942694
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(Subject: Post World War II - Gulf, Middle East, Afghanistan) The battles of an Israeli tank battalion commander at the time of the 1973 Yom Kippur War on the Golan heights against Syrian armour. Kahalani tells of the desperate battles fought to hold the front and prevent the destruction of Israel. (Published: 1992) (Publisher: Praeger Publishers) (ISBN: 0275942694) (Pagination:… Read more
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THE GULF WAR: A PHOTOGRAPHIC HISTORY

by Michael Dewar

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9780709047643
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(Subject: Post World War II - Gulf, Middle East, Afghanistan) Produced in cooperation with The Press Association, this is a photo-history covering Operation Desert Shield, Operation Desert Storm and Operation Desert Sabre - the 1991 Gulf War. Appendices cover The Gulf Crisis Coalition Forces Order of Battle, and Main Financial Contributors. (Published: 1992) (Publisher: Robert Hale Ltd) (ISBN: 0709047649)… Read more
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DUSTY WARRIORS: MODERN SOLDIERS AT WAR

by Richard Holmes

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9780007212842
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(Subject: Post World War II - Gulf, Middle East, Afghanistan) The author draws on the testimonies of the 700 soldiers of the Princess of Wales's Royal Regiment to capture in vivid detail the average soldier's day-to-day experience of war. Embroiled in a conflict often too dangerous for reporters to cover, these soldiers, many without any previous experience of warfare,… Read more
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DESERT WARRIOR

by HRH General Khaled Bin Sultan and Patrick Seale

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9780002556125
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(Subject: Post World War II - Gulf, Middle East, Afghanistan) Black boards no dustjacket. Good. The author was the Saudi General in command of Joint Forces in the Gulf War. This is his account of the war as well as his military career in the Saudi forces. His is a detailed account of the problems that were faced by… Read more
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THE WHIRLWIND WAR

by Frank N Schubert and (Editor) Theresa L Kraus

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9780160429538
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(Subject: Post World War II - Gulf, Middle East, Afghanistan) The official history of the US Army in the 1990 Gulf War. The background of the post Vietnam Army, now the Army of Desert Storm with the new methods, training, organization and equipment and the emergency deployment followed by the re-enforcement for the offensive. Other chapters look at the… Read more
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U.S. MARINES IN THE PERSIAN GULF, 1990-1

by Colonel Charles J Quilter II

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(Subject: Post World War II - Gulf, Middle East, Afghanistan) Subtitled 'With the I Marine Expeditionary Force in desert Shield and Desert Storm', this monograph written by the US Marine Command historian, describes USMC combat operations of the Marine Expeditionary Force in the Persian Gulf conflict from 8 August, 1990 to 16 April, 1991. (Published: 1993) (Publisher: US Marine… Read more
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THE GULF WAR: ITS ORIGINS, HISTORY AND CONSEQUENCES

by John Bulloch and Harvey Morris

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9780413613707
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(Subject: Post World War II - Gulf, Middle East, Afghanistan) During the 8 years of the Iraqi/Iranian Gulf war, the two countries spent a total of $350 billion on a conflict which brought neither anywhere near fulfilling their war aims. When the ceasefire took effect on 20th August, 1988 the two opposing armies were back to almost the same… Read more
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(Subject: Post World War II - Gulf, Middle East, Afghanistan) The authors were NBC TV's 'on air' military expert, and a reserve officer serving at the Pentagon during the crisis. They combine their stories to provide both big picture and home perspectives. A study on the 1991 war in the Gulf, telling of the weaponry, tactics, the coalition at… Read more
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DESPATCHES FROM THE GULF WAR

by Brian MacArthur

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9780747510536
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(Subject: Post World War II - Gulf, Middle East, Afghanistan) A cross-section of the British press reportage from the first Gulf War, the Operation codenamed Desert Storm to liberate Kuwait following the Iraqi invasion in 1990. This book includes pieces by John Simpson, Robert Fisk, Brent Sadler, Max Hastings, John Pilger, Bernard Levin, Richard Dowden and Martin Woollacott. (Published:… Read more
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AFGANTSY: THE RUSSIANS IN AFGHANISTAN 1979 -1989

by Rodric Braithwaite

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9781846680625
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(Subject: Post World War II - Gulf, Middle East, Afghanistan) In a timely and eye-opening book, Rodric Braithwaite examines the Russian experience during the Soviet war in Afghanistan. Basing his account on Russian sources and interviews, he shows the war through the eyes of the Russians themselves; politicians, officers, soldiers, advisers, journalists, the women who served there, and the… Read more
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THE ONE THAT GOT AWAY

by Chris Ryan MM

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9780712676168
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(Subject: Post World War II - Gulf, Middle East, Afghanistan) Ryan was a member of the SAS Patrol, "Bravo Two Zero" that operated in Iraq in January 1991. He was the only one of the eight man patrol to escape capture. The patrol was compromised deep behind enemy lines and a fierce fire-fight followed. The eight men were left… Read more
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AN ARABIAN AFFAIR

by Sir Alan Munro

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9781857531480
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(Subject: Post World War II - Gulf, Middle East, Afghanistan) The author was the British Ambassador to Saudi Arabia before, during and after the first Gulf War. From his unique position he tells of the background to the Iraqi invasion of Kuwait, it's impact, the arrival of allied forces and the move to war. A revealing account of what… Read more
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ELUSIVE VICTORY: THE ARAB-ISRAELI WARS 1947-1974

by Colonel T N Dupuy

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9780356080901
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(Subject: Post World War II - Gulf, Middle East, Afghanistan) A history of the war-torn Middle-East covering the first Arab-Israeli war, the Sinai-Suez war of 1956, the Six-Day War in 1967 the war of Attrition from 1967-1970 and the Yom Kippur War in 1973. The author looks at long term and immediate causes, military strengths and details of strategy… Read more
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OCCUPATION ISRAEL OVER PALESTINE

by Naseer Aruri

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9780862323622
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(Subject: Post World War II - Gulf, Middle East, Afghanistan) A collection of articles by contributors from the world of academia and journalism. They look at the changing status of Palestinian areas, the consequences of the occupation and Subjugation versus Liberation. (Published: 1984) (Publisher: Zed Books Ltd) (ISBN: 0862323622) (Pagination: 467pp,maps, tables.) (Condition: Slight fading on spine ow Good)… Read more
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CRUSADE

by Rick Atkinson

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9780002554985
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(Subject: Post World War II - Gulf, Middle East, Afghanistan) The 1991 Gulf War, from first night to the final day, providing vivid accounts of bombing runs and White House strategy sessions, firefights and bitter interservice conflicts. Stealth bombers, "Smart" weaponry, nightime tank battles in the desert – all made the conflict unique. For the first time we learn… Read more
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