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Title Getting out : historical perspectives on leaving Iraq / edited by Michael Walzer and Nicolaus Mills.

Imprint Philadelphia, Pa. : University of Pennsylvania Press, c2009.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Pittsburg 2nd Fl Non-Fiction  355.4 Get    ---  Available
Description viii, 158 p. ; 24 cm.
Note Includes index.
"A Dissent book."
Contents Introduction / Michael Walzer -- No exit but victory : Britain and the American colonies / Stanley Weintraub -- America and the Philippines : the graceful withdrawal / Stanley Karnow -- India and Britain : the consequences of leaving too soon / Rajeev Bhargava -- The surprising success : the United States and Korea / Fred Smoler -- France and Algeria : claim victory and au revoir / Todd Shepard -- Vietnam and the United States : the price of intransigence / Frances FitzGerald -- The gates of Gaza and the limits of power : Israel and Gaza / Shlomo Avineri -- 9/11 and the road to Iraq / Nicolaus Mills -- The persistence of empire / David Bromwich -- Departing responsibly / Brendan O'Leary -- It isn't over / George Packer.
Source NBK 11/9 PPL
Subject Disengagement (Military science) -- Case studies.
Imperialism -- Case studies.
Military history.
Iraq War, 2003-2011.
United States -- Armed Forces -- Iraq.
Disengagement (Military science)
Added Author Walzer, Michael.
Mills, Nicolaus.
ISBN 9780812242164

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