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The Iran-Iraq War (19801988) and the Law of Naval Warfare

Andrea de Guttry

The Iran-Iraq War (19801988) and the Law of Naval Warfare

A collection of documents and related commentaries on naval practice

by Andrea de Guttry

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  • 37 Currently reading

Published by Cambridge University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • International humanitarian law,
  • Treaties & other sources of international law,
  • Law / Air & Space,
  • Air & Space,
  • War, Maritime (International law),
  • Iran-Iraq War, 1980-1988

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages800
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8997829M
    ISBN 101857010132
    ISBN 109781857010138

      The Iran-Iraq War by Pierre Razoux book review. Click to read the full review of The Iran-Iraq War in New York Journal of Books. Review written by Jerry Lenaburg. Although it was the longest war of the 20th century and caused over a million casualties, the Iran-Iraq War is largely forgotten by the Western world outside of a few military. Shirzad is 15 now. Along with a few hundred other former Iranian child soldiers, he lives in a special Iraqi prisoner-of-war camp for children - a combination of camp Author: Sara Terry. One cannot comprehend the situation in the Gulf today--the Iranian nuclear program or the political crises in Baghdad and Tehran--without understanding the frustrations and fears that sprang from that war., Although it was the longest war of the 20th century and caused over a million casualties, the Iran-Iraq War is largely forgotten by the 5/5(2).


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The Iran-Iraq War (19801988) and the Law of Naval Warfare by Andrea de Guttry Download PDF EPUB FB2

This is the definitive book on the Iran-Iraq war and well worth owning for anyone with an interest in the topic. It's definitely better than Murray/Woods book because it relies on a much wider series of sources and shows a much better understanding of Cited by: 4. The Iran-Iraq War is one of the largest, yet least documented conflicts in the history of the Middle East.

Drawing from an extensive cache of captured Iraqi government records, this book is the first comprehensive military and strategic account of the war through the lens of the Iraqi regime and its senior military by: The Iran-Iraq War book. Razoux’s book came out in French inso through sheer timing he escaped the obligation to relate the Iran-Iraq war to the present conflict in the region.

The Iran-Iraq War is one of the largest, yet least documented conflicts in the history of the Middle East. Drawing from an extensive cache of captured Iraqi government records, this book is the first comprehensive military and strategic account of the war through the lens of the Iraqi regime and its senior military commanders/5.

Iran-Iraq War, –88, protracted military conflict between Iran and Iraq. It officially began on Sept. 22,with an Iraqi The Iran-Iraq War book and air invasion of western Iran, although Iraqi spokespersons maintained that Iran had been engaging in artillery attacks on Iraqi towns since Sept.

The Iran-Iraq War is one of the largest, yet least documented conflicts in the history of the Middle East. Drawing from an extensive cache of captured Iraqi government records, this book is the first comprehensive military and strategic account of the war through the lens of the Iraqi regime and its senior military commanders.

The Iran-Iraq War, by Pierre Razoux, is a very well written account of the Iran-Iraq War, which began in with the Iraqi invasion of Iran, and ended in The war did not result in territorial changes, and killed over 1 million people on both sides of the border/5.

Next up is a book that provides very good background for what happened. The Old Social Classes and the Revolutionary Movements of Iraq is seen as a landmark study of Iraq’s social formation during the 20th century.

Hanna Batatu was the great Iraqi historian – a man of perception and gigantic knowledge of the social, sectarian and ethnic background in Iraq. Razoux has produced the best book available on this important war. Military History - Jeremy Black. Oddly this war isn’t discussed much any more, even though it is arguably the breakthrough event for the ongoing collapse of parts of the Middle East I found Pierre Razoux’s The Iran-Iraq War to be a highly readable and useful : Harvard.

Razoux has produced the best book available on this important war. ” —Jeremy Black, Military History “ Although it was the longest war of the 20th century and caused over a million casualties, the Iran–Iraq War is largely forgotten by the Western world outside of a few military analysts and Middle East scholars In spite of the.

The Iran-Iraq War was one of the longest, bloodiest, and costliest Third World armed conflicts in the twentieth century. This books explores the complicated political and religious reasons behind the war, giving insight into some of the conflicts that currently impact the Middle East.4/5(1).

Iraqi Military and Political transition through the s • Prologue to Iran-Iraq War • transition of Iranian leadership and Military • decision to Invade • saddam’s aspirations • earliest Phase of the War • Political and Professional soldiers • disorganized command and control of Iranian operations discussion threeFile Size: 2MB.

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From to Iran and Iraq fought the longest conventional war of the century. It included tragic slaughter of child soldiers, use of chemical weapons, striking of civilian shipping, and destruction of cities. Pierre Razoux offers an unflinching look at a conflict seared into the region's collective memory but little understood in the West.

Three things distinguish the Iran-Iraq War. First, it was inordinately protracted, lasting longer than either world war, essentially because Iran did not want to. Iran–Iraq War 1 Iran–Iraq War The Iran–Iraq War, also known as the Imposed War (ﯽﻠﯿﻤﺤﺗ ﮓﻨﺟ, Jang-e-tahmīlī) and Holy Defense (ﺱﺪﻘﻣ ﻉﺎﻓﺩ, Defā'-e-moqqaddas) in Iran, Saddām's Qādisiyyah (ﻡﺍّﺪﺻ ﺔّﻴﺳﺩﺎﻗ, Qādisiyyat Ṣaddām) in Iraq, and the (First) Persian Gulf War, was an armed conflict between the armed forces of Iraq and.

the war in Iraq, the professional establishment failed the White House. When put into practice, the administration’s policy fell short of expecta-tions.

The preparations for and conduct of the war were marred by endemic and profound intelligence failures and unprecedented politicization of the military planning and actual fighting.

The Iraq-Iran War () On 22 SeptemberIraqi troops invaded Iran, starting a war that would last for eight years. The first Gulf War, better known as the Iraq-Iran War – the ‘Imposed War’, as the Iranian authorities came to call it – was one of the longest and most atrocious inter-state conflicts since the end of World War II.

It's not a book, but I HIGHLY recommend The End of History podcast which covers a lot of subjects. They recently had a History of the Middle East podcast series that had about an hour covering the Iran/Iraq War.

I was shocked at how much I didn't know about one of the bloodiest conflicts since WW2. I highly recommend it. From to Iran and Iraq fought the longest conventional war of the century.

It included tragic slaughter of child soldiers, use of chemical weapons, striking of civilian shipping, and destruction of cities. Pierre Razoux offers an unflinching look at a conflict seared into the region’s collective memory but little understood in the West. Iraqi Military and Political transition through the s • Prologue to Iran-Iraq War • transition of Iranian leadership and Military • decision to Invade • Saddam’s aspirations • earliest Phase of the War • Political and Professional.

soldiers • disorganized command and control of Iranian operations. The Iran–Iraq War re-assesses not only the superpower role in the conflict but also the war’s regional and wider international dimensions by bringing to the fore fresh evidence and new perspectives from a variety of sources.

It focuses on a number of themes including the economic dimensions of the war and the roles played by a variety of. Iran-Iraq War, (–88), prolonged military conflict between Iran and Iraq during the s. Open warfare began on Septemwhen Iraqi armed forces invaded western Iran along the countries’ joint border, though Iraq claimed that the war had begun earlier that month, on September 4, when Iran shelled a number of border posts.

The book is about a young girl named Marjane Satrapi growing up in Iran during the Islamic Revolution. In the book, many stories and struggles are presented, such as the Islamic revolution, issues with school, the war between Iran and Iraq, and Satrapi’s struggle with growing up.

Filed under: Iran-Iraq War, Lessons Learned: The Iran-Iraq War (), by Stephen C. Pellitiere and Douglas V. Johnson (HTML at ) An Open Letter From President Saddam Hussein to the Rulers of Iran, August 2, (Baghdad: Dar al-Ma'mun for Translation and Publishing, ), by Saddam Hussein (multiple formats at ).

Iran-Iraq War in the Air (Schiffer Military History Book) By Tom Cooper and Farzad Bishop. It's extremely focused on the air war during the Iran-Iraq war. It briefly goes over the history of each nation's respective air force and their aircraft and armament. It then goes year by year fromdetailing air operations of both.

An Evening Standard Best Book of "Pierre Razoux's The Iran-Iraq War is better by a mile than most of the military history that floods the English topical too since we will be getting to know Iran much more in future and its history should be required reading.".

Evening Standard "Razoux, research director at the Institute for Strategic Research /5(52). Iran-Iraq War. Collection of Iraqi documents translated and made available by the Conflict Records Research Center about the to conflict also known as the First Persian Gulf War.

(Image, Iranian soldier, ). See also, Saddam Hussein's Iraq. Iran-Iraq War,Iran-Iraq War () fast (OCoLC)fst, Iraqi-Iranian Conflict, There's no description for this book yet.

Can you add one?Pages:   The '''Iran–Iraq War''' was an armed conflict between Iran and Iraq lasting from 22 Septemberwhen Iraq invaded Iran, to August The war followed a long history of border disputes. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: pages: illustrations ; 24 cm.

Contents: The past and present. Iran and Iraq: historical overview / Bureau of Public Affairs --Modern day Iran: a profile / Joanne Reppert Reams --Modern day Iraq: a profile / Juanita Adams --Human rights in Iran / U.S.

Department of State --Human rights in Iraq / U.S. The Iran-Iraq War marked a turning point in the history of the Middle East. One cannot comprehend the situation in the Gulf today--the Iranian nuclear program or the political crises in Baghdad and Tehran--without understanding the frustrations and.

Sandy Higgins discusses the Iran-Iraq war and possible American involvement. He answers questions from viewers. The Iran-Iraq War’s front matter explains that it is the last of three formally published works to appear as a result of this project, [3] although the Iraqi documents remain available for further research.

These papers have already formed the basis of other revealing work on pre Iraq, including an examination published in this journal. The contributions to the volume serve to underline that the Iran–Iraq war was a defining conflict, shaping the perspectives of the key protagonists for a generation to come.

This book will be of much interest to students of international and Cold War history, Middle Eastern politics, foreign policy, and International Relations in : Taylor And Francis.

The entire Iraq (Baathis)-Iran war cost maximum k dead. Saudis supported the Baathists. Also, from the Iraqi side, the majority of the soldiers were Sunni during the Iran-Iraq war. While most Iraqis shias supported the war in the first 2. The Iraq War Starts. On March 20th the Iraq War started in earnest.

The first teams into Iraq actually went in during the summer of and these were covert CIA operatives. It was officially am in Baghdad on March 20th when the war began and the United States led a coalition of some forty countries into battle with Iraq. The Iran–Iraq War was a war between the armed forces of Iraq and Iran lasting from September to August It was commonly called the Persian Gulf War until Iraq invaded Kuwait in The Iraq-Kuwait war, which the United States entered, later was called the Persian Gulf War or the Gulf War.

The war began when Iraq invaded Iran on 22 Septemberafter a. Discusses the Iran-Iraq War, a conflict that lasted almost eight years, covering its causes, the objectives and strategies of the leaders on either side, the military lessons learned, and the ineffectiveness of armed force as a type of foreign policy.

Chubin, Shahram, “ The Last Phase of the Iran–Iraq War: From Stalemate to Ceasefire,” Third World Quarte no. 2 (), 4. Wright, Robin, In the Name of God: The Khomeini Decade (New York, NY, ),   The Iran-Iraq War of to was a grinding, bloody, and in the end, completely pointless conflict.

It was sparked by the Iranian Revolution, led by Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini, which overthrew Shah Pahlavi in Iraqi President Saddam Hussein, who despised the Shah, welcomed this change, but his joy turned to alarm when the Ayatollah Author: Kallie Szczepanski.The Iran-Iraq War, which ended in the summer ofa month short of its eighth anniversary, is undoubtedly the Third World's longest and bloodiest conflict in a half-century.

As such, its lessons and implications extend beyond the geographical confines of the Middle East.