Desert Storm : the war in the Persian Gulf


Format:
Book


Author(s):
Friedrich, Otto


Keyword(s):
Persian Gulf War, 1991. Golfkrieg (1990-1991) Geschichte Bildband Persian Gulf War, 1991


Year:
1991


Pages:
232 p.


Publisher:
Distributed by Little, Brown


Publisher location:
Boston


Accession number:
23732332


Label:
Box 30


Notes:
col. ill. ; 29 cm. When victory brings a glow of righteousness -- How the U.S. got into this war -- A massive attack from sea and sky -- "The mother of battles": 100 hours -- Maps and charts -- A south Bronx kid who wanted to be a hero -- The very model of a major modern general -- Saddam Hussein: a dream of bloody dreams -- Kuwait: a story of conquest, chaos, revenge -- Israel under fire: the grim need for restraint -- Stealth and smart bombs: will Star Wars work? -- The civilians often suffer a cruel fate -- The media war: "This is Peter Arnett" -- And the cost? $200 billion? Maybe even more -- The end game: problems solved and unsolved -- And all over America, yellow ribbons. "A Time book."/ Includes index. Time. by the editors of Time magazine ; edited by Otto Friedrich. Book


Language:
English


Call number:
LC: DS79.72; Dewey: 956.704/3


ISBN:
ISBN: 0316851000; 9780316851008; National Library: 009406434 LCCN: 91-52896


Edition:
1st


Abstract:
Details what happened in Desert Storm and why it happened.


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