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Threat of War

Some Sources on War and Foreign Policy

As the United States continues to march toward war, we offer this list of recent books on Iraq, war preparations and U.S. Mideast policies.

Arnove, Anthony (editor). Iraq Under Siege: The Deadly Impact of Sanctions and War. South End Press, 2002. 264 pages.

Berberoglu, Berch. Turmoil in the Middle East: Imperialism, War, and Political Instability. State University of New York Press, 1999. 163 pages.

Byman, Daniel L., and Matthew C. Waxman. Confronting Iraq: U.S. Policy and the Use of Force Since the Gulf War. Rand Books, 2000. 101 pages.

Hamza, Kidhir, with Jeff Stein. Saddam’s Bombmaker: The Terrifying Inside Story of the Iraqi Nuclear and Biological Weapons Agenda. Scribner, 2001. 352 pages.

Hiro, Dilip. Iraq: In the Eye of the Storm. Thunder’s Mouth Press/Nation Books, 2002. 160 pages.

MacKey, Sandra. The Reckoning: Iraq and the Legacy of Saddam Hussein. W.W. Norton, 2003. 416 pages.

Pitt, William Rivers, with Scott Ritter. War on Iraq: What Team Bush Doesn’t Want You to Know. Context Books, 2002. 96 pages.

Pollack, Kenneth M. The Threatening Storm: The Case for Invading Iraq. Random House, 2002. 494 pages.

Rai, Milan, and Noam Chomsky. War Plan Iraq: Ten Reasons Against War on Iraq. Verso Books, 2002. 230 pages.

Tripp, Charles. A History of Iraq. Cambridge University Press, 2002. 324 pages.

Woodward, Bob. Bush at War. Simon & Schuster, 2002. 400 pages.

Zunes, Stephen. Tinderbox: U.S. Middle East Policy and the Roots of Terrorism. Common Courage Press, 2002. 265 pages.

National Catholic Reporter, February 28, 2003