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5 edition of Saddam Hussein found in the catalog.

Saddam Hussein

A Political Biography

by Efraim Karsh

  • 193 Want to read
  • 4 Currently reading

Published by Grove Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Iraq - History,
  • Politics and government,
  • Hussein, Saddam,,
  • U.S. - Middle East Relations,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Political,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • Middle East - General,
  • Iraq,
  • History / Middle East,
  • Hussein, Saddam,
  • Biography,
  • Presidents,
  • 1937-

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages320
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7874965M
    ISBN 100802139787
    ISBN 109780802139788

    For a man who drew America into two wars and countless military engagements, we never knew what Saddam Hussein was thinking. But you are going .   Saddam Hussein (Ap –Decem ) was the ruthless dictator of Iraq from until He was the adversary of the United States during the Persian Gulf War and found himself once again at odds with the U.S. in during the Iraq War. Captured by U.S. troops, Saddam Hussein was put on trial for crimes against humanity (he killed thousands of Author: Jennifer Rosenberg.

    Saddam's Secrets: How an Iraqi General Defied and Survived Saddam Hussein by Georges Hormuz Sada and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at .   Editorial Reviews "[T]races Saddam Hussein's life from his childhood in Tikrit until his capture by US troops in April of The author attempts to show how lessons learned from SaddaM&Apos;s difficult childhood would later be applied to his understanding of Ba'thism, pan-Arabism, and method of rule."Brand: ABC-CLIO, Incorporated.

    Saddam Hussein. Latest; Search. Search. Clear this text input. Stigma Hampers Iraqi Efforts to Fight the Coronavirus. Religious beliefs and a deep . The second half of the book, chapters five through eight, is its essence. Sassoon argues that the far-reaching system of rewards and punishments is what really “allowed Saddam Hussein’s Ba’th Party to stay in power for such a long time” (p.2).


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Saddam Hussein’s most popular book is Jak nakarmić dyktatora. Saddam Hussein has 21 books on Goodreads with ratings. Saddam Hussein’s most popular book is Jak nakarmić dyktatora.

Saddam Hussein has 21 books on Goodreads with ratings. Saddam Saddam Hussein book most popular book is Jak nakarmić dyktatora. Saddam Hussein (sädäm´ hōōsān´), –, Iraqi political leader.A member of the Ba'ath party, he fled Iraq after participating () in an assassination attempt on the country's prime minister; in Egypt he attended law ing to Iraq in after the Ba'athists briefly came to power, he played a significant role in the revolution that secured Ba'ath hegemony.

Saddam Hussein's romantic fable 'Zabiba and the King' is a fascinating and moving work which provides a unique insight into the psyche of the former Iraqi dictator.

(Two of Saddam's former interpreters have confirmed that he penned it himself.)/5(9). While this goes a long way to humanize the author, I bought this book to read about Saddam, not the author's wedding. The second part of the book is the real meat of the Saddam Hussein book, as you get a front row view of the interrogation of Saddam Hussein.

Saddam comes across as a very traditional man devoted to Arab nationalism and secularism/5(). Saddam Hussein spent his final days listening to Mary J Blige and tending the garden in his prison, a book about the Iraqi dictator claims.

A former guard has revealed that Saddam had green. “I got hold of a copy of the video that showed how Saddam Hussein had actually confirmed himself in power. This snuff-movie opens with a plenary session of the Ba'ath Party central committee: perhaps a hundred men.

He wasn’t just a tyrannical despot — Saddam Hussein had a side gig as a scribe, authoring a tome that includes an allusion to a sex scene between a bear and a Author: Gabrielle Fonrouge. Saddam Hussein was president of Iraq for more than two decades and is seen as a figurehead of the country's military conflicts with Iran and the United :   This book by John Nixon, an analyst who interrogated Saddam Hussein, heavily criticizes the White House and the workings of the C.I.A.

In his book, Debriefing The President: The Interrogation Of Saddam Hussein, CIA analyst John Nixon says the ruthless dictator of Iraq, 'turned our assumptions upside down'. A novella written by Saddam Hussein, and finished in the lead-up to the Iraq war, is set to be translated into English for the first time Author: Sian Cain.

Saddam Hussein, president of Iraq from to As the Ba’th Party leader he was instrumental in the coup in and effectively held power from that time until formally becoming president in He was known in particular for his role.

The Guardian - Back to home. Qur'an etched in Saddam Hussein's blood poses dilemma for Iraq leaders The result of Baghdadi's work was an exquisitely crafted book that would take its place Author: Martin Chulov.

The tyrant’s humble last days, and the experiences of his American guards, are recounted in Will Bardenwerper’s compelling new book, “The Prisoner in His Palace: Saddam Hussein, His American. In the summer ofa squad of U.S. military policemen deployed to Iraq, eager to join the war.

They would be responsible for a "high-level detainee"—Saddam Hussein, the former president of. Saddam Hussein Sourcebook published by National Security Archive. Washington D.C., 18 December - Newly declassified documents posted today on the Web by the National Security Archive show the British Embassy in Baghdad recommending Saddam Hussein to London in as a "presentable young man" with an "engaging smile.

The idea of direct invasion is the greatest threat to Saddam. It avoids the problems of securing local allies, inside and outside Iraq, which bedevil any indirect approach to get rid of him.

But it has one immense disadvantage from the US point of view. if the US invades Iraq to install its own government it will be taking direct physical control of an area containing more than half the 4/5(1). The first visit took place in December (see the National Security Archive's electronic briefing book, "Shaking Hands with Saddam Hussein"), the second in March This cable offers Rumsfeld some background information in advance of the latter visit, and includes the suggestion that he reinforce the message delivered by Secretary of.

In her new book, "Mitt Liv med Saddam," or "My Life with Saddam." Lampsos, 57, who now goes by the first name Maria, describes in detail her purported relationship with Hussein and a life in the shadows. Published on Jun 7, He was one of the world’s most notorious and ruthless leaders.

Since coming to power inSaddam used any means necessary to hold onto Iraq including killing anyone. View the profiles of people named Saddam Hussein. Join Facebook to connect with Saddam Hussein and others you may know.

Facebook gives people the power.Online shopping from a great selection at Books Store. The Black Hole,The Real Story How the CIA destroyed Latif Yahia's life,Author of "I Was Saddam's Son" and "The Devil's Double" After his Escape to the West reveals the role of the American CIA!!Saddam Hussein Abd al-Majid al-Tikriti (Arabic: صدام حسين عبد المجيد التكريتي Ṣaddām Ḥusayn ʿAbd al-Majīd al-Tikrītī; Ap – Decem ), was the President of Iraq from Juntil April 9, As vice president under his cousin, General Ahmed Hassan al-Bakr, Saddam tightly controlled conflict between the government and the armed.