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Published by South End Press .
Written in English


  • Politics - Current Events,
  • Sociology,
  • Persian Gulf War, 1991,
  • General,
  • Social Science,
  • Sanctions (International law),
  • Political Freedom & Security - International Secur,
  • International Relations - General,
  • History / United States / 20th Century,
  • Economic sanctions,
  • Economic Conditions,
  • Economic aspects,
  • Iraq

Book details:

Edition Notes

ContributionsAnthony Arnove (Editor), Ali Abunimah (Editor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages262
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8254118M
ISBN 100896086984
ISBN 109780896086982

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