eBook Middle East Almanac: U.S. Military Action In The Region, 1979 To The Present, 1st Edition

  • John C. Fredriksen
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  • ISBN-10: 1438133901
  • ISBN-13: 9781438133904
  • DDC: 956.0502
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 736 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2011 | Published/Released April 2012
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2011
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The new MIDDLE EAST ALMANAC contains a detailed, day-by-day chronology of events in the region as well as an A-to-Z biographical dictionary of the key figures involved in the conflicts. A comprehensive listing of vital statistics is included in the appendix along with maps, illustrations, and an extensive bibliography for further research.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
Introduction.
1: Chronology.
2: 1979.
3: 1980.
4: 1981.
5: 1982.
6: 1983.
7: 1984.
8: 1985.
9: 1986.
10: 1987.
11: 1988.
12: 1989.
13: 1990.
14: 1991.
15: 1992.
16: 1993.
17: 1994.
18: 1995.
19: 1996.
20: 1997.
21: 1998.
22: 1999.
23: 2000.
24: 2001.
25: 2002.
26: 2003.
27: 2004.
28: 2005.
29: 2006.
30: 2007.
31: 2008.
32: 2009.
33: 2010.
34: Biographies.
35: Abizaid, John P. (1951– ).
36: Ahmadinejad, Mahmoud (1956– ).
37: Allawi, Ayad (1945– ).
38: Amin, Hafizullah (1929–1979).
39: Aziz, Tariq (1936– ).
40: Bani-Sadr, Abolhassan (1933– ).
41: Boomer, Walter E. (1938– ).
42: Bremer, L. Paul, III (1941– ).
43: Casey, George W. (1948– ).
44: Dostum, Abdul Rashid (1954– ).
45: Franks, Tommy (1941– ).
46: Gates, Robert (1943– ).
47: Ghotbzadeh, Sadegh (ca. 1936–1982).
48: Gromov, Boris V. (1943– ).
49: Hakim, Mohamad Baqir al- (1939–2003).
50: Hekmatyar, Gulbuddin (1947– ).
51: Horner, Charles A. (1936– ).
52: Hussein, Saddam (1937–2006).
53: Karmal, Babrak (1929–1996).
54: Karzai, Hamid (1957– ).
55: Khalilzad, Zalmay (1951– ).
56: Khalis, Yunnis (1919–2006).
57: Khamenei, Ali (1939– ).
58: Khan, Ismail (1946– ).
59: Khatami, Mohammad (1943– ).
60: Khomeini, Ruhollah (1900–1989).
61: Maliki, Nuri al- (Nouri al- Maliki) (1947– ).
62: McChrystal, Stanley A. (1954– ).
63: Mullen, Michael G. (1946– ).
64: Petraeus, David H. (1951– ).
65: Powell, Colin L. (1937– ).
66: Qadir, Haji Abdul (1951–2002).
67: Rabbani, Burhanuddin (1940– ).
68: Rafsanjani, Ali (1934– ).
69: Rumsfeld, Donald H. (1932– ).
70: Sadr, Moqtada al- (1973– ).
71: Sanchez, Ricardo S. (1951– ).
72: Sayyaf, Abdul Rasul (1946– ).
73: Schwarzkopf, H. Norman (1934– ).
74: Sistani, Ali Husaini al- (1930– ).
75: Talabani, Jalal (1933– ).
76: Taraki, Nur Mohammad (1913–1979).
77: Zahir Shah, Mohammad (1914–2007).
Appendix.
Appendix I.
Appendix II.
Appendix III.
Appendix IV.
Appendix V.
Appendix VI.
Maps.
Bibliography.
Index.