Table of contents for Iraq war / Rodney P. Carlisle; John S. Bowman, general editor.

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Contents
Preface	xi
 1 SHOCK AND AWE	1
A War Fought in Two Time Zones	3
Time Zones of the World	4
The Origins of Shock and Awe	6
 2 THE MIDDLE EAST SITUATION	11
Ottoman Empire Divided, ca. 1920	12
Independence of Former Ottoman Empire States	16
 3 SADDAM HUSSEIN, THE BAATH PARTY, 
AND WEAPONS OF MASS DESTRUCTION	22
Iraq and Neighboring Countries, 2003	23
Baath Party	24
Oil Revenue	29
Ethnic-Religious Regions of Iraq, 2003	30
 4 THE PERSIAN GULF WAR OF 1991	32
Persian Gulf War in Kuwait, 1991	35
Collateral Damage	37
Hail Mary Maneuver	38
 5 SEPTEMBER 11, AFGHANISTAN, AND IRAQ	41
Afghanistan under the Taliban, 2001	45
U.S. Naval Base at Guant namo Bay, Cuba	49
U.S. Base at Guant namo Bay	50
 6 WEAPONS INSPECTIONS	53
UN Resolutions Regarding Weapons of 
Mass Destruction in Iraq, 1991-1998	57
Suspected Weapons of Mass Destruction in 
Greater Baghdad, January 2003	60
 7 UN DEBATES AND RELUCTANT FRIENDS	62
Jus ad bellum: The Justification for War	64
Just War or Not?	66
Preemptive War-A New American Doctrine?	69
 8 AMERICANS AT WAR: WEEK 1	73
Coalition Actions and Advances, March 19-25, 2003	76
Market Explosions	77
Irregular Fighters	82
 9 THE HOME FRONT	85
Secretary of Defense Donald Rumsfeld	86
Deck of Cards	90
10 THE TIDES OF WAR: WEEK 2	96
Coalition Actions and Advances, March 26-April 2, 2003	102
Republican Guard	104
Hunt for Weapons of Mass Destruction	107
11 BATTLING PAST BAGHDAD	112
U.S. Forces Move On and Capture Baghdad's Main Airport, April 2-6, 2003	114
Al-Jazeera	118
Sunni Triangle	119
Sunni Triangle	120
12 RESTORING ORDER	126
Deck of Cards	128
Shiite Resurgence	131
Disposition of Coalition Forces, Late April 2003	133
Syria and Iran: Uneasy Neighbors	134
13 AFTERMATH	139
Closure of al-Arabiya	141
Occupation Zones Initially Assigned to Coalition 
Forces, May 2003	142
14 	IRAQ SINCE 2004				00
Iraq Chonicle, 2003-2006 			00
Enduring Bases in Iraq			00
The Multinational Force			00
TROOP STRENGTH IN IRAQ, MARCH 2005	00
Glossary	155
Further Reading	162
Index	167

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Iraq War, 2003- -- Juvenile literature.
Iraq -- Juvenile literature.