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Author Lawrence, Quil
Title Invisible nation : how the Kurds' quest for statehood is shaping Iraq and the Middle East / Quil Lawrence
Imprint New York : Walker & Company, 2008
book jacket
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 人文社會聯圖  DS70.8.K8 L39 2008    AVAILABLE    30610020275913
Edition 1st U.S. ed
Descript xvi, 367 p., [16] p. of plates : ill., maps ; 25 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 351-354) and index
Prologue : the prodigal republic (Mr. Talabani goes to Washington) -- The stolen sheath -- Betrayal and holocaust -- Shame and comfort -- Burning down the house -- Carnival in limbo -- A most convenient foe -- The northern front -- No friends but the Kurds -- Deeds to the promised land -- The believers -- The feast of the sacrifice -- Securing the realm -- Something that does not love a wall -- Conclusion : visible nation -- Key events in Iraqi Kurdish history
Subject Kurds -- Iraq -- Politics and government -- 21st century
Kurds -- Politics and government -- 21st century
Iraq -- Politics and government -- 2003-
Middle East -- Politics and government -- 21st century
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