The United States and Iraq Since 1990:

A Brief History with Documents
Robert K. Brigham
Date published: 
July 2013

This book offers a concise history of US policy in Iraq since 1990 and how it has evolved over two decades. Examines US relations with Iraq from both a regional and international perspective. Argues that the only way to clearly understand US policy toward Iraq is to see it in its proper historical context and within a transnational framework. Uses recently declassified documents at the end of each chapter to illustrate US decision-making in the wars for Iraq. Addresses the importance of the changing domestic climate surrounding two decades