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    DescriptionThis definitive account of the Gulf War relates the previously untold story of the U.S. war with Iraq in the early 1990s. The author follows the 42-day war from the first night to the final day, providing vivid accounts of bombing runs, White House strategy sessions, firefights, and bitter internal conflicts.

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    The Untold Story of the Persian Gulf War
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Rick Atkinson
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 575
    Width: 155 mm
    Height: 236 mm
    Thickness: 38 mm
    Weight: 794 g
    ISBN 13: 9780395710838
    ISBN 10: 0395710839

    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 25590
    B&T Merchandise Category: GEN
    B&T Book Type: NF
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T5.2
    BIC E4L: HIS
    BIC subject category V2: HBJK
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 05
    B&T General Subject: 520
    Ingram Subject Code: HM
    Libri: I-HM
    BISAC Merchandising Theme: ET135
    Ingram Theme: CULT/MIDEST, CHRN/1990
    DC22: 956.7044/2373
    LC subject heading:
    B&T Approval Code: A44097800
    DC22: 956.70442373
    DC21: 956.70442373
    LC subject heading: ,
    LC classification: DS79.724.U6 A887 1993
    BISAC V2.8: HIS027040
    Edition statement
    Illustrations note
    illustrations, maps
    Imprint name
    Houghton Mifflin (Trade)
    Publication date
    30 October 1995
    Publication City/Country
    Review quote
    "Exhaustive, albeit consistently absorbing, record of the 42- day Gulf War that offers fresh, often startling, perspectives on the planning and conduct of what the author characterizes as a brilliant slaughter.' Focusing almost entirely on military operations, Pulitzer- winning Washington Post correspondent Atkinson (The Long Gray Line, 1989) provides a chronological account of how the US-led coalition liberated Kuwait." Kirkus Reviews