Fathoming the Iraqi quagmire

Akbarzadeh, Shahram
August 2008
Eureka Street;8/1/2008, Vol. 18 Issue 15, p25
Book Review
The article reviews the book "Muqtada al-Sadr and the Fall of Iraq," by Patrick Cockburn.


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