Book Reviews By Topic

Pre-Ottoman Era

 

Christianity in Iraq by Suha Rassam

 

Iraq, A History by John Robertson

 

The Kurds, A Modern History by Michael Gunter

 

A Short History of Iraq, Second Edition by Thabit Abdullah

 

Understanding Iraq, the Whole Sweep of Iraqi History, from Genghis Khan’s Mongols to the Ottoman Turks to the British Mandate to the American Occupation by William Polk

 

Ottoman Era

 

An Analysis of Hanna Batatu’s The Old Social Classes & The Revolutionary Movement In Iraq by Dale Stahl

 

Arab War Lords and Iraqi Star Gazers, Second Edition, Gertrude Bell’s The Arab of Mesopotamia edited by Paul Rich

 

Christianity in Iraq by Suha Rassam

 

Dictatorship, Imperialism & Chaos, Iraq since 1989 by Thabit Abdullah

 

Iraq and Gertrude Bell’s The Arab of Mesopotamia Edited by Paul Rich

 

Iraq Between Occupations, Perspectives from 1920s to the Present Edited by Amatzia Baram Achim Rohde and Ronen Zeidel

 

Iraq Between the Two World Wars, The Militarist Origins of Tyranny by Reeva Spector Simon

 

Iraq in Turmoil, Historical Perspectives of Dr. Ali al-Wardi, From the Ottoman Empire to King Feisal by Youssef Aboul-Enein

 

The Kurds, A Modern History by Michael Gunter

 

The Making of Iraq 1900-1963, Capital, Power and Ideology by Samira Haj

 

The Modern History of Iraq by Phebe Marr

 

Mosul Before Iraq, Like Bees Making Five-Sided Cells by Sarah Shields

 

A Short History of Iraq, Second Edition by Thabit Abdullah

 

Understanding Iraq, the Whole Sweep of Iraqi History, from Genghis Khan’s Mongols to the Ottoman Turks to the British Mandate to the American Occupation by William Polk

 

British Mandate

 

An Analysis of Hanna Batatu’s The Old Social Classes & The Revolutionary Movement In Iraq by Dale Stahl

 

The Chatham House Version and other Middle-Eastern Studies by Elie Kedourie

 

Christianity in Iraq by Suha Rassam

 

Churchill’s Folly, How Winston Churchill Created Modern Iraq by Christopher Catherwood

 

The Creation of Iraq 1914-1921 by Reeva Spector Simon Eleanor Tejirian Eds.

 

Dictatorship, Imperialism & Chaos, Iraq since 1989 by Thabit Abdullah

 

Familiar Futures, Time, Selfhood, And Sovereignty In Iraq by Sara Pursley

 

Future of Iraq, Dictatorship, Democracy, or Division? by Liam Anderson and Gareth Stansfield

 

Gertrude Bell And Iraq, A Life and Legacy by Paul Collins and Charles Tripp, Eds.

 

Imaging The Nation, Nationalism, Sectarianism and Socio-Political Conflict In Iraq by Harith Al-Qarawee

 

Inventing Iraq: The Failure of Nation Building and a History Denied by Toby Dodge

 

Iraq and Gertrude Bell’s The Arab of Mesopotamia Edited by Paul Rich

 

Iraq and Imperialism, Thomas Lyell’s The Ins and Outs of Mesopotamia Edited by Paul Rich

 

Iraq Between Occupations, Perspectives from 1920s to the Present Edited by Amatzia Baram Achim Rohde and Ronen Zeidel

 

Iraq Between the Two World Wars, The Militarist Origins of Tyranny by Reeva Spector Simon

 

Iraq in Turmoil, Historical Perspectives of Dr. Ali al-Wardi, From the Ottoman Empire to King Feisal by Youssef Aboul-Enein

 

Iraq, People, History, Politics by Gareth Stansfield

 

Gertrude Bell, Explorer of the Middle East by Heather Lehr Wagner

 

The Great Betrayal, How America Abandoned An Ally In The Middle East by David Phillips

 

The Kurdish Revolt 1961-1970 by Edgar O’Ballance

 

The Kurds, A Modern History by Michael Gunter

 

Kurds of Iraq, Tragedy and Hope by Michael Gunter

 

The Making of Iraq 1900-1963, Capital, Power and Ideology by Samira Haj

 

The Modern History of Iraq by Phebe Marr

Reclaiming Iraq, The 1920 Revolution and the Founding of the Modern State by Abbas Kadhim

 

The Role of the Military In Politics, A case study of Iraq to 1941 by Mohammed Tarbush

 

A Short History of Iraq, Second Edition by Thabit Abdullah

 

State and Society in Iraq, Citizenship under Occupation, Dictatorship and Democratiziation by Benjamin Isakhan, Shamiran Mako and Fadi Dawood, Eds.

 

Supremacy And Oil, Iraq, Turkey, and the Anglo-American World Order, 1918-1930 by William Stivers

 

The Tragedy of the Assyrian Minority in Iraq by R.S. Stafford

 

Understanding Iraq, the Whole Sweep of Iraqi History, from Genghis Khan’s Mongols to the Ottoman Turks to the British Mandate to the American Occupation by William Polk

 

Wings of Iraq, Volume 1: The Iraqi Air Force, 19310-1970 by Milos Sipos and Tom Cooper

 

Monarchy Era

 

The Chatham House Version and other Middle-Eastern Studies by Elie Kedourie

 

Familiar Futures, Time, Selfhood, And Sovereignty In Iraq by Sara Pursley

 

Future of Iraq, Dictatorship, Democracy, or Division? by Liam Anderson and Gareth Stansfield

 

Imaging The Nation, Nationalism, Sectarianism and Socio-Political Conflict In Iraq by Harith Al-Qarawee

 

‘Independent Iraq’ The Monarchy & British Influence, 1941-1958 by Matthew Elliot

 

Iraq Between Occupations, Perspectives from 1920s to the Present Edited by Amatzia Baram Achim Rohde and Ronen Zeidel

 

Iraq Between the Two World Wars, The Militarist Origins of Tyranny by Reeva Spector Simon

 

Iraq, People, History, Politics by Gareth Stansfield

 

Iraqi Statesman, A portray of Mohammed Fadhel Jamali by Harry Almond

 

Killing Hope, U.S. Military and CIA Interventions Since World War II by William Blum

 

The Kurdish Revolt 1961-1970 by Edgar O’Ballance

 

Kurds of Iraq, Tragedy and Hope by Michael Gunter

 

The Making of Iraq 1900-1963, Capital, Power and Ideology by Samira Haj

 

The Modern History of Iraq by Phebe Marr

 

Rashid Ali al-Gailani, the Nationalist Movement in Iraq 1939-1941 by Dr Walid Hamdi

 

Red Star Over Iraq, Iraqi Communism Before Saddam by Johan Franzen

 

The Role of the Military In Politics, A case study of Iraq to 1941 by Mohammed Tarbush

 

Ropes Of Sand, America’s Failure in the Middle East by Wilbur Crane Eveland

 

Shi’ism and Social Protest edited by Juan Cole and Nikki Keddie

 

State and Society in Iraq, Citizenship under Occupation, Dictatorship and Democratiziation by Benjamin Isakhan, Shamiran Mako and Fadi Dawood, Eds.

 

The Tragedy of the Assyrian Minority in Iraq by R.S. Stafford

 

Understanding Iraq, the Whole Sweep of Iraqi History, from Genghis Khan’s Mongols to the Ottoman Turks to the British Mandate to the American Occupation by William Polk

 

Wings of Iraq, Volume 1: The Iraqi Air Force, 19310-1970 by Milos Sipos and Tom Cooper

 

1941 Anglo-Iraq War

 

Blood, Oil and the Axis, The Allied Resistance Against A Fascist State In Iraq and the Levant, 1941 by John Broich

 

Iraq 1941, The Battles for Basra, Habbaniya, Fallujah and Baghdad by Robert Lyman

 

Iraq And Syria 1941, The Politics and Strategy of the Second World War by Geoffrey Warner

 

Iraq Between the Two World Wars, The Militarist Origins of Tyranny by Reeva Spector Simon

 

Persian Gulf Command, A History of the Second World War In Iran and Iraq by Ashley Jackson

 

Rashid Ali al-Gailani, the Nationalist Movement in Iraq 1939-1941 by Dr Walid Hamdi

 

Qasim Era

 

Christianity in Iraq by Suha Rassam

 

Iraq Between the Two World Wars, The Militarist Origins of Tyranny by Reeva Spector Simon

 

The Kurdish Revolt 1961-1970 by Edgar O’Ballance

 

The Making of Iraq 1900-1963, Capital, Power and Ideology by Samira Haj

 

Red Star Over Iraq, Iraqi Communism Before Saddam by Johan Franzen

 

The Shi’ite Movement in Iraq by Faleh Jabar

 

State and Society in Iraq, Citizenship under Occupation, Dictatorship and Democratiziation by Benjamin Isakhan, Shamiran Mako and Fadi Dawood, Eds.

 

Wings of Iraq, Volume 1: The Iraqi Air Force, 19310-1970 by Milos Sipos and Tom Cooper

 

Arif Era

 

Imaging The Nation, Nationalism, Sectarianism and Socio-Political Conflict In Iraq by Harith Al-Qarawee

 

The Kurdish Revolt 1961-1970 by Edgar O’Ballance

 

The Making of Iraq 1900-1963, Capital, Power and Ideology by Samira Haj

 

Red Star Over Iraq, Iraqi Communism Before Saddam by Johan Franzen

 

The Shi’ite Movement in Iraq by Faleh Jabar

 

1967 Arab-Israeli War

 

Hawker Hunters At War, Iraq and Jordan 1958-1967 by Tom Cooper and Patricia Salti

 

Wings of Iraq, Volume 1: The Iraqi Air Force, 19310-1970 by Milos Sipos and Tom Cooper

 

Bakr Era

 

Culture, History & Ideology in the Formation of Ba’thist Iraq, 1968-89 by Amatzia Baram

 

The Great Betrayal, How America Abandoned An Ally In The Middle East by David Phillips

 

Imaging The Nation, Nationalism, Sectarianism and Socio-Political Conflict In Iraq by Harith Al-Qarawee

 

The Kurdish Revolt 1961-1970 by Edgar O’Ballance

 

Red Star Over Iraq, Iraqi Communism Before Saddam by Johan Franzen

 

Saddam, His Rise and Fall by Con Coughlin

 

The Shi’ite Movement in Iraq by Faleh Jabar

 

Socialist Iraq, A Study in Iraqi Politics Since 1968 by Majid Khadduri

 

State and Society in Iraq, Citizenship under Occupation, Dictatorship and Democratiziation by Benjamin Isakhan, Shamiran Mako and Fadi Dawood, Eds.

 

Understanding Iraq, the Whole Sweep of Iraqi History, from Genghis Khan’s Mongols to the Ottoman Turks to the British Mandate to the American Occupation by William Polk

 

Saddam Era

 

Arrows of the Night, Ahmad Chalabi and the Selling of the Iraq War by Richard Bonin

 

Baghdad Diaries: A Woman’s Chronicle of War and Exile by Nuha Al-Radi

 

The Ba’thification of Iraq, Saddam Hussein’s Totalitarianism by Aaron Faust

 

Culture, History & Ideology in the Formation of Ba’thist Iraq, 1968-89 by Amatzia Baram

 

Compulsion In religion, Saddam Hussein, Islam, and the Roots of Insurgencies In Iraq by Samuel Helfont

 

The Great Betrayal, How America Abandoned An Ally In The Middle East by David Phillips

 

Imaging The Nation, Nationalism, Sectarianism and Socio-Political Conflict In Iraq by Harith Al-Qarawee

 

Iraq, In the Eye of the Storm by Dilip Hiro

 

Iraq in Wartime, Soldiering, Martyrdom, and Remembrance by Dina Rizk Khoury

 

Iraq Under Siege, The Deadly Impact of Sanctions and War Edited by Anthony Arnove

 

Killing Hope, U.S. Military and CIA Interventions Since World War II by William Blum

 

Kurds of Iraq, Tragedy and Hope by Michael Gunter

 

The Man Who Pushed America To War, The Extraordinary Life, Adventures, and Obsessions of Ahmad Chalabi by Aram Roston

 

Muqtada, Muqtada Al-Sadr, The Shia Revival, And the Struggle For Iraq by Patrick Cockburn

 

Neighbors, Not Friends, Iraq And Iran After The Gulf Wars by Dilip Hiro

 

Out Of The Ashes, The Resurrection of Saddam Hussein by Andrew Cockburn and Patrick Cockburn

 

Saddam, His Rise and Fall by Con Coughlin

 

Saddam Hussein’s Ba’th Party, Inside an Authoritarian Regime by Joseph Sassoon

 

The Saddam Tapes, The Inner Workings of a Tyrant’s Regime 1978-2001 by Kevin Woods, David Palkki and Mark Stout

 

The Shi’ite Movement in Iraq by Faleh Jabar

 

State and Society in Iraq, Citizenship under Occupation, Dictatorship and Democratiziation by Benjamin Isakhan, Shamiran Mako and Fadi Dawood, Eds.

 

Understanding Iraq, the Whole Sweep of Iraqi History, from Genghis Khan’s Mongols to the Ottoman Turks to the British Mandate to the American Occupation by William Polk

 

The United States And Iraq Since 1990: A Brief History With Documents by Robert Brigham Ed.

 

Iran-Iraq War

 

The Gulf War, The Origins and Implications of the Iraq-Iran Conflict by Majid Khadduri

 

The Iran-Iraq War by Pierre Razoux

 

The Iran-Iraq War 1980-1988 by Efraim Karsh

 

Iran-Iraq War, The Lion of Babylon, 1980-1988 by Anthony Tucker-Jones

 

The Iran-Iraq War, Volume 1: The Battle for Khuzestan, September 1980-May 1982 by E.R. Hooton, Tom Cooper, and Farzin Nadimi

 

The Iran-Iraq War Volume 2: Iran Strikes back, June 1982-December 1986 by E.R. Hooton, Tom Cooper and Farzin Nadimi

 

The Iran-Iraq War Volume 3: Iraq’s Triumph by E.R. Hooton, Tom Cooper and Farzin Nadimi

 

The Iran-Iraq War, Volume 4: The Forgotten Fronts by E.R. Hooton, Tom Cooper and Farzin Nadimi

 

Iraq in Wartime, Soldiering, Martyrdom, and Remembrance by Dina Rizk Khoury

 

Iraqi Mirages, The Dassault Mirage Family In Service With The Iraqi Air Force, 1981-1988 by Tom Cooper and Milos Sipos

 

The Longest War, The Iran-Iraq Military Conflict by Dilip Hiro

 

The Shi’ite Movement in Iraq by Faleh Jabar

 

Vanguard of the Imam, Religion, Politics, and Iran’s Revolutionary Guards by Afshon Ostovar

 

Invasion of Kuwait/Gulf War

 

Baghdad Diaries: A Woman’s Chronicle of War and Exile by Nuha Al-Radi

 

Bradley vs BMP, Desert Storm 1991 by Mike Guardia

 

The Bush Administrations and Saddam Hussein by Alex Roberto Hybel and Justin Matthew Kaufman

 

Desert Storm, Volume 1: The Iraqi Invasion of Kuwait And Operation Desert Shield 1990-1991 by E.R. Hooton and Tom Cooper

 

from storm to Freedom, America’s Long War with Iraq by John Ballard

 

Iraq in Wartime, Soldiering, Martyrdom, and Remembrance by Dina Rizk Khoury

 

the Iraqi Invasion of Kuwait, Religion, Identity and Otherness in the Analysis of War and Conflict by Hamdi Hassan

 

Kurds of Iraq, Tragedy and Hope by Michael Gunter

 

M1 Abrams vs T-72 Ural, Operation Desert Storm 1991 by Steven Zaloga

 

Out Of The Ashes, The Resurrection of Saddam Hussein by Andrew Cockburn and Patrick Cockburn

 

The Saddam Tapes, The Inner Workings of a Tyrant’s Regime 1978-2001 by Kevin Woods, David Palkki and Mark Stout

 

The Shi’ite Movement in Iraq by Faleh Jabar

 

The United States And Iraq Since 1990: A Brief History With Documents by Robert Brigham Ed.

 

US Invasion Of Iraq

 

Against All Enemies, Inside America’s War on Terror by Richard Clarke

 

America at the Crossroads, Democracy, Power and the Neoconservative Legacy by Francis Fukuyama

 

Assassins’ Gate, America In Iraq by George Packer

 

The Bush Administrations and Saddam Hussein by Alex Roberto Hybel and Justin Matthew Kaufman

 

Bush At War by Bob Woodward

 

The Endgame, The Inside Story of the Struggle for Iraq, from George W. Bush to Barack Obama by Michael Gordon and General Bernard Trainor

 

The Fall of Baghdad by Jon Lee Anderson

 

from storm to Freedom, America’s Long War with Iraq by John Ballard

 

Future of Iraq, Dictatorship, Democracy, or Division? by Liam Anderson and Gareth Stansfield

 

Hard Lessons, The Iraq Reconstruction Experience by Stuart Bowen

 

Hoodwinked, The Documents That Reveal How Bush Sold Us a War by John Prados

 

Hubris, The Inside Story of Spin, Scandal and the Selling of the Iraq War by Michael Isikoff and David Corn

 

In The Red Zone, A Journey Into the Soul of Iraq by Steven Vincent

 

Inside The Resistance, Reporting From Iraq’s Danger Zone by Zaki Chehab

 

Iraq and the Crimes of Aggressive War, The Legal Cynicism of Criminal Militarism by John Hagan, Joshua Kaiser and Anna Hanson

 

Iraq’s Future: The aftermath of regime change by Toby Dodge

 

Leap of Faith, Hubris, Negligence, and America’s Greatest Foreign Policy Tragedy by Michael Mazarr

 

Losing Iraq, Inside The Post War Reconstruction Fiasco by David Phillips

 

The Next Attack, The Failure of the War on Terror and a Strategy for Getting it Right by Daniel Benjamin and Steven Simon

 

The One Percent Doctrine, Deep Inside America’s Pursuit Of Its Enemies Since 9/11 by Ron Suskind

 

Plan of Attack: The Definitive Account Of The Decision To Invade Iraq by Bob Woodward

 

The Price of Loyalty by Ron Suskind

 

The Report of the Iraq Inquiry, Executive Summary Executive Summary by Chilcot Report

 

Revolt On The Tigris, The Al-Sadr Uprising And The Governing of Iraq by Mark Etherington

 

The Road to Iraq, The Making of a Neoconservative War by Muhammad Idrees Ahmad

 

Salam Pax: The Baghdad Blog by Salam Pax

 

Shaping the Plan for Operation Iraqi Freedom, The Role of Military Intelligence Assessments by Gregory Hooker

 

Special Operations Forces in Iraq by Leigh Neville

 

Special Operations in Iraq by Mike Ryan

 

State of Denial, Bush At War, Part III by Bob Woodward

 

State of War, The Secret History of the CIA and the Bush Administration by James Risen

 

Target Basra, The High-Octane Story of the Royal Marine Commandos In Iraq by Mike Rossiter

 

To Start A War: How The Bush Administration Took America Into Iraq by Robert Draper

 

The United States And Iraq Since 1990: A Brief History With Documents by Robert Brigham Ed.

 

Voices From Iraq, A People’s History, 2003-2009 by Mark Kukis

 

Wanting War: Why the Bush Administration Invaded Iraq by Jeffrey Record

 

Weapons of Mass Deception: The Uses of Propaganda in Bush’s War on Iraq by Sheldon Rampton John Stauber

 

What Happened, Inside the Bush White House and Washington’s Culture of Deception by Scott McClellan

 

US Occupation Of Iraq

 

Achieving Victory In Iraq, Countering An Insurgency by Col. Dominic Caraccilo and Lt. Col Andrea Thompson

 

Arrows of the Night, Ahmad Chalabi and the Selling of the Iraq War by Richard Bonin

 

Assassins’ Gate, America In Iraq by George Packer

 

Battle for Fallujah, Occupation, Resistance and Stalemate in the War in Iraq by Vincent Foulk

 

Battle For The City Of The Dead, In The Shadow of the Golden Dome, Najaf, August 2004 by Dick Camp

 

Black Flags, The Rise Of ISIS by Joby Warrick

 

The Caliphate At War, Operational Realistic and Innovations of the Islamic State by Ahmed Hashim

 

Children of War, Voices Of Iraqi Refugees by Deborah Ellis

 

Christianity in Iraq by Suha Rassam

 

Compulsion In religion, Saddam Hussein, Islam, and the Roots of Insurgencies In Iraq by Samuel Helfont

 

Confronting Al Qaeda, The Sunni Awakening and American Strategy In Al Anbar by Martha Cottom and Joe Huseby with Bruno Baltodano

 

The Death of the Mehdi Army, the Rise, Fall, and Revival of Iraq’s Most Powerful Militia by Nicholas Krohley

 

Duty, Memoirs Of A Secretary At War by Robert Gates

 

The Endgame, The Inside Story of the Struggle for Iraq, from George W. Bush to Barack Obama by Michael Gordon and General Bernard Trainor

 

The Fall of Baghdad by Jon Lee Anderson

 

Fallujah Redux, The Anbar Awakening and the Struggle With Al-Qaeda by Daniel Green and William Mullen III

 

Fiasco: The American Military Adventure In Iraq by Thomas Ricks

 

from storm to Freedom, America’s Long War with Iraq by John Ballard

 

Future of Iraq, Dictatorship, Democracy, or Division? by Liam Anderson and Gareth Stansfield

 

Hard Lessons, The Iraq Reconstruction Experience by Stuart Bowen

 

Illusions of Victory, The Anbar Awakening And The Rise Of The Islamic State by Carter Malkasian

 

Imaging The Nation, Nationalism, Sectarianism and Socio-Political Conflict In Iraq by Harith Al-Qarawee

 

Imperial Life In The Emerald City, Inside Iraq’s Green Zone by Rajiv Chandrasekaran

 

In The Red Zone, A Journey Into the Soul of Iraq by Steven Vincent

 

Insurgency and Counter-Insurgency In Iraq by Ahmed Hashim

 

Insurgent Iraq, Al Zarqawi and the New Generation by Loretta Napoleoni

 

Iraq After America, Strongmen, Sectarians, Resistance by Joel Rayburn

 

Iraq and Back, Inside The War To Win The Peace by Kim Olson

 

Iraq and the Crimes of Aggressive War, The Legal Cynicism of Criminal Militarism by John Hagan, Joshua Kaiser and Anna Hanson

 

Iraq and the Politics of Oil, An Insider’s Perspective by Gary Vogler

 

Iraq From War To A New Authoritarianism by Toby Dodge

 

Iraq, People, History, Politics by Gareth Stansfield

 

Iraq’s Dysfunctional Democracy by David Ghanim

 

Iraq’s Future: The aftermath of regime change by Toby Dodge

 

Iraq’s Sunni Insurgency by Ahmed Hashim

 

The ISIS Apocalypse, The History, Strategy, and Doomsday Vision of the Islamic State by William McCants

 

ISIS Inside The Army of Terror, Revised & Updated by Michael Weiss Hassan Hassan

 

The ISIS Reader, Milestone Texts of the Islamic State Movement by Haror Ingram, Craig Whiteside and Charlie Winter

 

ISIS The State of Terror by Jessica Stern and J.M. Berger

 

Islamic State The Digital Caliphate by Abdel Bari Atwan

 

It Takes More than a Network, The Iraqi Insurgency and Organization Adaptation by Chad Serena

 

Liberate And Leave, Fatal Flaws In The Early Strategy For Postwar Iraq by Don Eberly

 

Losing Iraq, Inside The Post War Reconstruction Fiasco by David Phillips

 

The Man Who Pushed America To War, The Extraordinary Life, Adventures, and Obsessions of Ahmad Chalabi by Aram Roston

 

The Marines Take Anbar, The Four-Year Fight Against Al Qaeda by Richard Shultz Jr.

 

The Master Plan, ISIS, Al-Qaeda, and the Jihadi Strategy For Final Victory by Brian Fishman

 

Muqtada, Muqtada Al-Sadr, The Shia Revival, And the Struggle For Iraq by Patrick Cockburn

 

Nights In The Pink Motel, An American Strategist’s Pursuit of Peace in Iraq by Robert Earle

 

The Occupation of Iraq, Winning The War, Losing The Peace by Ali Allawi

 

The Occupation, War And Resistance In Iraq by Patrick Cockburn

 

Oil and Democracy in Iraq by Robert Springbord, Ed.

 

Patriotic Ayatollahs, Nationalism In Post-Saddam Iraq by Caroleen Marji Sayej

 

Reconstructing Iraq’s Budgetary Institutions, Coalition State Building after Saddam by James Savage

 

The Report of the Iraq Inquiry, Executive Summary Executive Summary by Chilcot Report

 

Salam Pax: The Baghdad Blog by Salam Pax

 

Sectarianism In Iraq, Antagonistic Visions of Unity by Fanar Haddad

 

The Sheriff of Ramadi, Navy SEALs and the Winning of Anbar by Dick Couch

 

A Short History of Iraq, Second Edition by Thabit Abdullah

 

Special Operations Forces in Iraq by Leigh Neville

 

Squandered Victory, The American Occupation And The Bungled Effort to Bring Democracy to Iraq by Larry Diamond

 

State of Denial, Bush At War, Part III by Bob Woodward

 

State of War, The Secret History of the CIA and the Bush Administration by James Risen

 

The Struggle For iraq, A View from the Ground Up by Thomas Renahan

 

Suicide Bombers In Iraq, The Strategy and Ideology of Martyrdom by Mohammed Hafez

 

Surge, My Journey with General David Petraeus and the Remaking of the Iraq War by Peter Mansoor

 

Target Basra, The High-Octane Story of the Royal Marine Commandos In Iraq by Mike Rossiter

 

The Terrorists of Iraq, Inside the Strategy and Tactics of the Iraqi Insurgency 2003-2014 by Malcolm Nance

 

U.S. Marines in Battle, An-Najaf August 2004 by Francis Kozlowski

 

Under The Black Flag, At The Frontier Of The New Jihad by Sami Moubayed

 

Understanding Iraq, the Whole Sweep of Iraqi History, from Genghis Khan’s Mongols to the Ottoman Turks to the British Mandate to the American Occupation by William Polk

 

The United States And Iraq Since 1990: A Brief History With Documents by Robert Brigham Ed.

 

The Unraveling, High Hopes And Missed Opportunity In Iraq by Emma Sky

 

Voices From Iraq, A People’s History, 2003-2009 by Mark Kukis

 

Voodoo In Sadr City, The Rise of Shiaism In Iraq by Boone Cutler

 

The War Within, A Secret White House History 2006-2008 by Bob Woodward

 

What Happened, Inside the Bush White House and Washington’s Culture of Deception by Scott McClellan

 

Why Do You Kill: The Untold Story of the Iraqi Resistance by Jurgen Todenhofer

 

Zarqawi, The New Face of Al-Qaeda by Jean-Charles Brisard

 

Post-US Occupation Iraq

 

After The Caliphate by Colin P. Clarke

 

Black Flags, The Rise Of ISIS by Joby Warrick

 

The Caliphate At War, Operational Realistic and Innovations of the Islamic State by Ahmed Hashim

 

Fallujah Redux, The Anbar Awakening and the Struggle With Al-Qaeda by Daniel Green and William Mullen III

 

The Great Betrayal, How America Abandoned An Ally In The Middle East by David Phillips

 

Iraq After America, Strongmen, Sectarians, Resistance by Joel Rayburn

 

Iraq From War To A New Authoritarianism by Toby Dodge

 

Iraq’s Dysfunctional Democracy by David Ghanim

 

The ISIS Apocalypse, The History, Strategy, and Doomsday Vision of the Islamic State by William McCants

 

ISIS Inside The Army of Terror, Revised & Updated by Michael Weiss Hassan Hassan

 

The ISIS Reader, Milestone Texts of the Islamic State Movement by Haror Ingram, Craig Whiteside and Charlie Winter

 

ISIS The State of Terror by Jessica Stern and J.M. Berger

 

Islamic State The Digital Caliphate by Abdel Bari Atwan

 

M1A1 in Iraqi Service by SABOT Publications

 

The Master Plan, ISIS, Al-Qaeda, and the Jihadi Strategy For Final Victory by Brian Fishman

 

Netflix’s Mosul

 

The Next Attack, The Failure of the War on Terror and a Strategy for Getting it Right by Daniel Benjamin and Steven Simon

 

Patriotic Ayatollahs, Nationalism In Post-Saddam Iraq by Caroleen Marji Sayej

 

Quicksilver War, Syria, Iraq and the Spiral of Conflict by William Harris

 

Rise of Islamic State, ISIS and the New Sunni Revolution by Patrick Cockburn

 

Sectarianism In Iraq, Antagonistic Visions of Unity by Fanar Haddad

 

Shatter the Nations, ISIS and the War for the Caliphate by Mike Giglio

 

Suicide Bombers In Iraq, The Strategy and Ideology of Martyrdom by Mohammed Hafez

 

The Terrorists of Iraq, Inside the Strategy and Tactics of the Iraqi Insurgency 2003-2014 by Malcolm Nance

 

They Will Have to Die Now: Mosul and the Fall of the Caliphate by James Verini

 

Under The Black Flag, At The Frontier Of The New Jihad by Sami Moubayed

 

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