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History 3505 (THO) - U.S. Diplomacy in the Middle East

Accessing Resources

If you are unable to access the electronic books or streaming video listed below, please email Emily Smock (

Clicking on any of the links will bring up the catalog record on the library website, those items on reserve will have "Thompson Library Reserve" in the location column followed by how long they check out for.

If the status is "Available" the item is ready to be checked out.

If the status is "Due" followed by a date and time, the item is checked out and due back at the indicated date and time.

If the title of the book is not a link to the catalog record, the item hasn't arrived yet, and it isn't ready to check out.

In order to access these materials, you can check out these books and/or DVDs from the circulation desk of Thompson Library, located on the first floor at the east end of the building.

To check out materials please have a valid photo ID such as your BuckID, Driver's License, or digital BuckID on the OSU mobile app. 

Fines for reserve items can be significant and these items must be returned back to Thompson Library circulation desk (Fine Information Link).

Find out more information about Thompson Library such as today's hours (Thompson Library Link).

Instructor: Peter Hahn

Physical Books or DVDs in Thompson Library

Title Author Call Number Loan Period
All the Shah's men : an American coup and the roots of Middle East terror Stephen Kinzer DS318 .K49 2003 1 day
Imperial life in the emerald city : inside Iraq's green zone  Rajiv Chandrasekaran DS79.769 .C42 2006 1 day
A safe haven : Harry S. Truman and the founding of Israel Allis Radosh and Ronald Radosh E814 .R33 2009 1 day

Electronic Resources

Title Author Call Number Link to Catalog Record
Crisis and crossfire [electronic resource] : the United States and the Middle East since 1945 Peter L. Hahn DS63.2.U5 H347 2005 Link
Taken hostage : the Iran hostage crisis and America's first encounter with radical Islam David Farber E183.8.I55 F37 2005eb Link