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History 3505 - U.S. Diplomacy in the Middle East

Accessing Resources

This is a quick guide on how to read the status of items in the library catalog:

Available the item is ready to be checked out

Due: followed by a date and time the item is checked out and due back at the indicated date and time.

In Process the item is not ready to be checked out; it is currently being processed by staff, but should be available soon

To view the status of an item, you must click on the link in the column "click on link to view status" below

You can check out these items from the circulation desk of Thompson Library, located on the first floor at the East/Oval end

To check out materials please have a valid photo ID such as your BuckID or Driver's License

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

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

Instructor: Peter Hahn

Physical Books or DVDs in Thompson Library

Title Author Call Number Loan Period Click on link to view status
Imperial life in the emerald city : inside Iraq's green zone Rajiv Chandrasekaran  DS79.769 .C42 2006 4 hour Link

Electronic Resources

Title (Direct Link to Resource) Author Call Number Link to Catalog
Crisis and crossfire [electronic resource] : the United States and the Middle East since 1945 Peter L. Hahn DS63.2.U5 H347 2005 Link
A safe haven : Harry S. Truman and the founding of Israel Allis Radosh and Ronald Radosh E814 .R34 2009eb  Link
Oil crisis in Iran : from nationalism to Coup d'Etat Ervand Abrahamian DS318.6 .A37 2021  Link
Taken hostage : the Iran hostage crisis and America's first encounter with radical Islam David Farber E183.8.I55 F37 2005eb Link