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Recent books on sanctions

There's been a host of books recently published touching on the issue of
sanctions against Iraq. If you've had a chance to look at any of these,
could you send me your comments, which I'll work into the CASI on-line
bibliography (at: 

This is the list, together with the information I've gathered about them
from short published reviews:

Boutros Boutros-Ghali, Unvanquished: A US-UN Saga (New York: Random House,
Apparently contains some revelations about US strategy in negotiations
designed to implement oil-for-food, from the former Secretary-General of
the UN. May resolve the recent discuss-list exchange on whether OFF was
designed to be rejected? 

Geoffrey Leslie Simons, Imposing economic sanctions: legal remedy or
genocidal tool? (London: Pluto Press, 1999)
A review of the misuse of economic sanctions worldwide, but with
particular emphasis on Iraq, making the case that sanctions on Iraq
constitute genocide.

Sarah Graham-Brown, Sanctioning Saddam : The Politics of Intervention in
Iraq (London: I.B.Tauris, 1999)
Focuses on international aid to the Iraqi population, suffering under
economic sanctions, as well as other forms of Western interventions into
Iraq since 1991.

Daniel W. Drezner, The Sanctions Paradox : Economic Statecraft and
International Relations (Cambridge University Press, 1999)
On the ineffectiveness of economic sanctions as a means to secure
political or strategic ends. 

Anthony H. Cordesman, Iraq and the War of Sanctions : Conventional
Threats and Weapons of Mass Destruction (Praeger Publishers, 1999)
Although is largely an analysis of what the author sees as the continuing
military threat from Iraq, touches on the ineffectiveness of economic
sanctions in eliminating this threat. 

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