KC Johnson

The Cold War and the Search for Stability

The Cold War and the Search for Stability in the Middle East

  • Marsh article, “The United States, Iran and Operation ‘Ajax’.”
  • Amy Staples, “Seeing Diplomacy through Banker’s Eyes: The World Bank, the Anglo-Iranian Oil Crisis, and the Aswan High Dam,” Diplomatic History, pp. 397-418.
Maps: Israel/Syria/Jordan/Lebanon/West Bank–water map

Baghdad Pact (1955) membership (along with UK and in 1958, US; Iraq withdraws in 1958)

Baghdad Pact membership

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