The Middle East and Interwar International Relations (1924-1938)
- Erez Manela, “Goodwill and Bad: Rethinking US-Egyptian Relations in the Interwar Years,” Middle Eastern Studies, pp. 71-88.
- Jonathan Conlin, “Drawing the Line,” Journal of Contemporary History, pp. 117-140.
- State Department Historian’s Office, Summary of Red Line Agreement
Documents: Foreign Relations of the United States, 1923 missive from State Department objecting to British attempts to consolidate control over Middle Eastern oil, especially in Iraq.
Map: Saudi oil fields, present day