Drawing on a wealth of iraqi, arab, western and israeli sources, including interviews with people who have had close contact with saddam hussein throughout his career, the authors traces the meteoric transformation of an ardent nationalist and obscure ba'th party member into an absolute dictator. There was a case to be made on several grounds for operations against saddam hussein the initial phase of combat was highly successful, and some still argue that the american investment was worth. Yet, suspicions have been raised as to whether or not the dictator actually penned all 160 pages himself, with officials at the central intelligence agency poring through the novel for insights into hussein's worldview and the details therein. On biographycom, the unsettling story of iraqi dictator saddam hussein, whose rule was marked by invasions, economic sanctions and death.
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