In the early 1990s, Operation Desert Storm accomplished its main objectives of liberating Kuwait from an occupying force of the Iraqi Army. The Persian Gulf War helped the United States military regain the respect of the American public, and allowed many nations to work together to accomplish a common goal. In Desert Storm -- The First Persian Gulf War in American History, Debra McArthur paints a portrait of the Middle East during Operation Desert Storm, using historical facts and thrilling accounts from soldiers, politicians, and other key players. The combat situations and political tension comes alive in this thrilling addition to the In American History series.
Table of Contents
|2||Rumors of War||18|
|3||Preparing for War||32|
|4||Raising the Shield||42|
|5||Ready ... Set ... Wait||53|
|6||War From the Air||66|
|7||One Hundred Hours to Victory||80|