Foreign Office Files for the Middle East, 1971-1981

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Foreign Office Files for the Middle East consists of digitized files from the British Foreign Office regarding the Middle East. Rutgers has access to 3 modules in this collection:

  • Module 1: Middle East, 1971-1974: The 1973 Arab-Israeli War and the Oil Crisis
  • Module 2: Middle East, 1975-1978: The Lebanese Civil War and the Camp David Accords
  • Module 3: Middle East, 1979-1981: The Iranian Revolution and the Iran-Iraq War

Rutgers does not have access to any other modules in this collection.

The collection includes many documents related to Egypt, Israel, Iran, Iraq, and Saudi Arabia. Material types include correspondence, reports, dispatches, profiles of major personalities, maps, newspaper cuttings, meeting minutes, reports, and economic analyses.

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