Overview of the Kanan Makiya papers

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Title: Kanan Makiya papers
Date (inclusive): 1950-2010
Collection Number: 2010C35
Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Archives
Language of Material: In Arabic and English.
Physical Description: 108 manuscript boxes, 1 oversize box (45.5 linear feet)
Abstract: Correspondence, writings, notes, interview transcripts, conference papers, serial issues, pamphlets, leaflets, government publications, other printed matter, videotapes, and other audiovisual material, relating to the history of the Middle East, political conditions in Iraq and elsewhere in the Middle East, the Saddam Hussein regime in Iraq, and Iraqi opposition to it.
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
creator: Makiya, Kanan

Access

Collection is open for research.
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Publication Rights

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Kanan Makiya papers, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

Acquisition Information

Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 2010.

Accruals

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Biographical/Historical Note

Iraqi-American Middle Eastern studies scholar.

Scope and Content of Collection

Correspondence, writings, notes, interview transcripts, conference papers, serial issues, pamphlets, leaflets, government publications, other printed matter, videotapes, and other audiovisual material, relating to the history of the Middle East, political conditions in Iraq and elsewhere in the Middle East, the Saddam Hussein regime in Iraq, and Iraqi opposition to it.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Iraq--History.
Iraq--Politics and government.
Middle East--History.
Middle East--Politics and government.
Video tapes.

Box 9

Saddam's Killing Fields

Note: VHS videotape cassette

Access

Use copy available on-site for immediate use. Use copy reference number: 2010C35 _v_0010058.

Scope and Contents note

Frontline documentary video created by Kanan Makiya about the Saddam Hussein regime. Air date on program June 22, 1993.
 

Rest of collection not yet described