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Iraq: Yesterday and Tomorrow

Stenton’s article described the British experience in Mesopotamia almost a century ago when, during World War I, British forces wrenched what is now Iraq away from the collapsing Ottoman Empire.

Hugh Prysor-Jones

Hugh Prysor-Jones, a former senior anchor of the BBC World Service, is a journalist specializing in international politics and finance.

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