PRESIDENT GEORGE W. BUSH (BUSH #43)




George W. Bush (Bush #43)
Miller Center (University of Virginia)
http://millercenter.org/president/gwbus
My Website Spotlight blog post
http://thelearningprofessor.blogspot.com/2012/06/website-spotlight-george-w-bush.html

George W. Bush bio
https://youtu.be/lAvv-zPLurs

Miller Center
http://millercenter.org/president/gwbus

Campaign commercials
http://www.livingroomcandidate.org/commercials/2000
http://www.livingroomcandidate.org/commercials/2004

Election of 2000
http://wps.ablongman.com/wps/media/objects/1483/1518969/DIVI730.jpg



The Struggle for Iraq 10 years on (BBC News)
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/special_reports/struggle_for_iraq/

Photos: 10th Anniversary of the invasion of Iraq
http://blogs.denverpost.com/captured/2013/03/13/photos-10th-anniversary-us-invasion-of-iraq-2003/5925/

Iraq War Timeline as Told Through Front Pages
http://www.buzzfeed.com/andrewkaczynski/the-iraq-war-timeline-as-told-through-front-pages

Iraq War Offers Lessons for Syria and Iran (NY Times)
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/03/20/world/middleeast/iraq-war-offers-lessons-for-syria-and-iran.html?hp&_r=1&pagewanted=all&

Iraq War's 10th Anniversary: Invasion - In Focus - The Atlantic (1 of 3)
http://www.theatlantic.com/infocus/2013/03/iraq-wars-10th-anniversary-the-invasion/100475/

Iraq War's 10th Anniversary: Occupation and Insurgency - In Focus - The Atlantic (2 of 3)
http://www.theatlantic.com/infocus/2013/03/iraq-wars-10th-anniversary-occupation-and-insurgency/100476/

Iraq War's 10th Anniversary: After the War - In Focus - The Atlantic (3 of 3)
http://www.theatlantic.com/infocus/2013/03/iraq-wars-10th-anniversary-after-the-war/100477/



To access all FRONTLINE programs on Iraq, Afghanistan, and the War on Terror, you can go to the following URL:
http://to.pbs.org/gFhH15

Here are the ones I especially like to use for our one day summary.

The War Behind Closed Doors (FRONTLINE)
http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/pages/frontline/shows/iraq/
My Website Spotlight blog post
http://thelearningprofessor.blogspot.com/2012/06/website-spotlight-war-behind-closed.html

Bush's War (FRONTLINE)
http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/pages/frontline/bushswar/
My Website Spotlight blog post
http://thelearningprofessor.blogspot.com/2012/06/website-spotlight-bushs-war.html

Endgame (FRONTLINE)
http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/pages/frontline/endgame/
My Website Spotlight blog post
http://thelearningprofessor.blogspot.com/2012/06/website-spotlight-endgame.html

The Invasion of Iraq (FRONTLINE)
http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/pages/frontline/shows/invasion/etc/links.html
My Website Spotlight blog post
http://thelearningprofessor.blogspot.com/2012/06/website-spotlight-invasion-of-iraq.html



Failed Efforts and Challenges of America’s Last Months in Iraq (New York Times)
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/09/23/world/middleeast/failed-efforts-of-americas-last-months-in-iraq.html?_r=1&hpw

At West Point, Asking if a War Doctrine Was Worth It (New York Times)
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/05/28/world/at-west-point-asking-if-a-war-doctrine-was-worth-it.html?_r=2&hpw&pagewanted=all

Inside Iraq: 'we had to deal with people who had blood on their hands' (Guardian)
http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2012/jul/16/inside-iraq-emma-sky

Inside Iraq: the British peacenik who became key to the US military (Guardian)
http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2012/jul/15/iraq-emma-sky-us-military?intcmp=239

Iraq war will haunt west, says Briton who advised US military (Guardian)
http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2012/jul/15/iraq-war-briton-us-military

Briton who advised US in Iraq tells how tactics changed after bloody insurgency (Guardian)
http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2012/jul/16/briton-advised-us-iraq-tactics?INTCMP=SRCH



IRAQ WAR Resources

Iraq New York Times Topics
http://topics.nytimes.com/top/news/international/countriesandterritories/iraq/index.html



Iraq Maps

Perry-Castañeda Map Collection
http://www.lib.utexas.edu/maps/iraq.html

The Geography of an Impending War (New York Times)
http://www.nytimes.com/imagepages/2003/03/18/international/18MILI-GRAPH.html

Kurd/Sunni/Shia divisions
http://www.globalsecurity.org/military/world/iraq/images/iraq-map-group1.gif



Reading Guides of two major studies which will help you understand the war.

Cobra II
http://thelearningprofessor.wikispaces.com/Cobra+II

The Gamble
http://thelearningprofessor.wikispaces.com/The+Gamble



Photoblog:

The 150 most memorable photos from the Iraq War | Plog The Denver Post
http://blogs.denverpost.com/captured/2011/12/30/captured-nine-years-of-war-in-iraq/5165/



TIMELINES (using the FRONTLINE programs pertaining to the War in Iraq)

FRONTLINE The War Behind Closed Doors
Timeline: The Evolution of the Bush Doctrine [to go to war with Iraq]
http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/pages/frontline/shows/iraq/etc/cron.html

FRONTLINE Bush's War (Iraq)
Annotated Video Timeline
http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/pages/frontline/bushswar/cron/

Start with the 1980 clip and read each caption through the clip in 2004 entitled "No Weapons of Mass Destruction are Found"

FRONTLINE The Invasion of Iraq
Timeline:
http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/pages/frontline/shows/invasion/cron/

FRONTLINE The End Game [goes through the Surge]
Timeline:
http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/pages/frontline/endgame/cron