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Saddam Hussein

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  • Creator PBS
  • Format Videos, Slides, Films
  • Contributors
  • Publication [Place of publication not identified] : PBS, [2019] New York, N.Y. : Distributed by Infobase, 2019. ©2019
  • Series
  • Physical Details
    • 1 online resource (1 video file (53 min., 48 sec)) : sound, color

Summary

  • This episode of "The Dictator's Playbook" examines the regime of Iraq's Saddam Hussein. Learn how the tyrant seized power and maintained it for almost 30 years.

Notes

  • Originally released by PBS, 2019.
  • Streaming video file encoded with permission for digital streaming by Infobase on February 04, 2019.
  • Streaming video file.
  • Closed-captioned.

Contents

  • Introduction: Saddam Hussein (3:12); Using Violence (8:10); Creating a Myth (4:03); Controlling the Secret Police (5:20); Controlling the Elites (6:34); Creating an Enemy (6:01); Creating Terror (3:56); Propaganda (7:05); Hussein's Capture (8:55); Credits: Saddam Hussein (0:32)
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