SHEMESH, Haim. Israeli (born Latvia), b. 1954. Genres: Politics/ Government, History, International relations/Current affairs, Third World. Career: Tel-Aviv University, Ramat-Aviv, Israel, researcher at Russian and East European Research Center, 1979-89; writer, 1989-. Publications: Soviet-Iraqi Relations, 1968-1988: In the Shadow of the Iraq-Iran Conflict, Lynne Rienner Publishers, 1992. Address: Rehov Esther Hamalcha 10, 49386 Petah Tikva, Israel.