Sick, Gary G(ordon)

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SICK, Gary G(ordon)

SICK, Gary G(ordon). American, b. 1935. Genres: International relations/ Current affairs. Career: Assistant naval attache, U.S. Embassy, Cairo, Egypt, 1965-67; Sixth Fleet staff, Naples, Italy, 1967-69; country director for Persian Gulf sheikhdoms and Indian Ocean area, Office of the Assistant Secretary of Defense for International Security Affairs, Washington, DC, 1973-76; National Security Council staff member, Middle East Affairs, 1976-81; Ford Foundation, International Affairs, deputy director; Columbia University, senior research scholar and adjunct professor of Middle East politics, 1982-. Publications: All Fall Down: America's Tragic Encounter with Iran, 1985; October Surprise: America's Hostages and the Election of Ronald Reagan, 1991. CO-EDITOR: The Persian Gulf at the Millennium, 1997; Security in the Persian Gulf, 2001. Contributor to anthologies. Contributor of articles to professional journals. Address: School of International and Public Affairs, Columbia University, 420 W 118th St, New York, NY 10027, U.S.A. Online address: [email protected]