Bibliography of Border Studies

*This is a work in progress. Feel free to contact me with questions or suggested works.


Black, Jeremy. Maps and Politics. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1997.

Finnie, David H. Shifting Lines in the Sand: Kuwait’s Elusive Frontier with Iraq. Harvard University Press, 1992.

Kaufman, Asher. Contested Frontiers in the Syria-Lebanon-Israel Region: Cartography, Sovereignty, and Conflict. Woodrow Wilson Center Press, 2014.

Schofield, Richard N. Evolution of the Shatt Al-ʼArab Boundary Dispute. Meapec Studies in Continuity & Change in the Middle East & North Africa. Wisbech, Cambridgeshire, England: Middle East & North African Studies Press, 1986.

Primary Documents:

Treaty between the United Kingdom and Iraq and Turkey Regarding the Settlement of the Frontier between Turkey and Iraq Together with Notes Exchanged, Angora, June 5, 1926: With a Map. Cmd. (Great Britain. Parliament) ; London: H.M.S.O, 1926.

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