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Dirty wars : the world is a battlefield, Jeremy Scahill

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Dirty wars : the world is a battlefield
Title
Dirty wars
Title remainder
the world is a battlefield
Statement of responsibility
Jeremy Scahill
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Scahill presents an exposé of secret war programs being conducted behind the scenes of the War on Terror, revealing the human consequences of night raids, drone strikes, and other unofficial "dirty-war" tactics
Title
Dirty wars
Creator
Summary
A sobering expose of secret war programs currently being conducted behind the scenes of the War on Terror, drawing on interviews with CIA agents, mercenaries and other operators to reveal the human consequences of night raids, drone strikes and other unofficial "dirty-war" tactics
Subject
Genre
Tone
Writing style
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10171993
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
355.00973
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
  • photographs
Index
index present
LC call number
E897
LC item number
.S33 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Target audience
adult
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Jeremy Scahill
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Dirty wars : the world is a battlefield, Jeremy Scahill
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 531-613) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Troublemaker: Stanley McChrystal : the United States, 1974-2003, Iraq 2003
  • "Their intention and our intention is the same" : Somalia, 1993-2004
  • "A defeated enemy is not a vanquished one" : Yemen, 2003-2006
  • "Never trust a nonbeliever" : United Kingdom, 2003
  • "You don't have to prove to anyone that you did right" : Iraq, 2003-2005
  • "No blood, no foul" : Iraq, 2003-2004
  • Death star : Iraq, 2004
  • "The best technology, the best weapons, the best people--and plenty of money to burn" : Afghanistan, Iraq and Pakistan, 2003-2006
  • "A lot of it was of questionable legality" : Source: "Hunter"
  • Imprisonment of Anwar Awlaki : Yemen, 2004-2007
  • "There was concern...that we not create an American hit list" : Washington, DC, 2001-2002
  • "America knows war. They are war masters." : Somalia, 2004-2006
  • Prison break : Yemen, 2006
  • Hot pursuit : Pakistan, 2006-2008
  • "Every step taken by the US benefited al Shabab" : Somalia, 2007-2009
  • "If your son does not come to us, he will be killed by the Americans" : Yemen, 2007-2009
  • "Obama is set to continue the course set by Bush" : United States, 2002-2008
  • Obama's signature strikes : Pakistan and Washington, DC, 2009
  • Special Ops want to "own this shit like they did in Central America in the '80s" : Washington, DC, and Yemen, 2009
  • Suicide or martyrdom? : Yemen, 2009
  • Obama embraces JSOC : Somalia, early 2009
  • Anwar Awlaki: an American story : the United States and Yemen, 1971-2002
  • "Let JSOC off the leash" : Saudi Arabia, Washington, DC, and Yemen, late 2009
  • Samir Khan: an unlikely foot soldier : the United States and Yemen, 2001-2009
  • Blowback in Somalia : Somalia and Washington, DC, 2009
  • "If they kill innocent children and call them al Qaeda, the we are all al Qaeda" : Washington, DC, and Yemen, 2009
  • "The Americans really wanted to kill Anwar" : Yemen, late 2009-early 2010
  • "Mr. Barack Obama...I hope that you reconsider your order to kill...my son" : Washington, DC, and Yemen, early 2010
  • One night in Gardez : Washington, DC, 2008-2010; Afghanistan, 2009-2010
  • Year of the drone : Yemen and the United States, 2010
  • Driving Anwar Awlaki to hell : Yemen, 2010
  • CIA's dating service : Denmark and Yemen, 2010
  • Find, fix, finish: the rise of JSOC : Washington, 1979-2001
  • "The auction of the assassin" : Washington, DC, 2010
  • "Martyrdom is why we came here, my brother" : Yemen, 2009-2010
  • Persecution of Abdulelah Haider Shaye : Yemen, summer 2010
  • President can write his own rules : Washington, DC, and Yemen, late 2010
  • Al Qaeda's "foothold in Somalia has probably been facilitated" : Somalia, 2010
  • "Anwar Awlaki...definitely has a missile in his future" : Yemen, 2011
  • Curious case of Raymond Davis: Act I : Pakistan, 2011
  • Curious case of Raymond Davis: Act II : Pakistan, 2011
  • Tsunami of change : Austria and Yemen, 2011
  • Fortress in Abbottabad : Washington, DC, 2010-2011; Pakistan, 2011
  • Boss: Ali Abdullah Saleh : Yemen, 1970-2001; Washington, DC, 2001
  • "We got him. We got him" : Pakistan, 2011
  • "Now they're after my son" : Somalia, Washington, DC, and Yemen, 2011
  • "It was cold-blooded" : Pakistan, 2011
  • "The US sees al Qaeda as terrorism, and we consider the drones terrorism" : Yemen, late 2011
  • Pink house : Washington, DC, and Somalia, 2011
  • "Total savagery throughout the country" : Somalia, 2011
  • Abdulrahman vanishes : Yemen, 2011
  • Hellfire : Washington, DC, and Yemen, 2011
  • Praying for the sins of the father : Washington, DC, and Yemen, 2011
  • Epilogue: perpetual war
  • Enigma of Anwar Awlaki : the United Kingdom, the United States and Yemen, 2002-2003
  • "We're in a new kind of war" : Djibouti, Washington, DC, and Yemen, 2002
  • Special plans : Washington, DC, 2002
  • Survival, evasion, resistance, escape : Washington, DC, 2002-2003
Control code
20005545
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xxiv, 642 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781568586717
Lccn
2012051769
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, photographs (chiefly color)
System control number
(DLC)BK0011580625

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