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The Resource First in : an insider's account of how the CIA spearheaded the war on terror in Afghanistan, Gary C. Schroen

First in : an insider's account of how the CIA spearheaded the war on terror in Afghanistan, Gary C. Schroen

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First in : an insider's account of how the CIA spearheaded the war on terror in Afghanistan
Title
First in
Title remainder
an insider's account of how the CIA spearheaded the war on terror in Afghanistan
Statement of responsibility
Gary C. Schroen
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An agency insider furnishes an account of the role of the CIA in the war against terror in Afghanistan, chronicling the complex negotiations with Afghan warlords that led to the defeat of the Taliban, despite the disastrous close calls caused by pressurefrom Washington
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Schroen, Gary C
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
DS371.413
LC item number
.S36 2005
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • Schroen, Gary C
  • Schroen, Gary C
  • United States
  • Afghan War (2001- )
  • USA
  • United States
  • Schroen, Gary C
  • Afghan War, 2001-
  • Afghan War, 2001-
  • Secret service
  • United States
  • Afghanistankrieg
  • Afghan War, 2001-
  • Afghan War, 2001-
Label
First in : an insider's account of how the CIA spearheaded the war on terror in Afghanistan, Gary C. Schroen
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Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: 9 September 2001 -- Washington, DC 11-19 September 2001 -- History -- On the move from Germany to Uzbekistan 19-25 September 2001 -- JAWBREAKER 26-28 September 2001 -- Sizing up the enemy 29 September -- 1 October 2001 -- The realities of war 2-18 October 2001 -- A change of plan? -- The A-Teams are in 19-23 October 2001 -- ALPHA Team and the battle south of Mazar-e Sharif 23 October 2001 -- Efforrts in the south -- fighting north of Qandahar -- JAWBREAKER Team and the triple nickel at Baghram Air Base late October 2001 -- The bombing steps up 1-4 November 2001 -- The fall of Kabul 1-14 November 2001 -- Afterword
Control code
ocm57722591
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiii, 379 pages
Isbn
9780891418726
Lccn
2005043171
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)57722591
Label
First in : an insider's account of how the CIA spearheaded the war on terror in Afghanistan, Gary C. Schroen
Link
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: 9 September 2001 -- Washington, DC 11-19 September 2001 -- History -- On the move from Germany to Uzbekistan 19-25 September 2001 -- JAWBREAKER 26-28 September 2001 -- Sizing up the enemy 29 September -- 1 October 2001 -- The realities of war 2-18 October 2001 -- A change of plan? -- The A-Teams are in 19-23 October 2001 -- ALPHA Team and the battle south of Mazar-e Sharif 23 October 2001 -- Efforrts in the south -- fighting north of Qandahar -- JAWBREAKER Team and the triple nickel at Baghram Air Base late October 2001 -- The bombing steps up 1-4 November 2001 -- The fall of Kabul 1-14 November 2001 -- Afterword
Control code
ocm57722591
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiii, 379 pages
Isbn
9780891418726
Lccn
2005043171
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)57722591

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