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The Resource Ghost wars : the secret history of the CIA, Afghanistan, and bin Laden from the Soviet invasion to September 10, 2001, Steve Coll

Ghost wars : the secret history of the CIA, Afghanistan, and bin Laden from the Soviet invasion to September 10, 2001, Steve Coll

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Ghost wars : the secret history of the CIA, Afghanistan, and bin Laden from the Soviet invasion to September 10, 2001
Title
Ghost wars
Title remainder
the secret history of the CIA, Afghanistan, and bin Laden from the Soviet invasion to September 10, 2001
Statement of responsibility
Steve Coll
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
'Ghost Wars' tells the story of CIA operations in Afghanistan from the time of the Soviet invasion in 1979 until the aftermath of the Taliban regime & the hunt to capture Osama Bin Laden. In doing so it provides context for the devastating attacks of September 11, 2001
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StDuBDS
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Coll, Steve
Dewey number
  • 958.1'045
  • 958.1045
  • 958.1045
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Bin Laden, Osama
  • United States
  • Afghanistan
  • Afghanistan
  • United States
  • History
Target audience
specialized
Label
Ghost wars : the secret history of the CIA, Afghanistan, and bin Laden from the Soviet invasion to September 10, 2001, Steve Coll
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Publication
Note
Previous ed.: New York: Penguin, 2004
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references, filmography and index
Control code
9780141020808
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
New ed..
Extent
xvii, 712 p.
Isbn
9780141020808
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
maps
Label
Ghost wars : the secret history of the CIA, Afghanistan, and bin Laden from the Soviet invasion to September 10, 2001, Steve Coll
Publication
Note
Previous ed.: New York: Penguin, 2004
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references, filmography and index
Control code
9780141020808
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
New ed..
Extent
xvii, 712 p.
Isbn
9780141020808
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
maps

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