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The Resource A vulcan's tale : how the Bush administration mismanaged the reconstruction of Afghanistan, Dov S. Zakheim

A vulcan's tale : how the Bush administration mismanaged the reconstruction of Afghanistan, Dov S. Zakheim

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A vulcan's tale : how the Bush administration mismanaged the reconstruction of Afghanistan
Title
A vulcan's tale
Title remainder
how the Bush administration mismanaged the reconstruction of Afghanistan
Statement of responsibility
Dov S. Zakheim
Title variation
vulcans tale
Title variation remainder
how the Bush administration mismanaged the reconstruction of Afghanistan
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Presents details behind the Bush administration's policies and actions in Afghanistan and Iraq from the point of view of a high-level budget official in the U.S. Defense Department involved in the day-to-day management of funding Afghan reconstruction beginning in 2002"--Provided by publisher
Summary
"Presents details behind the Bush administration's policies and actions in Afghanistan and Iraq from the point of view of a high-level budget official in the U.S. Defense Department involved in the day-to-day management of funding Afghan reconstruction beginning in 2002"--Provided by publisher
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395928
Cataloging source
DLC
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Zakheim, Dov S
Dewey number
958.104/71
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
DS371.412
LC item number
.Z35 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Afghan War, 2001-
  • United States
  • Afghan War, 2001-
  • Nation-building
  • Postwar reconstruction
  • Postwar reconstruction
  • United States
  • Afghanistan
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
how the Bush administration mismanaged the reconstruction of Afghanistan
Label
A vulcan's tale : how the Bush administration mismanaged the reconstruction of Afghanistan, Dov S. Zakheim
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 297-312) and index
Contents
Introduction -- Nation building and the 2000 campaign -- Musical chairs: positioning for a top job on the new team -- Transition to government -- "From now on, we will only request a supplemental in wartime" -- 9/11 -- Funding Operation Enduring Freedom -- Pakistan -- Passing the tin cup -- The cost of war -- Gearing up for Iraq, losing focus on Afghanistan -- Coordinator for Afghanistan reconstruction -- War fever -- A second war, the first unfinished -- On the road: New York, Latin America, Iraq, Poland, Spain -- "I am the custodian of the Iraqi people" -- Engaging Syria -- Defense contractors -- "Afghanistan, we haven't forgotten you" -- Epilogue: where do we go from here?
Control code
2011007620
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiv, 335 p.
Isbn
9780815721222
Lccn
2011007620
Other physical details
ill.
Label
A vulcan's tale : how the Bush administration mismanaged the reconstruction of Afghanistan, Dov S. Zakheim
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 297-312) and index
Contents
Introduction -- Nation building and the 2000 campaign -- Musical chairs: positioning for a top job on the new team -- Transition to government -- "From now on, we will only request a supplemental in wartime" -- 9/11 -- Funding Operation Enduring Freedom -- Pakistan -- Passing the tin cup -- The cost of war -- Gearing up for Iraq, losing focus on Afghanistan -- Coordinator for Afghanistan reconstruction -- War fever -- A second war, the first unfinished -- On the road: New York, Latin America, Iraq, Poland, Spain -- "I am the custodian of the Iraqi people" -- Engaging Syria -- Defense contractors -- "Afghanistan, we haven't forgotten you" -- Epilogue: where do we go from here?
Control code
2011007620
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiv, 335 p.
Isbn
9780815721222
Lccn
2011007620
Other physical details
ill.

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