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The Resource Confront and conceal : Obama's secret wars and surprising use of American power, David E. Sanger

Confront and conceal : Obama's secret wars and surprising use of American power, David E. Sanger

Label
Confront and conceal : Obama's secret wars and surprising use of American power
Title
Confront and conceal
Title remainder
Obama's secret wars and surprising use of American power
Statement of responsibility
David E. Sanger
Title variation
Confront and conceal
Title variation remainder
Obamas secret wars and surprising use of American power
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Examines Obama's aggressive use of innovative weapons and new tools of American power to manage a rapidly shifting world of global threats and challenges
Summary
Three and a half years ago, David Sanger's book The inheritance: The world Obama confronts and the challenges to American power, described how a new American president came to office with the world on fire. Now just, as the 2012 presidential election battle begins, Sanger follows up with an eye-opening, news-packed account of how Obama has dealt with those challenges, relying on innovative weapons and reconfigured tools of American power to try to manage a series of new threats
Writing style
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10127241
Cataloging source
DLC
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Sanger, David E
Dewey number
327.73
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
E907
LC item number
.S26 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Obama, Barack
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
Target audience
adult
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Obama's secret wars and surprising use of American power
Label
Confront and conceal : Obama's secret wars and surprising use of American power, David E. Sanger
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [437]-463) and 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
Afghanistan and Pakistan: the curse of unfinished business -- Iran: the zone of immunity -- Drones and cyber: the remote-control war -- Arab spring: the revolts, and the rise of the brotherhood -- China and North Korea: the rebalancing
Control code
865480
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xx, 476 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780307718020
Lccn
2012371924
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780307718020
  • (OCoLC)753624820
Label
Confront and conceal : Obama's secret wars and surprising use of American power, David E. Sanger
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [437]-463) and 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
Afghanistan and Pakistan: the curse of unfinished business -- Iran: the zone of immunity -- Drones and cyber: the remote-control war -- Arab spring: the revolts, and the rise of the brotherhood -- China and North Korea: the rebalancing
Control code
865480
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xx, 476 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780307718020
Lccn
2012371924
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780307718020
  • (OCoLC)753624820

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