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The Resource Kill khalid : the failed Mossad assassination of Khalid Mishal and the rise of Hamas, Paul McGeough

Kill khalid : the failed Mossad assassination of Khalid Mishal and the rise of Hamas, Paul McGeough

Label
Kill khalid : the failed Mossad assassination of Khalid Mishal and the rise of Hamas
Title
Kill khalid
Title remainder
the failed Mossad assassination of Khalid Mishal and the rise of Hamas
Statement of responsibility
Paul McGeough
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Traces the 1997 assassination attempt on Khalid Mishal by the Mossad, the high-level negotiations that included an intervention by Bill Clinton to save his life, and Mishal's subsequent orchestrations of deadly Hamas attacks
Award
  • NSW Premier's Literary Awards, Douglas Stewart Prize for Non Fiction, 2010.
  • NSW Premier's Literary Awards, Book of the Year, 2010.
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303026
Cataloging source
DLC
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1954-
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McGeough, Paul
Dewey number
956.95/3044
Index
index present
LC call number
DS126.6.M375
LC item number
M43 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Mashʻal, Khālid
  • Politicians
  • Ḥarakat al-Muqāwamah al-Islāmīyah
  • Arab-Israeli conflict
Target audience
adult
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the failed Mossad assassination of Khalid Mishal and the rise of Hamas
Label
Kill khalid : the failed Mossad assassination of Khalid Mishal and the rise of Hamas, Paul McGeough
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The Canadian tourists -- Village of the sheiks -- The tap dancer from Amman -- The education of a terrorist -- "Have you guys lost your minds?" -- Arafat's circus -- The Palestinian project -- The bearded engineer in a New York cell -- Violence is the only weapon -- A little obscurity is good -- They used a bizarre instrument -- Mishal must not die -- "And who the hell is Khalid Mishal?" -- Pulling a rabbit from the king's threadbare hat -- The price Bibi paid -- The legendary image of Mossad -- Brother against brother -- Handcuffed and deported -- Dead men walking -- Follow the money -- Government from the trenches -- "No gold bars left" -- Everything is not as it seems -- An eye for an eye -- Taking the Holy Land to court -- The man who wouldn't die
Control code
ocn227016387
Dimensions
cm.
Extent
p.
Isbn
9781595583253
Isbn Type
(hc. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008040455
System control number
(OCoLC)227016387
Label
Kill khalid : the failed Mossad assassination of Khalid Mishal and the rise of Hamas, Paul McGeough
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The Canadian tourists -- Village of the sheiks -- The tap dancer from Amman -- The education of a terrorist -- "Have you guys lost your minds?" -- Arafat's circus -- The Palestinian project -- The bearded engineer in a New York cell -- Violence is the only weapon -- A little obscurity is good -- They used a bizarre instrument -- Mishal must not die -- "And who the hell is Khalid Mishal?" -- Pulling a rabbit from the king's threadbare hat -- The price Bibi paid -- The legendary image of Mossad -- Brother against brother -- Handcuffed and deported -- Dead men walking -- Follow the money -- Government from the trenches -- "No gold bars left" -- Everything is not as it seems -- An eye for an eye -- Taking the Holy Land to court -- The man who wouldn't die
Control code
ocn227016387
Dimensions
cm.
Extent
p.
Isbn
9781595583253
Isbn Type
(hc. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008040455
System control number
(OCoLC)227016387

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