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The Resource Objective Troy : a terrorist, a president, and the rise of the drone, Scott Shane

Objective Troy : a terrorist, a president, and the rise of the drone, Scott Shane

Label
Objective Troy : a terrorist, a president, and the rise of the drone
Title
Objective Troy
Title remainder
a terrorist, a president, and the rise of the drone
Statement of responsibility
Scott Shane
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A dramatic account of the cat-and-mouse game between the Obama administration and most-wanted terrorist Anwar al-Awlaki traces the President's shifting campaigns and the evolution of the robotic technology that ended Awlaki's life
Summary
A dramatic account of the cat-and-mouse game between the Obama administration and most-wanted terrorist Anwar al-Awlaki traces the President's shifting campaigns and the evolution of the robotic technology that ended Awlaki's life
Writing style
Award
  • Lionel Gelber Prize (Canada), 2016.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2015
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10443456
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1954-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Shane, Scott
Dewey number
363.325/16
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Al-Awlaki, Anwar
  • Obama, Barack
  • Targeted killing
  • Terrorists
  • Targeted killing
  • Drone aircraft
  • Terrorists
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a terrorist, a president, and the rise of the drone
Label
Objective Troy : a terrorist, a president, and the rise of the drone, Scott Shane
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Part one: 2009-2010. Merry Christmas ; You are still unsafe -- Part two: 1990-2002. He had a beautiful tongue ; An exquisite weapon ; We are the bridge ; Totally planning to stay ; Stealthy, agile, and lethal -- Part three: 2002-2009. That was the transformation ; WWW jihad ; I face the world as it is -- Part four: 2010-2014. The guy everyone wanted to find ; The time for reaping ; A bigger brand
Control code
ocn915774358
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First Edition.
Extent
xvii, 396 pages, 4 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780804140294
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2015016819
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)915774358
Label
Objective Troy : a terrorist, a president, and the rise of the drone, Scott Shane
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Part one: 2009-2010. Merry Christmas ; You are still unsafe -- Part two: 1990-2002. He had a beautiful tongue ; An exquisite weapon ; We are the bridge ; Totally planning to stay ; Stealthy, agile, and lethal -- Part three: 2002-2009. That was the transformation ; WWW jihad ; I face the world as it is -- Part four: 2010-2014. The guy everyone wanted to find ; The time for reaping ; A bigger brand
Control code
ocn915774358
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First Edition.
Extent
xvii, 396 pages, 4 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780804140294
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2015016819
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)915774358

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