The Resource The forever war, Dexter Filkins

The forever war, Dexter Filkins

Label
The forever war
Title
The forever war
Statement of responsibility
Dexter Filkins
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Provides a firsthand account of the battle against Islamic fundamentalism, from the rise of the Taliban in the 1990s, to the terrorist attacks of 9/11, to the wars in Afghanistan and Iraq, offering a study of the people involved from all sides of the conflict
Award
  • National Book Critics Circle Award for Non-Fiction, 2008.
  • ALA Notable Book, 2009.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2008
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275465
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Filkins, Dexter
Dewey number
956.7044/3
Index
index present
LC call number
DS79.76
LC item number
.F53 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Iraq War, 2003-
  • Iraq
  • Iraq
Target audience
adult
Label
The forever war, Dexter Filkins
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [347]-353) and index
Contents
Prologue: Hells Bells -- 1. Kabul, Afghanistan, September 1998: Only this; Forebodings; "Third World"; Jang -- 2. Baghdad, Iraq, March 2003- : Land of hope and sorrow; I love you, March 2003; Gone forever; "Video"; "The Kiss"; A hand in the air; "Blonde"; A disease; "The view from the air"; The man within; Kill yourself; "The Cloud"; "Mogadishu"; Pearland; "Habibi"; The vanishing world; "Communiqués"; Just talking; The Mahdi; Proteus; "Your name"; The revolution devours its own; "The Normal"; The labyrinth; "The Wall"; Fuck us; The boss; The turning; The departed -- Epilogue: Laika
Control code
ocn213407458
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 368 p.
Isbn
9780307266392
Isbn Type
(hc.)
Lccn
2008011761
System control number
(OCoLC)213407458
Label
The forever war, Dexter Filkins
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [347]-353) and index
Contents
Prologue: Hells Bells -- 1. Kabul, Afghanistan, September 1998: Only this; Forebodings; "Third World"; Jang -- 2. Baghdad, Iraq, March 2003- : Land of hope and sorrow; I love you, March 2003; Gone forever; "Video"; "The Kiss"; A hand in the air; "Blonde"; A disease; "The view from the air"; The man within; Kill yourself; "The Cloud"; "Mogadishu"; Pearland; "Habibi"; The vanishing world; "Communiqués"; Just talking; The Mahdi; Proteus; "Your name"; The revolution devours its own; "The Normal"; The labyrinth; "The Wall"; Fuck us; The boss; The turning; The departed -- Epilogue: Laika
Control code
ocn213407458
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 368 p.
Isbn
9780307266392
Isbn Type
(hc.)
Lccn
2008011761
System control number
(OCoLC)213407458

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