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The Resource The last refuge : Yemen, al-Qaeda, and America's war in Arabia, Gregory D. Johnsen

The last refuge : Yemen, al-Qaeda, and America's war in Arabia, Gregory D. Johnsen

Label
The last refuge : Yemen, al-Qaeda, and America's war in Arabia
Title
The last refuge
Title remainder
Yemen, al-Qaeda, and America's war in Arabia
Statement of responsibility
Gregory D. Johnsen
Title variation
last refuge
Title variation remainder
Yemen, al-Qaeda, and Americas war in Arabia
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A former Fullbright Fellow who studied in Yemen describes the rise and fall of al-Qaeda and how they grew out of their defeat by the United States into one of the most dangerous and threatening groups in the world
Tone
Writing style
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10151332
Cataloging source
DLC
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Johnsen, Gregory D
Dewey number
363.32509533
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
LC call number
HV6433.Y4
LC item number
J64 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Qaida (Organization)
  • Terrorism
  • Terrorism
  • War on Terrorism, 2001-2009
  • United States
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
Yemen, al-Qaeda, and America's war in Arabia
Label
The last refuge : Yemen, al-Qaeda, and America's war in Arabia, Gregory D. Johnsen
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [303]-332) 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
Rise and fall. A far-off land ; The next Afghanistan ; The dogs of war ; Faith and wisdom ; The southern job ; Allies ; A new war ; Attrition ; Victory -- Forgetting. Rehab ; A revolt in the North ; Prison cells ; Policy shift -- The next generation. The great escape ; Resurrecting al-Qaeda ; Echoes of battles ; The merger ; Targets ; Out of the shadows
Control code
902640
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xv, 352 pages
Isbn
9780393082425
Lccn
2012027875
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780393082425
  • (OCoLC)783162443
Label
The last refuge : Yemen, al-Qaeda, and America's war in Arabia, Gregory D. Johnsen
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [303]-332) 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
Rise and fall. A far-off land ; The next Afghanistan ; The dogs of war ; Faith and wisdom ; The southern job ; Allies ; A new war ; Attrition ; Victory -- Forgetting. Rehab ; A revolt in the North ; Prison cells ; Policy shift -- The next generation. The great escape ; Resurrecting al-Qaeda ; Echoes of battles ; The merger ; Targets ; Out of the shadows
Control code
902640
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xv, 352 pages
Isbn
9780393082425
Lccn
2012027875
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780393082425
  • (OCoLC)783162443

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