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The Resource The looming tower : Al-Qaeda and the road to 9/11, Lawrence Wright

The looming tower : Al-Qaeda and the road to 9/11, Lawrence Wright

Label
The looming tower : Al-Qaeda and the road to 9/11
Title
The looming tower
Title remainder
Al-Qaeda and the road to 9/11
Statement of responsibility
Lawrence Wright
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Explores both the American and Arab sides of the September 11th terrorist attacks in an account of the people, ideas, events, and intelligence failures that led to the attacks
Writing style
Award
  • Pulitzer Prize for General Nonfiction, 2007.
  • Los Angeles Times Book Prize for History, 2006.
  • J. Anthony Lukas Book Prize, 2007.
  • Lionel Gelber Prize (Canada), 2007.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2006
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163123
Cataloging source
DLC
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1947-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wright, Lawrence
Dewey number
973.931
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
HV6432.7
LC item number
.W75 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Qaida (Organization)
  • September 11 Terrorist Attacks, 2001
  • Terrorism
  • Intelligence service
Target audience
adult
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Al-Qaeda and the road to 9/11
Label
The looming tower : Al-Qaeda and the road to 9/11, Lawrence Wright
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 429-438) 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
Control code
605854
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
469 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780375414862
Lccn
2006041032
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9780375414862
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780375414862
Label
The looming tower : Al-Qaeda and the road to 9/11, Lawrence Wright
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 429-438) 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
Control code
605854
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
469 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780375414862
Lccn
2006041032
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9780375414862
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780375414862

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