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The men who stare at goats, Jon Ronson

Label
The men who stare at goats
Title
The men who stare at goats
Statement of responsibility
Jon Ronson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A humorous and cautionary account of the U.S. military's use of psychic tactics in the War on Terror and other political agendas discusses the methods employed by the First Earth Battalion, questioning its soldiers' abilities to perform such feats as invisibility, walking through walls, and killing goats with their minds
Summary
A humorous and cautionary account of the U.S. military's use of psychic tactics in the War on Terror and other political agendas discusses the methods employed by the First Earth Battalion, questioning its soldiers' abilities to perform such feats as invisibility, walking through walls, and killing goats with their minds
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
164824
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1967-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ronson, Jon
Dewey number
355.3/4340973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
UB276
LC item number
.R66 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Psychological warfare
  • Psychological warfare
  • Parapsychology
  • Animals
  • Occultism
  • Psychological warfare
  • Parapsychology
  • Military research
  • Animals
  • Occultism
  • Animals
  • Occultism
  • Parapsychology
  • Psychological warfare
  • United States
Target audience
adult
Label
The men who stare at goats, Jon Ronson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: Great Britain : Picador, 2004
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 257-259)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The general -- Goat lab -- The First Earth Battalion -- Into the heart of the goat -- Homeland security -- Privatization -- The purple dinosaur -- The predator -- The dark side -- A think tank -- A haunted hotel -- The frequencies -- Some illustrations -- The 1953 house -- Harold's Club or bust! -- The exit
Control code
ocn430054814
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
Simon & Schuster trade pbk. ed.
Extent
259 p.
Isbn
9781439181775
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2009294815
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)430054814
Label
The men who stare at goats, Jon Ronson
Publication
Note
Originally published: Great Britain : Picador, 2004
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 257-259)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The general -- Goat lab -- The First Earth Battalion -- Into the heart of the goat -- Homeland security -- Privatization -- The purple dinosaur -- The predator -- The dark side -- A think tank -- A haunted hotel -- The frequencies -- Some illustrations -- The 1953 house -- Harold's Club or bust! -- The exit
Control code
ocn430054814
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
Simon & Schuster trade pbk. ed.
Extent
259 p.
Isbn
9781439181775
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2009294815
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)430054814

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