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The Resource The wars of Afghanistan : messianic terrorism, tribal conflicts, and the failures of great powers, Peter Tomsen

The wars of Afghanistan : messianic terrorism, tribal conflicts, and the failures of great powers, Peter Tomsen

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The wars of Afghanistan : messianic terrorism, tribal conflicts, and the failures of great powers
Title
The wars of Afghanistan
Title remainder
messianic terrorism, tribal conflicts, and the failures of great powers
Statement of responsibility
Peter Tomsen
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An insider's account of Afghanistan's history since the 1970s and how the CIA's covert operations and the Pentagon's military strategy have strengthened extremism in the country
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395698
Cataloging source
DLC
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1940-
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Tomsen, Peter
Dewey number
956
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Terrorism
  • Messianism
  • Islam and politics
  • Tribes
  • Social conflict
  • Great powers
  • Afghanistan
  • Afghanistan
  • Afghanistan
  • Afghanistan
Target audience
adult
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Messianic terrorism, tribal conflicts, and the failures of great powers
Label
The wars of Afghanistan : messianic terrorism, tribal conflicts, and the failures of great powers, Peter Tomsen
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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
Control code
818675
Edition
First edition.
Extent
pages cm
Isbn
9781586487638
Lccn
2010053194
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(Sirsi) i9781586487638
Label
The wars of Afghanistan : messianic terrorism, tribal conflicts, and the failures of great powers, Peter Tomsen
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
Control code
818675
Edition
First edition.
Extent
pages cm
Isbn
9781586487638
Lccn
2010053194
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(Sirsi) i9781586487638

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