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The Resource Charlie Wilson's war : the extraordinary story of how the wildest man in Congress and a rouge CIA agent changed the history of our times, George Crile

Charlie Wilson's war : the extraordinary story of how the wildest man in Congress and a rouge CIA agent changed the history of our times, George Crile

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Charlie Wilson's war : the extraordinary story of how the wildest man in Congress and a rouge CIA agent changed the history of our times
Title
Charlie Wilson's war
Title remainder
the extraordinary story of how the wildest man in Congress and a rouge CIA agent changed the history of our times
Statement of responsibility
George Crile
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Describes how, after the 1979 Soviet invasion of Afghanistan, maverick Texas congressman Charlie Wilson persuaded his colleagues to fund the CIA's efforts to arm the mujahideen and recounts the repercussions of that covert operation
Cataloging source
VPW
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • photographs
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Label
Charlie Wilson's war : the extraordinary story of how the wildest man in Congress and a rouge CIA agent changed the history of our times, George Crile
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published: New York : Atlantic Monthly Press, c2003
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographic 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
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
x, 550 pages
Isbn
9780802143419
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • ocn181656438
  • 430586
Label
Charlie Wilson's war : the extraordinary story of how the wildest man in Congress and a rouge CIA agent changed the history of our times, George Crile
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published: New York : Atlantic Monthly Press, c2003
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographic 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
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
x, 550 pages
Isbn
9780802143419
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • ocn181656438
  • 430586

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