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The Resource Little America : the war within the war for Afghanistan, Rajiv Chandrasekaran

Little America : the war within the war for Afghanistan, Rajiv Chandrasekaran

Label
Little America : the war within the war for Afghanistan
Title
Little America
Title remainder
the war within the war for Afghanistan
Statement of responsibility
Rajiv Chandrasekaran
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In this book, the author focuses on southern Afghanistan in the year of Obama's surge. This is the story of the long arc of American involvement, and of the campaign to salvage a victory in southern Afghanistan on Obama's watch., and reveals the epic tug of war that occurred between the President and a military that, once on the ground, increasingly went its own way
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
958.104/71
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
DS371.412
LC item number
.C48 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Little America : the war within the war for Afghanistan, Rajiv Chandrasekaran
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A Borzoi Book"--T.p. verso
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
Contents
Grand Dreams. An enchanting time ; Stop the slide ; Marineistan ; The wrong man ; The road to ruins ; The surge -- Shattered Plans. Bleeding ulcer ; Search and destroy ; Deadwood ; Burn rate ; Allies at war ; Odd man out ; A bridge too far -- Triage. Theboss of the border ; A fresh can of whoop-ass ; There was no escaping him ; My heart is broken ; What we have is folly
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
x, 368 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780307957146
Lccn
2012010354
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • BK0010206752
  • 670141
Label
Little America : the war within the war for Afghanistan, Rajiv Chandrasekaran
Publication
Note
"A Borzoi Book"--T.p. verso
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
Contents
Grand Dreams. An enchanting time ; Stop the slide ; Marineistan ; The wrong man ; The road to ruins ; The surge -- Shattered Plans. Bleeding ulcer ; Search and destroy ; Deadwood ; Burn rate ; Allies at war ; Odd man out ; A bridge too far -- Triage. Theboss of the border ; A fresh can of whoop-ass ; There was no escaping him ; My heart is broken ; What we have is folly
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
x, 368 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780307957146
Lccn
2012010354
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • BK0010206752
  • 670141

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