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The Resource Intelligence and surprise attack : failure and success from Pearl Harbor to 9/11 and beyond, Erik J. Dahl

Intelligence and surprise attack : failure and success from Pearl Harbor to 9/11 and beyond, Erik J. Dahl

Label
Intelligence and surprise attack : failure and success from Pearl Harbor to 9/11 and beyond
Title
Intelligence and surprise attack
Title remainder
failure and success from Pearl Harbor to 9/11 and beyond
Statement of responsibility
Erik J. Dahl
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Dahl, Erik J
Dewey number
327.1273
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
JK468.I6
LC item number
D325 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Intelligence service
  • National security
Label
Intelligence and surprise attack : failure and success from Pearl Harbor to 9/11 and beyond, Erik J. Dahl
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 241-266) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: breaking the first law of intelligence failure -- Why does intelligence fail, and how can it succeed? -- Pearl Harbor: challenging the conventional wisdom -- The Battle of Midway: explaining intelligence success -- Testing the argument: classic cases of surprise attack -- The East Africa embassy bombings: disaster despite warning -- New York City: preventing a day of terror -- The 9/11 attacks: a new explanation -- Testing the argument: why do terrorist plots fail? -- Conclusion: preventing surprise attacks today
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
x, 277 pages
Isbn
9781589019980
Lccn
2012042488
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other control number
40022647427
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • ocn822028575
  • (OCoLC)822028575
  • 1348318
Label
Intelligence and surprise attack : failure and success from Pearl Harbor to 9/11 and beyond, Erik J. Dahl
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 241-266) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: breaking the first law of intelligence failure -- Why does intelligence fail, and how can it succeed? -- Pearl Harbor: challenging the conventional wisdom -- The Battle of Midway: explaining intelligence success -- Testing the argument: classic cases of surprise attack -- The East Africa embassy bombings: disaster despite warning -- New York City: preventing a day of terror -- The 9/11 attacks: a new explanation -- Testing the argument: why do terrorist plots fail? -- Conclusion: preventing surprise attacks today
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
x, 277 pages
Isbn
9781589019980
Lccn
2012042488
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other control number
40022647427
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • ocn822028575
  • (OCoLC)822028575
  • 1348318

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