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The Resource The assassins' gate : America in Iraq, George Packer

The assassins' gate : America in Iraq, George Packer

Label
The assassins' gate : America in Iraq
Title
The assassins' gate
Title remainder
America in Iraq
Statement of responsibility
George Packer
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Reconstructs America's entry in the Iraq War, focusing particular attention on the cultural misunderstandings on both sides that made the war possible, as well as the missteps that have shaped its outcome
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1960-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Packer, George
Dewey number
956.7044/3
Index
no index present
LC call number
DS79.76
LC item number
.P33 2005
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Iraq War, 2003-2011
  • Insurgency
  • Civil war
  • Iraq War, 2003-2011
  • Americans
  • Iraq
  • United States
Label
The assassins' gate : America in Iraq, George Packer
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: the assassins' gate -- An unfinished war -- Fevered minds -- Exiles -- Special plans -- Psychological demolition -- The palace -- The captain -- Occupied Iraqis -- Insurgencies -- Civil war? -- Memorial day -- The birth of politics -- Epilogue
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
467 pages
Isbn
9780374299637
Lccn
2005011521
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • BK0006408045
  • 1012258
Label
The assassins' gate : America in Iraq, George Packer
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: the assassins' gate -- An unfinished war -- Fevered minds -- Exiles -- Special plans -- Psychological demolition -- The palace -- The captain -- Occupied Iraqis -- Insurgencies -- Civil war? -- Memorial day -- The birth of politics -- Epilogue
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
467 pages
Isbn
9780374299637
Lccn
2005011521
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • BK0006408045
  • 1012258

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