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The Resource The politics of truth : inside the lies that led to war and betrayed my wife's CIA identity : a diplomat's memoir, Joseph Wilson

The politics of truth : inside the lies that led to war and betrayed my wife's CIA identity : a diplomat's memoir, Joseph Wilson

Label
The politics of truth : inside the lies that led to war and betrayed my wife's CIA identity : a diplomat's memoir
Title
The politics of truth
Title remainder
inside the lies that led to war and betrayed my wife's CIA identity : a diplomat's memoir
Statement of responsibility
Joseph Wilson
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Wilson recounts his career in the U.S. Foreign Service, his public challenge to President George W. Bush's claim that Iraqi president Saddam Hussein sought uranium from Africa, the subsequent disclosure of the CIA undercover status of his wife, and his allegations that the Bush administration fabricated and manipulated intelligence to bolster its case for the invasion of Iraq
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1949-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wilson, Joseph C.
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
JK468.E7
LC item number
W55 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Political ethics
  • World politics
  • Iraq War, 2003-2011
  • Politieke ethiek
  • Diplomatieke betrekkingen
  • Golfoorlog (2003)
Label
The politics of truth : inside the lies that led to war and betrayed my wife's CIA identity : a diplomat's memoir, Joseph Wilson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [487]-496) and index
Contents
The sixteen words -- Getting started in a diplomatic career -- Back to Africa with twins -- Coming to Baghdad -- How to shake hands with a dictator -- Of hostages and convoys -- A noose for a necktie -- Watching the war from a distance -- All in a diplomat's life -- from Gabon to Albania -- Diplomats and generals -- U.S. peacekeeping in Bosnia -- Coming home for good -- Taking President Clinton to Africa -- Private citizen -- The road to the second gulf war -- What I didn't find in Africa -- A strange encounter with Robert Novak -- Frog-marching -- A criminal investigation -- A family photo -- A long strange trip -- Timelines -- Newspaper commentaries published by Ambassador Joseph Wilson before and after the United States invasion of Iraq in 2003
Control code
54966142
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
513 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780786713783
Lccn
2004045897
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)54966142
  • 56352984
Label
The politics of truth : inside the lies that led to war and betrayed my wife's CIA identity : a diplomat's memoir, Joseph Wilson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [487]-496) and index
Contents
The sixteen words -- Getting started in a diplomatic career -- Back to Africa with twins -- Coming to Baghdad -- How to shake hands with a dictator -- Of hostages and convoys -- A noose for a necktie -- Watching the war from a distance -- All in a diplomat's life -- from Gabon to Albania -- Diplomats and generals -- U.S. peacekeeping in Bosnia -- Coming home for good -- Taking President Clinton to Africa -- Private citizen -- The road to the second gulf war -- What I didn't find in Africa -- A strange encounter with Robert Novak -- Frog-marching -- A criminal investigation -- A family photo -- A long strange trip -- Timelines -- Newspaper commentaries published by Ambassador Joseph Wilson before and after the United States invasion of Iraq in 2003
Control code
54966142
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
513 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780786713783
Lccn
2004045897
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)54966142
  • 56352984

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