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The Resource The wars of Afghanistan : messianic terrorism, tribal conflicts, and the failures of great powers, Peter Tomsen

The wars of Afghanistan : messianic terrorism, tribal conflicts, and the failures of great powers, Peter Tomsen

Label
The wars of Afghanistan : messianic terrorism, tribal conflicts, and the failures of great powers
Title
The wars of Afghanistan
Title remainder
messianic terrorism, tribal conflicts, and the failures of great powers
Statement of responsibility
Peter Tomsen
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An insider's account of Afghanistan's history since the 1970s and how the CIA's covert operations and the Pentagon's military strategy have strengthened extremism in the country
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
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1940-
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Tomsen, Peter
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Terrorism
  • Messianism
  • Islam and politics
  • Tribes
  • Social conflict
  • Great powers
  • Afghanistan
  • Afghanistan
  • Afghanistan
  • Afghanistan
Label
The wars of Afghanistan : messianic terrorism, tribal conflicts, and the failures of great powers, Peter Tomsen
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
part I. Tribal incubator -- part II. Fission -- part III. Mission to the Mujahidin -- part IV. America and Afghanistan
Control code
ebr10820214
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition
Extent
1 online resource (912 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781610394123
Isbn Type
(e-book)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
Electronic reproduction. Palo Alto, Calif. : ebrary, 2014. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ebrary affiliated libraries
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Specific material designation
remote
Label
The wars of Afghanistan : messianic terrorism, tribal conflicts, and the failures of great powers, Peter Tomsen
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
part I. Tribal incubator -- part II. Fission -- part III. Mission to the Mujahidin -- part IV. America and Afghanistan
Control code
ebr10820214
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition
Extent
1 online resource (912 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781610394123
Isbn Type
(e-book)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
Electronic reproduction. Palo Alto, Calif. : ebrary, 2014. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ebrary affiliated libraries
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Specific material designation
remote

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