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The Resource Unholy wars : Afghanistan, America, and international terrorism, John K. Cooley

Unholy wars : Afghanistan, America, and international terrorism, John K. Cooley

Label
Unholy wars : Afghanistan, America, and international terrorism
Title
Unholy wars
Title remainder
Afghanistan, America, and international terrorism
Statement of responsibility
John K. Cooley
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
To oppose the Soviet invasion of Afghanistan in 1979, the US formed an anti-communist alliance with militant Islamic forces in Central Asia. This book provides an account of this alliance and how it backfired with the events of September 11
Cataloging source
N$T
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1927-2008
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Cooley, John K.
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • États-Unis
  • United States
  • Taliban
  • USA
  • Estados Unidos
  • United States
  • Afghanistan
  • Espionage, American
  • Terrorism
  • Espionnage américain
  • Terrorisme
  • États-Unis
  • Afgh*anist*an
  • HISTORY
  • HISTORY
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • Espionage, American
  • Diplomatic relations
  • Terrorism
  • Afghanistan
  • Islamic countries
  • United States
  • Terrorisme
  • Terrorismus
  • Außenpolitik
  • Afghanistan
Label
Unholy wars : Afghanistan, America, and international terrorism, John K. Cooley
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 233-242) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Carter and Brezhnev in the Valley of Decision -- Anwar al-Sadat -- Zia al-Haq -- Deng Xiaoping -- Recruiters, trainers, trainees and assorted spooks -- Donors, bankers and profiteers -- Poppy fields, killing fields and druglords -- Russia: bitter aftertaste and reluctant return -- The contagion spreads: Egypt and the Maghreb -- More contagion: the Philippines -- The contagion spreads: the assault on America -- Epilogue
Control code
ocn656249884
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
3rd ed
Extent
1 online resource (xx, 268 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781849641777
Lccn
2003615411
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt18fnz6t
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)656249884
Label
Unholy wars : Afghanistan, America, and international terrorism, John K. Cooley
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 233-242) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Carter and Brezhnev in the Valley of Decision -- Anwar al-Sadat -- Zia al-Haq -- Deng Xiaoping -- Recruiters, trainers, trainees and assorted spooks -- Donors, bankers and profiteers -- Poppy fields, killing fields and druglords -- Russia: bitter aftertaste and reluctant return -- The contagion spreads: Egypt and the Maghreb -- More contagion: the Philippines -- The contagion spreads: the assault on America -- Epilogue
Control code
ocn656249884
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
3rd ed
Extent
1 online resource (xx, 268 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781849641777
Lccn
2003615411
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt18fnz6t
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)656249884

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