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The Resource Ghost wars : [the secret history of the CIA, Afghanistan, and bin Laden, from the Soviet invasion to September 10, 2001]

Ghost wars : [the secret history of the CIA, Afghanistan, and bin Laden, from the Soviet invasion to September 10, 2001]

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Ghost wars : [the secret history of the CIA, Afghanistan, and bin Laden, from the Soviet invasion to September 10, 2001]
Title
Ghost wars
Title remainder
[the secret history of the CIA, Afghanistan, and bin Laden, from the Soviet invasion to September 10, 2001]
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Language
eng
Summary
The explosive firsthand account of America's secret history in Afghanistan To what extent did America's best intelligence analysts grasp the rising threat of Islamist radicalism? Who tried to stop bin Laden and why did they fail? Comprehensively and for the first time, this Pulitzer Prize-winning work by journalist Steve Coll recounts the history of the covert wars in Afghanistan that fueled Islamic militancy and sowed the seeds of the September 11 attacks. Based on scrupulous research and firsthand accounts by key government, intelligence, and military personnel both foreign and American, Ghost Wars details the secret history of the CIA's role in Afghanistan, the rise of the Taliban, the emergence of bin Laden, and the efforts by US forces to find and assassinate bin Laden in Afghanistan
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Cataloging source
Midwest
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Coll, Steve
Dewey number
958.104/5
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not applicable
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Literary text for sound recordings
other
PerformerNote
Read by Malcolm Hillgartner
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hillgartner, Malcolm
  • hoopla digital
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bin Laden, Osama
  • United States
  • Afghanistan
  • Afghanistan
Target audience
adult
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not applicable
Label
Ghost wars : [the secret history of the CIA, Afghanistan, and bin Laden, from the Soviet invasion to September 10, 2001]
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/10024868
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Publication
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digital storage
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online resource
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  • cr
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rdacarrier
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spoken word
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  • spw
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rdacontent
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Unabridged.
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1 online resource (1 audio file (26hr., 50 min.))
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unknown
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  • online
  • electronic
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Digital content provided by hoopla
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9781481559140
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(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
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unknown
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computer
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rdamedia
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  • c
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digital.
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10024868
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MWT10024868
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unknown
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access
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sound
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digital recording
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  • other
  • remote
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other
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(MWT)MWT10024868
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
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Label
Ghost wars : [the secret history of the CIA, Afghanistan, and bin Laden, from the Soviet invasion to September 10, 2001]
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/10024868
Publication
Distribution
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (26hr., 50 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781481559140
Isbn Type
(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
digital.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
10024868
Publisher number
MWT10024868
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
System control number
(MWT)MWT10024868
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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