Ghost Wars - Coll, Steve
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The news-breaking book that has sent schockwaves through the White House, Ghost Wars is the most accurate and revealing account yet of the CIA's secret involvement in al-Qaeada's evolution.

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The news-breaking book that has sent schockwaves through the White House, Ghost Wars is the most accurate and revealing account yet of the CIA's secret involvement in al-Qaeada's evolution.
  • Produktdetails
  • Verlag: Penguin Books Ltd
  • Seitenzahl: 736
  • Erscheinungstermin: 3. März 2005
  • Englisch
  • Abmessung: 196mm x 129mm x 33mm
  • Gewicht: 506g
  • ISBN-13: 9780141020808
  • ISBN-10: 0141020806
  • Artikelnr.: 14604773
Autorenporträt
Steve Coll, winner of a 1990 Pulitzer Prize for explanatory journalism, has been managing editor of the Washington Post since 1998 and covered Afghanistan as the Post's South Asia bureau chief between 1989 and 1992. Coll is the author of four books, including On the Grand Trunk Road and The Taking of Getty Oil.
Inhaltsangabe
List of Maps Principal Characters
Prologue: Accounts Receivable - September 1996 Part One: Blood Brothers - November 1979 to February 1989
1. "We're Going to Die Here
2. "Lenin Taught Us"
3. "Go Raise Hell"
4. "I Loved Osama"
5. "Don't Make It Our War"
6. "Who Is This Massoud?"
7. "The Terrorists Will Own the World"
8. "Inshallah, You Will Know My Plans"
9. "We Won"
Part Two: The One-Eyed Man Was King - March 1989 to December 1997
10. "Serious Risks"
11. "A Rogue Elephant"
12. "We Are in Danger"
13. "A Friend of Your Enemy"
14. "Maintain a Prudent Distance"
15. "A New Generation"
16. "Slowly, Slowly Sucked into It"
17. "Dangling the Carrot"
18. "We Couldn't Indict Him"
19. "We're Keeping These Stingers"
20. "Does America Need the CIA?"
Part Three: The Distant Enemy - January 1998 to September 10, 2001
21. "You Are to Capture Him Alive"
22. "The Kingdom's Interests"
23. "We Are at War"
24. "Let's Just Blow the Thing Up"
25. "The Manson Family"
26. "That Unit Disappeared"
27. "You Crazy White Guys"
28. "Is There Any Policy?"
29. "Daring Me to Kill Them"
30. "What Face Will Omar Show to God?"
31. "Many Americans Are Going to Die"
32. "What an Unlucky Country"
Notes Bibliography Acknowledgements Index