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The Resource A soldier's dream : Captain Travis Patriquin and the awakening of Iraq, William Doyle

A soldier's dream : Captain Travis Patriquin and the awakening of Iraq, William Doyle

Label
A soldier's dream : Captain Travis Patriquin and the awakening of Iraq
Title
A soldier's dream
Title remainder
Captain Travis Patriquin and the awakening of Iraq
Statement of responsibility
William Doyle
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Tells the story of U.S. Army captain and Arab linguist Travis Patriquin, who rallied support for a tribal revolt by Sunni Arab sheiks of Anbar province against Al Qaeda, creating a turning point that dramatically lowered area violence
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1957-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Doyle, William
Dewey number
  • 956.7044/342092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
DS79.766.P37
LC item number
D69 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Patriquin, Travis
  • Iraq War, 2003-2011
  • United States
  • Iraq War, 2003-2011
  • Counterinsurgency
Label
A soldier's dream : Captain Travis Patriquin and the awakening of Iraq, William Doyle
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 287-307) and index
Contents
Prologue: the banks of the Euphrates -- The gate of the Himalayas -- The edge of the Arabian Desert -- The city of death -- The earth was on fire -- A time to strike -- Before the dawn -- A baptism in blood -- The awakening of Iraq -- The men on the wall -- A cocky son of a bitch -- The turning point -- A soldier's dream -- Epilogue: a soldier's legacy
Control code
ocn462902071
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 316 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780451230003
Lccn
2011003175
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)462902071
Label
A soldier's dream : Captain Travis Patriquin and the awakening of Iraq, William Doyle
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 287-307) and index
Contents
Prologue: the banks of the Euphrates -- The gate of the Himalayas -- The edge of the Arabian Desert -- The city of death -- The earth was on fire -- A time to strike -- Before the dawn -- A baptism in blood -- The awakening of Iraq -- The men on the wall -- A cocky son of a bitch -- The turning point -- A soldier's dream -- Epilogue: a soldier's legacy
Control code
ocn462902071
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 316 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780451230003
Lccn
2011003175
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)462902071

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