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The Resource The three battles of Wanat : and other true stories, Mark Bowden

The three battles of Wanat : and other true stories, Mark Bowden

Label
The three battles of Wanat : and other true stories
Title
The three battles of Wanat
Title remainder
and other true stories
Statement of responsibility
Mark Bowden
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"In addition to three extraordinary pieces on war, this book includes Bowden's incisive sports writing, think pieces, and a selection of fascinating profiles--from a piece on the world's youngest and most baffling dictator, Kim Jong-un, to features on newspaper scion Arthur Sulzberger and The Wire creator, David Simon"--published in Atlantic Monthly.--Back jacket flap
Cataloging source
CNEDM
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1951-
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Bowden, Mark
Dewey number
958.104/742
Index
no index present
LC call number
DS371.4123.W36
LC item number
B69 2016
Literary form
essays
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • Wanat, Battle of, Afghanistan, 2008
  • Essays
Label
The three battles of Wanat : and other true stories, Mark Bowden
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
War. The three battles of Wanat ; The ploy ; The last ace ; The killing machines ; Jihadists in paradise --Profiles. Just Joe ; The inheritance ; The bright sun of Juche ; Defending the indefensible ; The angriest man in television ; The measured man --Sports. The silent treatment ; The hardest job in football ; The man who broke Atlantic City ; Attila's headset --Essays. The story behind the story ; The great guinea hen massacre ; Rebirth of the guineas ; Cry Wolfe ; Abraham Lincoln is an idiot ; Dumb kids' class ; Saddam on Saddam ; "Zero Dark Thirty" is not pro-torture
Control code
ocn933364610
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xii, 474 pages
Isbn
9780802124111
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)933364610
Label
The three battles of Wanat : and other true stories, Mark Bowden
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
War. The three battles of Wanat ; The ploy ; The last ace ; The killing machines ; Jihadists in paradise --Profiles. Just Joe ; The inheritance ; The bright sun of Juche ; Defending the indefensible ; The angriest man in television ; The measured man --Sports. The silent treatment ; The hardest job in football ; The man who broke Atlantic City ; Attila's headset --Essays. The story behind the story ; The great guinea hen massacre ; Rebirth of the guineas ; Cry Wolfe ; Abraham Lincoln is an idiot ; Dumb kids' class ; Saddam on Saddam ; "Zero Dark Thirty" is not pro-torture
Control code
ocn933364610
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xii, 474 pages
Isbn
9780802124111
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)933364610

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