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Dirty wars : the world is a battlefield

Autore: Jeremy Scahill
Editore: New York : Nation Books, [2013]
Edizione/Formato:   Libro a stampa : EnglishVedi tutte le edizioni e i formati
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In this book the author of "Blackwater," takes us inside America's new covert wars. As he reveals, the foot soldiers in these battles operate daily across the globe and inside the United States with orders from the White House to do whatever is necessary to hunt down, capture, or kill individuals designated by the president as enemies of America. Funded through "black budgets", Special Operations Forces conduct  Per saperne di più…
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Genere/forma: History
Military history
Tipo documento Libro
Tutti gli autori / Collaboratori: Jeremy Scahill
{0} 9781568586717 156858671X 9781568589541 1568589549 1568587279 9781568587271 1568589689 9781568589688
Numero OCLC: 824609005
Descrizione: xxiv, 642 pages, 8 pages of plates : color illustrations, maps ; 25 cm
Contenuti: Prologue --
Washington, DC 2001-2002 --
The United States and Yemen, 1971-2002 --
Washington, 1979-2001 --
Yemen, 1970-2001; Washington, DC, 2001 --
The United Kingdom, the United States and Yemen, 2002-2003 --
Washington, DC, Yemen and Djibouti, 2002 --
Washington, DC, 2002 --
Washington, DC, 2002-2003 --
The United States, 1974-2003, Iraq 2003 --
Somalia, 1993-2004 --
Yemen, 2003-2006 --
United Kingdom, 2003 --
Iraq, 2003-2005.
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"Dirty Wars" follows journalist Scahill, author of the international bestseller "Blackwater," into the heart of the U.S. War on Terror's most dangerous battlefields as he uncovers one of the most  Per saperne di più…

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