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The interrogators : Task Force 500 and America's secret war against Al Qaeda

Author: Chris Mackey; Greg Miller
Publisher: New York : Back Bay Books, 2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Shares the stories of five American interrogators at the front lines of the war against terror, revealing the mental and psychological battles waged between the soldiers and their al Qaeda and Taliban prisoners.
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Genre/Form: Personal narratives
Named Person: Chris Mackey; Chris Mackey
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Chris Mackey; Greg Miller
ISBN: 0316011533 9780316011532
OCLC Number: 60352422
Description: xxvii, 484 pages : illustrations, map ; 21 cm
Contents: Training --
DLI --
Huachuca --
British school --
September 11 --
Fort Bragg --
Reports editor --
Meet the Beatles --
Under attack --
Somali Bob --
Prisoner 140 --
Reports --
The ratmaster --
Other government agency --
Taliban minister --
Hasegawa and Davis --
Guantanamo --
The training manual --
Interrogators' games --
The exodus --
Missiles in the basement --
Al Qaeda's doctor --
Kandahar shuts down --
Bagram --
Numbers --
Task force hatchet --
How far to go --
Our allies --
Snitches and rumors --
Prisoner 237 --
The kid --
The Arab colonel --
Ricin --
The bearded ladies --
For me, the war is over.
Other Titles: Task Force 500 and America's secret war against Al Qaeda
Task Force five hundred and America's secret war against Al Qaeda
Responsibility: Chris Mackey and Greg Miller.

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Shares the stories of five American interrogators at the front lines of the war against terror, revealing the mental and psychological battles waged between the soldiers and their al Qaeda and Taliban prisoners.

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