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Rise of the Vulcans : the history of Bush's war cabinet

Author: Jim Mann
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Penguin Books, 2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Presents an inside look at George W. Bush's inner circle of foreign policy advisors--Dick Cheney, Donald Rumsfeld, Colin Powell, Paul Wolfowitz, Richard Armitage, and Condoleeza Rice.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: George W Bush; George W Bush
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jim Mann
ISBN: 0143034898 9780143034896 0670032999 9780670032990
OCLC Number: 57448695
Notes: Originally published: New York : Viking, 2004.
Description: xix, 426 pages, [16] pages of plates : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: A rising politician amid war and dirty tricks --
The intellectual as protegé --
A soldier and a sailor --
Combating the Soviets, Détente and Henry Kissinger --
Enter the Persian Gulf --
Transitions --
Camelot of the conservatives --
Of dictatorships and democracy --
In the midst of Armageddon --
A scandal and its aftermath --
A new republican president, a new foreign policy team --
Use of force --
Death of an empire, birth of a vision --
Vulcans in exile --
A vulcan agenda --
The campaign --
Who runs the Pentagon? --
Warnings and signals --
History starts today --
A new strategy --
Toward war with Iraq.
Responsibility: James Mann.

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Presents an inside look at George W. Bush's inner circle of foreign policy advisors--Dick Cheney, Donald Rumsfeld, Colin Powell, Paul Wolfowitz, Richard Armitage, and Condoleeza Rice.

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