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Rumsfeld's war : the untold story of America's anti-terrorist commander

Author: Rowan Scarborough
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : Regnery Pub. ; Lanham, MD : Distributed to the trade by National Book Network, ©2004.
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This book takes you inside Rumsfeld's Pentagon, detailing the decisions he has made to enable our military to fight this most unconventional of wars. National security reporter Scarborough shows not only how Rumsfeld is fighting the war, but how he is fighting the bureaucracy and remaking the American military, shifting the focus from the ingrained bureaucracy to the special operations and others who live by  Read more...
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Scarborough, Rowan.
Rumsfeld's war.
Washington, D.C. : Regnery Pub. ; Lanham, MD : Distributed to the trade by National Book Network, ©2004
(OCoLC)607169594
Named Person: Donald Rumsfeld; Donald Rumsfeld; Donald Rumsfeld; Donald Rumsfeld
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Rowan Scarborough
ISBN: 0895260697 9780895260697
OCLC Number: 54073396
Notes: Includes index.
Description: vii, 253 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Rumsfeld's new war --
Toppling the Taliban and Saddam, too --
Rumsfeld the man --
Rumsfeld returns --
Rumsfeld the manager --
Combating future threats.
Responsibility: Rowan Scarborough.
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