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The twilight war : the secret history of America's thirty-year conflict with Iran

Author: David Crist
Publisher: New York : Penguin Press, 2012.
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Reveals the covert operations that have brought the United States and Iran to the brink of open war, including Iran's proposal for peace after 9/11, which was rejected by President Bush, and Iran's secret army in post-U.S. invasion Iraq.
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David Crist
ISBN: 9781594203411 1594203415
OCLC Number: 758386910
Description: 638 pages, [16] pages of plates : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm
Contents: Maps --
"A little king in your heart" --
A new grand strategy --
Barbed-wire Bob --
A den of spies --
A fig leaf of neutrality --
Sharon's grand design --
A spectacular action --
The American Hamlet --
Sleepy hollow --
Arms for the Ayatollah --
A ring on the American finger --
The wake-up call --
The invisible hand of God --
A window of opportunity --
The night stalkers --
A very close call --
No higher honor --
Good-bye, Captain Nasty --
The terrible climax --
Goodwill begets goodwill --
War or peace --
An atrocity --
An axis of evil --
Defeat or victory --
The freedom agenda --
A quasi-war --
An extended hand and a closed fist.
Responsibility: David Crist.

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Reveals the covert operations that have brought the United States and Iran to the brink of open war, including Iran's proposal for peace after 9/11, which was rejected by President Bush, and Iran's secret army in post-U.S. invasion Iraq.

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