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Clarke, Richard A. (Richard Alan) 1951-

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Works: 79 works in 305 publications in 11 languages and 17,371 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Political fiction  History  Drama  War films  Historical films  Political films  Film adaptations  Documentary-style films  Suspense fiction 
Roles: Author, Interviewee, Speaker, Other, Editor
Classifications: PS3603.L377, 813.6
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Against all enemies : inside America's war on terror by Richard A Clarke( Book )
36 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 3,490 libraries worldwide
"Clarke was the nation's crisis manager on 9/11, running the Situation Room - a scene described here for the first time - and then watched in dismay at what followed. After ignoring existing plans to attack al Qaeda when he first took office, George Bush made disastrous decisions when he finally did pay attention. Coming from a man known as one of the hard-liners against terrorists, Against All Enemies is both a powerful history of our two-decades-long confrontation with terrorism and a searing indictment of the current administration."--Jacket
The scorpion's gate by Richard A Clarke( Book )
30 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 1,956 libraries worldwide
Faulty intelligence, hidden agendas, and a new but still shaky Islamic government in Saudi Arabia set the stage for a dangerous nuclear war between Asia and the United States
Breakpoint by Richard A Clarke( Book )
15 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,799 libraries worldwide
When a sophisticated group of saboteurs launches a series of attacks designed to bring down the world's technological networks, a dedicated team of experts assembles to find those responsible
Cyber war : the next threat to national security and what to do about it by Richard A Clarke( Book )
22 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and Turkish and held by 1,737 libraries worldwide
Security expert Richard A. Clarke goes beyond "geek talk" to succinctly explain how cyber weapons work and how vulnerable America is to the new world of nearly untraceable cyber criminals and spies. This sobering story of technology, government, and military strategy involving criminals, spies, soldiers, and hackers begins the much needed public policy debate about what America's doctrine and strategy should be, not just for waging, but for preventing the First Cyber War
Sting of the drone by Richard A Clarke( Book )
9 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 1,206 libraries worldwide
"In Washington, the Kill Committee gathers in the White House's Situation Room to pick the next targets for the United States drone program. At an airbase just outside Las Vegas, a team of pilots, military personnel and intelligence officers follow through on the committee's orders, finding the men who have been deemed a threat to national security and sentenced to death. On the other side of the world, in the mountains where the drones hunt their prey, someone has decided to fight back. And not just against the umanned planes that circle their skies, but against the Americans at home who control them. Clarke not only remains an active and respected presence within the national security community but also appears regularly as an expert commentator for ABC and other media. His insider's expertise is on full display in this breathtakingly realistic novel set within America's contentious drone program"--
Your government failed you : breaking the cycle of national security disasters by Richard A Clarke( Book )
10 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 1,058 libraries worldwide
The bestselling author of "Against All Enemies" now looks at why national security failures have continued and how America and the world can succeed against violent Islamist extremists
Pinnacle event by Richard A Clarke( Book )
7 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 869 libraries worldwide
"Against the backdrop of the 2016 presidential election, five simultaneous murders on three continents leads a cyber sleuth to a thread revealing someone has just bought five nuclear weapons. But who and what is their target? American intelligence expert Ray Bowman is brought in to find out. With the help of a Mossad agent and a female South African intelligence officer, he races around the world to stop nuclear terror. Washington fears the bombs are intended for American cities, timed to explode before the election that is just weeks away. What Bowman discovers is that the people who control the bombs intend to do something so devastating that it will make nuking a few U.S. cities look like a mild attack. Richard A. Clarke's Pinnacle Event is a gripping international thriller written from the rare vantage point of a true Washington insider"--
Breakpoint by Richard A Clarke( Sound Recording )
12 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 589 libraries worldwide
When attacks on our computer systems, which we depend on for information and security of the United States is threatened a massive search is launched to find the enemy
The scorpion's gate by Richard A Clarke( Sound Recording )
12 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 473 libraries worldwide
A coup has finally toppled the sheiks of Saudi Arabia, and put an Islamic government in its place. An oil crisis looms, as the U.S. Secretary of Defense plots to reestablish the Saudi monarchy and seize its oil.--
The NSA report : liberty and security in a changing world by United States( Book )
8 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 418 libraries worldwide
"This is the official report that is helping shape the international debate about the unprecedented surveillance activities of the National Security Agency. Commissioned by President Obama following disclosures by former NSA contractor Edward J. Snowden, and written by a preeminent group of intelligence and legal experts, the report examines the extent of NSA programs and calls for dozens of urgent and practical reforms. The result is a blueprint showing how the government can reaffirm its commitment to privacy and civil liberties--without compromising national security."--Page 4 of cover
Defeating the jihadists : a blueprint for action : the report of a task force ( Book )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 366 libraries worldwide
Terrorism : what the next President will face ( Book )
5 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 235 libraries worldwide
Emergency responders-- drastically underfunded, dangerously unprepared : report of an independent task force sponsored by the Council on Foreign Relations by Warren B Rudman( Book )
15 editions published in 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 233 libraries worldwide
"Two years after September 11, 2001, the United States is drastically underfunding local emergency responders and remains dangerously unprepared to handle an attack on American soil, particularly one involving chemical, biological, radiological, nuclear, or catastrophic conventional weapons. If the United States does not take immediate steps to better identify and address the urgent needs of emergency responders, the next terrorist incident could be even more devastating than those of September 11." "The Council-sponsored Independent Task Force on Emergency Responders met with emergency responder organizations across the country to assess what would be required to achieve a minimum effective response to a catastrophic terrorist attack. The presently unbudgeted needs total $98.4 billion over the next five years, according to the emergency responder communities and budget experts. Although the Task Force argues that additional funding for emergency responders is urgently needed, the report also stresses the importance of developing national preparedness standards to ensure the most efficient and effective use of limited resources." "The Task Force credits the Bush administration, Congress, governors, and mayors with taking important steps since September 11 to respond to the risk of catastrophic terrorism. It does not seek to apportion blame for what has not been done or not been done quickly enough. Rather, the report is aimed at closing the gap between current levels of emergency preparedness and minimum essential preparedness levels across the United States."--Jacket
The forgotten homeland : a Century Foundation task force report ( Book )
3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 195 libraries worldwide
Nearly five years after the terrorist attacks of September 11, has the government adequately protected its citizens against terrorism and catastrophic disaster? This document gathers leading homeland security experts to analyze the nation's most significant vulnerabilities and propose strategies to reduce them. The report addresses terrorist and other threats, assesses the government's initiatives to date, and offers ideas for strengthening all aspects of our emergency response -- including our ability to respond to natural disasters, such as Hurricane Katrina
Sting of the drone by Richard A Clarke( Sound Recording )
4 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 181 libraries worldwide
In Washington, the Kill Committee gathers in the White House's Situation Room to pick the next targets for the United States drone program. At an airbase just outside Las Vegas, a team of pilots, military personnel and intelligence officers follow through on the committee's orders, finding the men who have been deemed a threat to national security and sentenced to death. On the other side of the world, in the mountains where the drones hunt their prey, someone has decided to fight back
U.S. sale of Abrams tanks to Saudi Arabia by Richard A Clarke( Book )
2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 173 libraries worldwide
Pinnacle event a novel by Richard A Clarke( Sound Recording )
5 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 102 libraries worldwide
While in power, the South African apartheid regime made nuclear weapons. Later, they told the UN that the weapons were destroyed. But in fact the weapons were secretly stored by a white South African exile group. Now they have been refurbished and sold, but to whom? American intelligence expert Ray Bowman is brought in to find out. With the help of a black, female South African intelligence officer, he races around the world to discover who bought the bombs and what they plan to do with them. Washington fears the bombs are intended for American cities, timed to explode before a presidential election that is just weeks away. What Bowman discovers is that the people who control the bombs intend to do something so devastating that it will make nuking a few U.S. cities look like a mild attack
La Bataille d'Alger = The Battle of Algiers by Gillo Pontecorvo( visu )
2 editions published between 1966 and 2013 in French and English and held by 95 libraries worldwide
Dramatizes the harrowing events of 1957, a key year in Algeria's struggle for independence from France. Recreates the tumultuous Algerian uprising against the occupying French in the 1950s. As violence escalates on both sides, the French torture prisoners for information and the Algerians resort to terrorism in their quest for independence. Children shoot soldiers at point-blank range, women plant bombs in cafés. The French win the battle, but ultimately lose the war as the Algerian people demonstrate that they will no longer be suppressed
Your government failed you [breaking the cycle of national security disasters] by Richard A Clarke( Sound Recording )
4 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 83 libraries worldwide
The bestselling author of "Against All Enemies" now looks at why national security failures have continued and how America and the world can succeed against violent Islamist extremists
Liberty and security in a changing world : report and recommendations of the President's Review Group on Intelligence and Communications Technologies by United States( Book )
2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Clarke, Richard A. 1951-
Clarke, Richard Alan
Clarke, Richard Alan 1951-
Richard Clarke
Richard Clarke Amerikaans auteur
Richard Clarke US-amerikanischer Terror-Experte
Кларк, Ричард Алан
رتشارد كلارك، 1951-
ريتشارد كلارك، 1951-
ریچارد ای. کلارک نویسنده آمریکایی
كلارك، رتشارد، 1951-
クラーク, リチャード
Languages
English (178)
German (7)
Spanish (5)
Hebrew (4)
French (3)
Turkish (3)
Japanese (2)
Italian (2)
Romanian (1)
Polish (1)
Russian (1)
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