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The nuclear jihadist : the true story of the man who sold the world's most dangerous secrets-- and how we could have stopped him

Author: Douglas Frantz; Catherine Collins
Publisher: New York : Twelve, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st ed
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For the first time since the end of the Cold War, the threat of nuclear annihilation is on the rise. Should such an assault occur, there is a strong likelihood that the trail of devastation will lead back to Abdul Qadeer Khan, the Pakistani father of the Islamic bomb and the mastermind behind a vast clandestine enterprise that has sold nuclear secrets to Iran, North Korea, and Libya. Khan's loose-knit organization  Read more...
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Named Person: A Q Khan; A Q Khan; Abdul Q Khan
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Douglas Frantz; Catherine Collins
ISBN: 9780446199575 0446199575 9780446505604 0446505609
OCLC Number: 144547830
Description: xv, 413 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: The smiling man --
An accidental opportunity --
The Muslim alliance --
Going home --
The Pakistani pipeline --
Double standards --
The road to Kahuta --
Operation butter factory --
Actionable intelligence --
A nuclear cowshed --
See no evil --
Crimes and cover-ups --
Nuclear ambiguity --
Man of the year --
One-stop shopping --
Wishful thinking --
Saddam's gambit --
Missed signals --
Nuclear nationalism --
More and more pieces --
A mysterious murder --
Inside the network --
Tightening the noose --
"With us or against us" --
Diplomatic chess --
Spy games --
The drowning man --
Checkbook proliferation --
Nuclear Wal-Mart --
Who's next?
Responsibility: Douglas Frantz and Catherine Collins.
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Major investigative nonfiction on one of the most important stories of our time - the spread of nuclear weapons - written by two award-winning journalists who for years have followed the trail of the  Read more...

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