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The Resource The three battles of Wanat : and other stories, Mark Bowden

The three battles of Wanat : and other stories, Mark Bowden

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The three battles of Wanat : and other stories
Title
The three battles of Wanat
Title remainder
and other stories
Statement of responsibility
Mark Bowden
Title variation
3 battles of Wanat
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A collection of top-selected long-form pieces on war by the best-selling author of Black Hawk Down is complemented by his notable profiles, sports articles, cultural essays and other writings. Including pieces from the Atlantic, Vanity Fair, the New Yorker, and the Philadelphia Inquirer, this collection is Bowden at his best
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PABRO
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1951-
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Bowden, Mark
Dewey number
808.84
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • United States
  • Wanat, Battle of, Afghanistan, 2008
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The three battles of Wanat : and other stories, Mark Bowden
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volume
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  • nc
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rdacarrier
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text
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  • txt
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rdacontent
Contents
War. The three battles of Wanat ; The ploy ; The last ace ; The killing machines ; Jihadists in paradise --Profiles. Just Joe ; The inheritance ; The bright sun of Juche ; Defending the indefensible ; The angriest man in television ; The measured man --Sports. The silent treatment ; The hardest job in football ; The man who broke Atlantic City ; Attila's headset --Essays. The story behind the story ; The great guinea hen massacre ; Rebirth of the guineas ; Cry Wolfe ; Abraham Lincoln is an idiot ; Dumb kids' class ; Saddam on Saddam ; "Zero Dark Thirty" is not pro-torture
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xii, 474 pages
Isbn
9780802124111
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
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  • n
Label
The three battles of Wanat : and other stories, Mark Bowden
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
War. The three battles of Wanat ; The ploy ; The last ace ; The killing machines ; Jihadists in paradise --Profiles. Just Joe ; The inheritance ; The bright sun of Juche ; Defending the indefensible ; The angriest man in television ; The measured man --Sports. The silent treatment ; The hardest job in football ; The man who broke Atlantic City ; Attila's headset --Essays. The story behind the story ; The great guinea hen massacre ; Rebirth of the guineas ; Cry Wolfe ; Abraham Lincoln is an idiot ; Dumb kids' class ; Saddam on Saddam ; "Zero Dark Thirty" is not pro-torture
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xii, 474 pages
Isbn
9780802124111
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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