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The Resource Counterstrike : the untold story of America's secret campaign against al Qaeda, Eric Schmitt and Thom Shanker

Counterstrike : the untold story of America's secret campaign against al Qaeda, Eric Schmitt and Thom Shanker

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Counterstrike : the untold story of America's secret campaign against al Qaeda
Title
Counterstrike
Title remainder
the untold story of America's secret campaign against al Qaeda
Statement of responsibility
Eric Schmitt and Thom Shanker
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Reveals the Pentagon's covert strategy for countering terrorism that developed when initial efforts following September 11 were unsuccessful, explaining how multiple agencies have adapted Cold War practices to disrupt key jihadist networks
Cataloging source
DLC
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1959-
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Schmitt, Eric
Dewey number
973.931
Index
index present
LC call number
HV6432.5.Q2
LC item number
S34 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Shanker, Thom
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  • Qaida (Organization)
  • Terrorism
  • War on Terrorism, 2001-2009
  • United States
Label
Counterstrike : the untold story of America's secret campaign against al Qaeda, Eric Schmitt and Thom Shanker
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [303]-307) and index
Contents
Prologue: in the beginning -- Know thine enemy -- The new deterrence -- The exploitation of intelligence -- The problem of Pakistan -- Terror 2.0 -- Countering Al Qaeda's message -- The new network warfare -- The rise of home-grown extremism -- "Is Al Qaeda just Kleenex?" -- The Obama strategy -- Epilogue: "tell me how this ends"
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
324 p.
Isbn
9780805091038
Lccn
2011010294
System control number
  • ocn706021531
  • (OCoLC)706021531
Label
Counterstrike : the untold story of America's secret campaign against al Qaeda, Eric Schmitt and Thom Shanker
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [303]-307) and index
Contents
Prologue: in the beginning -- Know thine enemy -- The new deterrence -- The exploitation of intelligence -- The problem of Pakistan -- Terror 2.0 -- Countering Al Qaeda's message -- The new network warfare -- The rise of home-grown extremism -- "Is Al Qaeda just Kleenex?" -- The Obama strategy -- Epilogue: "tell me how this ends"
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
324 p.
Isbn
9780805091038
Lccn
2011010294
System control number
  • ocn706021531
  • (OCoLC)706021531

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