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The Resource The thistle and the drone : how America's War on Terror became a global war on tribal Islam, Akbar Ahmed

The thistle and the drone : how America's War on Terror became a global war on tribal Islam, Akbar Ahmed

Label
The thistle and the drone : how America's War on Terror became a global war on tribal Islam
Title
The thistle and the drone
Title remainder
how America's War on Terror became a global war on tribal Islam
Statement of responsibility
Akbar Ahmed
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
ICU/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ahmed, Akbar S
Dewey number
909.83/1
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
DS35.74.U6
LC item number
A37 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • War on Terrorism, 2001-2009
  • Afghan War, 2001-
  • Tribes
  • Islamic sociology
  • Islamic countries
  • United States
  • Islamic countries
Label
The thistle and the drone : how America's War on Terror became a global war on tribal Islam, Akbar Ahmed
Instantiates
Publication
Bar code
31223102539518
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 371-402) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The thistle and the drone -- Waziristan: "The most dangerous place in the world" -- Bin Laden's dilemma: balancing tribal and Islamic identity -- Musharraf's dilemma: balancing center and periphery -- Obama's dilemma: balancing security and human rights -- How to win the War on Terror: stopping a thousand genocides now
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xi, 424 pages
Isbn
9780815723783
Lccn
2013003952
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
40022115139
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
794708161
Label
The thistle and the drone : how America's War on Terror became a global war on tribal Islam, Akbar Ahmed
Publication
Bar code
31223102539518
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 371-402) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The thistle and the drone -- Waziristan: "The most dangerous place in the world" -- Bin Laden's dilemma: balancing tribal and Islamic identity -- Musharraf's dilemma: balancing center and periphery -- Obama's dilemma: balancing security and human rights -- How to win the War on Terror: stopping a thousand genocides now
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xi, 424 pages
Isbn
9780815723783
Lccn
2013003952
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
40022115139
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
794708161

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