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The Resource The wrong war : grit, strategy, and the way out of Afghanistan, Bing West

The wrong war : grit, strategy, and the way out of Afghanistan, Bing West

Label
The wrong war : grit, strategy, and the way out of Afghanistan
Title
The wrong war
Title remainder
grit, strategy, and the way out of Afghanistan
Statement of responsibility
Bing West
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
From one of America's most renowned war correspondents comes the definitive account of the Afghanistan war, a damning policy assessment, and a compelling and controversial way forward
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
West, Francis J
Dewey number
958.104/7
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
DS371.412
LC item number
.W47 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Afghan War, 2001-
  • United States
Label
The wrong war : grit, strategy, and the way out of Afghanistan, Bing West
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [289]-291) and index
Contents
Sisyphus: pacifying the capillary valleys -- They always held the high ground -- Battalion 1-32 returns: the counterinsurgency effect -- Flesh and blood -- Finest stand -- The bravest warrior -- 1,500-mile sanctuary -- A profession, not a creed -- How to clear a district -- Limits of success -- Circular strategy -- Professionals' war -- Setback -- Petraeus takes command -- What is good enough? -- The way out
Control code
ocn659766251
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxii, 307 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9781588369321
Isbn Type
(ebk.)
Lccn
2010043107
Other physical details
col. ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)659766251
Label
The wrong war : grit, strategy, and the way out of Afghanistan, Bing West
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [289]-291) and index
Contents
Sisyphus: pacifying the capillary valleys -- They always held the high ground -- Battalion 1-32 returns: the counterinsurgency effect -- Flesh and blood -- Finest stand -- The bravest warrior -- 1,500-mile sanctuary -- A profession, not a creed -- How to clear a district -- Limits of success -- Circular strategy -- Professionals' war -- Setback -- Petraeus takes command -- What is good enough? -- The way out
Control code
ocn659766251
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxii, 307 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9781588369321
Isbn Type
(ebk.)
Lccn
2010043107
Other physical details
col. ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)659766251

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