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The Resource Charlie Wison's war

Charlie Wison's war

Label
Charlie Wison's war
Title
Charlie Wison's war
Statement of responsibility
George Crile
Title variation
Charlie Wilsons war
Title variation remainder
the extraordinary story of the largest covert operation in history
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The true story of how a playboy congressman, a rogue CIA agent, and a beautiful Houston socialite joined forces to lead the largest and most successful covert operation in history
Summary
Describes how, after the 1979 Soviet invasion of Afghanistan, maverick Texas congressman Charlie Wilson persuaded his colleagues to fund the CIA's efforts to arm the mujahideen and the repercussions of the covert operation
Tone
Writing style
Award
New York Times Notable Book, 2003
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158590
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
958.1045
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Target audience
adult
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the extraordinary story of the largest covert operation in history
Label
Charlie Wison's war
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
19711982
Extent
550 p.
Isbn
9780802143419
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Index
Label
Charlie Wison's war
Publication
Control code
19711982
Extent
550 p.
Isbn
9780802143419
Other physical details
Index

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