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The Resource A Vulcan's tale : how the Bush administration mismanaged the reconstruction of Afghanistan, Dov S. Zakheim

A Vulcan's tale : how the Bush administration mismanaged the reconstruction of Afghanistan, Dov S. Zakheim

Label
A Vulcan's tale : how the Bush administration mismanaged the reconstruction of Afghanistan
Title
A Vulcan's tale
Title remainder
how the Bush administration mismanaged the reconstruction of Afghanistan
Statement of responsibility
Dov S. Zakheim
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Presents details behind the Bush administration's policies and actions in Afghanistan and Iraq from the point of view of a high-level budget official in the U.S. Defense Department involved in the day-to-day management of funding Afghan reconstruction beginning in 2002"--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
IT-FiEUI
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Zakheim, Dov S
Dewey number
327.730581
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Afghan War, 2001-
  • Afghan War, 2001-
  • Nation-building
  • Postwar reconstruction
  • Postwar reconstruction
  • United States
  • United States
  • Afghanistan
Label
A Vulcan's tale : how the Bush administration mismanaged the reconstruction of Afghanistan, Dov S. Zakheim
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 297-312) 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
Introduction -- Nation building and the 2000 campaign -- Musical chairs: positioning for a top job on the new team -- Transition to government -- "From now on, we will only request a supplemental in wartime" -- 9/11 -- Funding Operation Enduring Freedom -- Pakistan -- Passing the tin cup -- The cost of war -- Gearing up for Iraq, losing focus on Afghanistan -- Coordinator for Afghanistan reconstruction -- War fever -- A second war, the first unfinished -- On the road: New York, Latin America, Iraq, Poland, Spain -- "I am the custodian of the Iraqi people" -- Engaging Syria -- Defense contractors -- "Afghanistan, we haven't forgotten you" -- Epilogue: where do we go from here?
Control code
FIEb17380728
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiv, 335 pages
Isbn
9780815725466
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)696099423
Label
A Vulcan's tale : how the Bush administration mismanaged the reconstruction of Afghanistan, Dov S. Zakheim
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 297-312) 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
Introduction -- Nation building and the 2000 campaign -- Musical chairs: positioning for a top job on the new team -- Transition to government -- "From now on, we will only request a supplemental in wartime" -- 9/11 -- Funding Operation Enduring Freedom -- Pakistan -- Passing the tin cup -- The cost of war -- Gearing up for Iraq, losing focus on Afghanistan -- Coordinator for Afghanistan reconstruction -- War fever -- A second war, the first unfinished -- On the road: New York, Latin America, Iraq, Poland, Spain -- "I am the custodian of the Iraqi people" -- Engaging Syria -- Defense contractors -- "Afghanistan, we haven't forgotten you" -- Epilogue: where do we go from here?
Control code
FIEb17380728
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiv, 335 pages
Isbn
9780815725466
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)696099423

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