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The Resource The black banners : the inside story of 9/11 and the war against al-Qaeda, Ali H. Soufan ; with Daniel Freedman

The black banners : the inside story of 9/11 and the war against al-Qaeda, Ali H. Soufan ; with Daniel Freedman

Label
The black banners : the inside story of 9/11 and the war against al-Qaeda
Title
The black banners
Title remainder
the inside story of 9/11 and the war against al-Qaeda
Statement of responsibility
Ali H. Soufan ; with Daniel Freedman
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
FBI Special Agent Soufan was handed a secret file on 9/11 that, if he had had months earlier, might have prevented the terrorist attacks on New York and Washington. In his work he had helped thwart plots and obtained confessions from al-Qaeda terrorist's think, operate, and how they can be beaten
Summary
During his time on the front lines, FBI special agent Ali H. Soufan helped thwart plots around the world and elicited key confessions from terrorists in the war against al-Qaeda. This narrative account of that war is essential to an understanding of the terrorist group
Writing style
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10010107
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
973.931
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
HV6432.5.Q2
LC item number
S68 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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FlfeMDea3Is
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True
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
9/11 and the war against Al-qaeda
Label
The black banners : the inside story of 9/11 and the war against al-Qaeda, Ali H. Soufan ; with Daniel Freedman
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [569]-572)
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 early years. The Fatwa and the bet ; Osama Air ; The Northern group
  • Declaration of war. The al-Qaeda switchboard ; Operation Challenge and the Manchester Manual ; "You'll be singing like a canary" ; Millennium plot
  • USS Cole. A naval destroyer in Yemen? ; The Hall of Death ; "We're stubborn, but we're not crazy" ; The human polygraph machine ; "What is al-Qaeda doing in Malaysia?" ; Bin Laden's errand boy
  • Attack that changed the world. The Binalshibh riddle ; "What dots?" ; The Father of Death
  • A new world order. Bin Laden's escape ; DocEx ; Black magic
  • First high-value detainee. Abu Zubaydah ; The contractors take over ; "We don't do that"
  • Successes. Guantanamo Bay ; 45 minutes ; The Crystal Ball memo
  • Final missions. Leaving the FBI ; Undercover
Control code
19305531
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxvi, 572 pages
Isbn
9780393079425
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2011026938
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
  • map ;
  • 25 cm
Label
The black banners : the inside story of 9/11 and the war against al-Qaeda, Ali H. Soufan ; with Daniel Freedman
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [569]-572)
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 early years. The Fatwa and the bet ; Osama Air ; The Northern group
  • Declaration of war. The al-Qaeda switchboard ; Operation Challenge and the Manchester Manual ; "You'll be singing like a canary" ; Millennium plot
  • USS Cole. A naval destroyer in Yemen? ; The Hall of Death ; "We're stubborn, but we're not crazy" ; The human polygraph machine ; "What is al-Qaeda doing in Malaysia?" ; Bin Laden's errand boy
  • Attack that changed the world. The Binalshibh riddle ; "What dots?" ; The Father of Death
  • A new world order. Bin Laden's escape ; DocEx ; Black magic
  • First high-value detainee. Abu Zubaydah ; The contractors take over ; "We don't do that"
  • Successes. Guantanamo Bay ; 45 minutes ; The Crystal Ball memo
  • Final missions. Leaving the FBI ; Undercover
Control code
19305531
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxvi, 572 pages
Isbn
9780393079425
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2011026938
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
  • map ;
  • 25 cm

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