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The Resource Charlie Wilson's war : the extraordinary story of the largest covert operation in history, George Crile, (compact disc)

Charlie Wilson's war : the extraordinary story of the largest covert operation in history, George Crile, (compact disc)

Label
Charlie Wilson's war : the extraordinary story of the largest covert operation in history
Title
Charlie Wilson's war
Title remainder
the extraordinary story of the largest covert operation in history
Statement of responsibility
George Crile
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The untold story behind the last battle of the Cold War and how it fueled the rise of militant Islam. In the early 1980's, a maverick congressman from east Texas, Charlie Wilson, became a passionate supporter of the mujahideen's struggle against the Soviet Army in Afghanistan, urging the CIA to launch a strong covert operation
Cataloging source
GEC
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Crile, George
Dewey number
958.104/5
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
DS371.2
LC item number
.C75 2007ab
Literary text for sound recordings
history
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by Christopher Lane
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Lane, Christopher
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  • Wilson, Charles
  • United States
  • Afghanistan
  • Audiobooks
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Label
Charlie Wilson's war : the extraordinary story of the largest covert operation in history, George Crile, (compact disc)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Compact discs
  • Duration: 20:30:00
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
ocm56316604
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
17 sound discs (20.5 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781433204135
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Other control number
978078689410
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
ZE3178
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)56316604
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Charlie Wilson's war : the extraordinary story of the largest covert operation in history, George Crile, (compact disc)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Compact discs
  • Duration: 20:30:00
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
ocm56316604
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
17 sound discs (20.5 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781433204135
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Other control number
978078689410
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
ZE3178
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)56316604
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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