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The Resource Duty : memoirs of a Secretary at war, Robert M. Gates

Duty : memoirs of a Secretary at war, Robert M. Gates

Label
Duty : memoirs of a Secretary at war
Title
Duty
Title remainder
memoirs of a Secretary at war
Statement of responsibility
Robert M. Gates
Title variation
Memoirs of a Secretary at war
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The former Secretary of Defense offers a candid account of serving Presidents George W. Bush and Barack Obama during the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 355.6092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
E897.4.P48
LC item number
B76 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Label
Duty : memoirs of a Secretary at war, Robert M. Gates
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Summoned to duty -- Iraq, Iraq and Iraq -- Mending fences, finding allies -- Waging war on the Pentagon -- Beyond Iraq: a complicated world -- Good war, bad war -- One damn thing after another -- Transition -- New team, new agenda, old secretary -- Afghanistan: a house divided -- Difficult foes, difficult friends -- Meanwhile, back in Washington -- War, war ... and revolution -- At war to the last day -- Reflections
Control code
1522839
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
618 pages, 32 pages of unnumbered plates
Isbn
9780307959478
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2013026348
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1522839
  • (Sirsi) 1522839
  • (OCoLC)857234147
Label
Duty : memoirs of a Secretary at war, Robert M. Gates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Summoned to duty -- Iraq, Iraq and Iraq -- Mending fences, finding allies -- Waging war on the Pentagon -- Beyond Iraq: a complicated world -- Good war, bad war -- One damn thing after another -- Transition -- New team, new agenda, old secretary -- Afghanistan: a house divided -- Difficult foes, difficult friends -- Meanwhile, back in Washington -- War, war ... and revolution -- At war to the last day -- Reflections
Control code
1522839
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
618 pages, 32 pages of unnumbered plates
Isbn
9780307959478
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2013026348
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1522839
  • (Sirsi) 1522839
  • (OCoLC)857234147

Library Locations

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