The finish : the killing of Osama Bin Laden / Mark Bowden.
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|Location||Call Number / Copy Notes||Barcode||Shelving Location||Status||Due Date|
|Waterloo-Grant Township Public Library - Waterloo||958.1 BOW (Text)||30090000662150||Non-Fiction||Available||-|
- ISBN: 9780802120342 (hbk.)
- ISBN: 0802120342 (hbk.)
- Physical Description: xv, 266 p. ; 24 cm.
- Edition: 1st ed.
- Publisher: New York : Atlantic Monthly Press, c2012.
|General Note:|| Includes a loose card with an explanation that the author's account of the actual shooting differs slightly from the account given by one of the Navy SEALS who was on the raid.
|Bibliography, etc. Note:|| Includes bibliographical references (p. -266).
|Formatted Contents Note:|| A definition of evil -- The path of jihad -- Taking up arms -- The targeting engine -- "Please make sure to keep the children and all of the families away from the areas that are being photographed and bombed" -- Disguised uncertainty -- "Adhering to these precautions" -- The finish -- Glitter.
|Summary, etc.:|| An account of the hunt for and defeat of Osama bin Laden that draws on access to primary sources to trace how key decisions were made, revealing events from the perspectives of an adept President Obama and an increasingly despondent bin Laden.
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