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Known and unknown : a memoir, Donald Rumsfeld

Label
Known and unknown : a memoir
Title
Known and unknown
Title remainder
a memoir
Statement of responsibility
Donald Rumsfeld
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
With the same directness that defined his career in public service, Rumsfeld's memoir is filled with previously undisclosed details and insights about the Bush administration, 9/11, and the wars in Afghanistan and Iraq. It also features Rumsfeld's unique and often surprising observations on eight decades of history
Summary
The first Secretary of Defense under President George W. Bush takes stock of his life and offers an insider's account of the Bush administration, 9/11, and the wars in Afghanistan and Iraq
Writing style
Biography type
autobiography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
373388
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1932-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Rumsfeld, Donald
Dewey number
  • 352.293092
  • B
  • 973.931092
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
E840.8.R84
LC item number
A3 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Rumsfeld, Donald
  • United States
  • Cabinet officers
  • War on Terrorism, 2001-2009
  • Iraq War, 2003-2011
  • United States
  • United States
Target audience
adult
Label
Known and unknown : a memoir, Donald Rumsfeld
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Lessons in terror -- An American, Chicago born -- The U.S. Congress: from Camelot to quaqmire -- In Nixon's arena -- Javelin catcher: inside the Ford White House -- Fighting the cold war -- Back to reality -- Leaning forward -- Into the graveyard of empires -- Saddam's miscalculation -- The occupation of Iraq -- Wartime detention -- Pulling on our boots: challenges and controversies beyond the war zones -- The long, hard slog
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xvi, 815 p., [48] p. of plates
Isbn
9781595230676
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2010042050
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn650210649
  • (OCoLC)650210649
  • 177649
Label
Known and unknown : a memoir, Donald Rumsfeld
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Lessons in terror -- An American, Chicago born -- The U.S. Congress: from Camelot to quaqmire -- In Nixon's arena -- Javelin catcher: inside the Ford White House -- Fighting the cold war -- Back to reality -- Leaning forward -- Into the graveyard of empires -- Saddam's miscalculation -- The occupation of Iraq -- Wartime detention -- Pulling on our boots: challenges and controversies beyond the war zones -- The long, hard slog
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xvi, 815 p., [48] p. of plates
Isbn
9781595230676
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2010042050
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn650210649
  • (OCoLC)650210649
  • 177649

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