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The Resource American war machine : deep politics, the CIA global drug connection, and the road to Afghanistan, Peter Dale Scott

American war machine : deep politics, the CIA global drug connection, and the road to Afghanistan, Peter Dale Scott

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American war machine : deep politics, the CIA global drug connection, and the road to Afghanistan
Title
American war machine
Title remainder
deep politics, the CIA global drug connection, and the road to Afghanistan
Statement of responsibility
Peter Dale Scott
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This book explores the covert aspects of U.S. foreign policy. Author Peter Dale Scott marshals compelling evidence to expose the extensive growth of sanctioned but illicit violence in politics and state affairs, especially when related to America's long-standing involvement with the global drug traffic.--[book jacket]
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DLC
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Scott, Peter Dale
Dewey number
958.104/7
Index
index present
LC call number
HV5825
LC item number
.S3915 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
War and peace library
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  • United States
  • Drug control
  • Drug control
  • Intelligence service
  • Afghan War, 2001-
Label
American war machine : deep politics, the CIA global drug connection, and the road to Afghanistan, Peter Dale Scott
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 367-373) and index
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volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
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rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1: Overview. Sanctioned violence, the dominance machine, and the overworld -- pt. 2: The CIA and drugs abroad. Mexico, drugs, the DFS, and the United States -- Operation paper: The United States and drugs in Thailand and Burma -- Rollback, PARU, and Laos: preparing for offensive war -- Laos: Financing a war by drugs -- The war on drugs in Asia: A phony war with real casualties -- pt. 3: Deep events and the drug connection at home. The CIA, the global drug connection, and terrorism -- Inside the war machine: the profiteers from enduring violence -- 9/11 and the American tradition of engineered deep events -- pt.4: America and Afghanistan today. Obama and Afghanistan: America's drug-corrupted war -- Conclusion: The war machine and the deep politics of drugs
Control code
593639429
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 396 pages
Isbn
9781442205895
Isbn Type
(electronic)
Lccn
2010013895
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)593639429
Label
American war machine : deep politics, the CIA global drug connection, and the road to Afghanistan, Peter Dale Scott
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 367-373) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1: Overview. Sanctioned violence, the dominance machine, and the overworld -- pt. 2: The CIA and drugs abroad. Mexico, drugs, the DFS, and the United States -- Operation paper: The United States and drugs in Thailand and Burma -- Rollback, PARU, and Laos: preparing for offensive war -- Laos: Financing a war by drugs -- The war on drugs in Asia: A phony war with real casualties -- pt. 3: Deep events and the drug connection at home. The CIA, the global drug connection, and terrorism -- Inside the war machine: the profiteers from enduring violence -- 9/11 and the American tradition of engineered deep events -- pt.4: America and Afghanistan today. Obama and Afghanistan: America's drug-corrupted war -- Conclusion: The war machine and the deep politics of drugs
Control code
593639429
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 396 pages
Isbn
9781442205895
Isbn Type
(electronic)
Lccn
2010013895
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)593639429

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