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The Resource The shadow world : inside the global arms trade, Andrew Feinstein

The shadow world : inside the global arms trade, Andrew Feinstein

Label
The shadow world : inside the global arms trade
Title
The shadow world
Title remainder
inside the global arms trade
Statement of responsibility
Andrew Feinstein
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Here is the harrowing behind-the-scenes tale of the global arms trade, revealing the deadly collusion among senior politicians, weapons manufacturers, felonious arms dealers, and the military that compromises our security and undermines our democracy. Pulling back the curtain on this secretive world, Feinstein reveals the corruption and the cover-ups
Cataloging source
TXB
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1964-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Feinstein, Andrew
Dewey number
382/.456234
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HD9743.A2
LC item number
F45 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Arms transfers
  • Illegal arms transfers
  • Defense industries
Label
The shadow world : inside the global arms trade, Andrew Feinstein
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: London : Hamish Hamilton, 2011
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [537]-641) 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
The second-oldest profession. Sins of commission ; The Nazi connection -- Nice work if you can get it. The Saudi connection ; In defence of humanity ; The ultimate deal or the ultimate crime? ; Diamonds and arms ; Buckling to Bandar ; And justice for none? -- Business as usual. Things fall apart -- with help from BAE ; After the Wall : capitalism, BAE-style ; The ultimate cop-out -- The arms superpower. Legal bribery ; In the name of Uncle Sam ; Taking the mickey, the toilet seat, and the hammer -- in a galaxy far, far away ; Illegal bribery ; Beyond Utopia, hope? ; America's shop window ; Making a killing : Iraq and Afghanistan -- The killing fields. Cry, the beloved continent -- End game. Bringing peace to the world ; Future imperfect
Control code
759161715
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
xxx, 672 pages
Isbn
9780374208387
Lccn
2011937790
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)759161715
Label
The shadow world : inside the global arms trade, Andrew Feinstein
Publication
Note
Originally published: London : Hamish Hamilton, 2011
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [537]-641) 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
The second-oldest profession. Sins of commission ; The Nazi connection -- Nice work if you can get it. The Saudi connection ; In defence of humanity ; The ultimate deal or the ultimate crime? ; Diamonds and arms ; Buckling to Bandar ; And justice for none? -- Business as usual. Things fall apart -- with help from BAE ; After the Wall : capitalism, BAE-style ; The ultimate cop-out -- The arms superpower. Legal bribery ; In the name of Uncle Sam ; Taking the mickey, the toilet seat, and the hammer -- in a galaxy far, far away ; Illegal bribery ; Beyond Utopia, hope? ; America's shop window ; Making a killing : Iraq and Afghanistan -- The killing fields. Cry, the beloved continent -- End game. Bringing peace to the world ; Future imperfect
Control code
759161715
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
xxx, 672 pages
Isbn
9780374208387
Lccn
2011937790
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)759161715

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