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The Resource Power wars : the relentless rise of presidential authority and secrecy, Charlie Savage

Power wars : the relentless rise of presidential authority and secrecy, Charlie Savage

Label
Power wars : the relentless rise of presidential authority and secrecy
Title
Power wars
Title remainder
the relentless rise of presidential authority and secrecy
Statement of responsibility
Charlie Savage
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Recounts how the Obama administration has responded to and been shaped by the international dynamics of the post-September 11 world
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Savage, Charlie
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Obama, Barack
  • Guantánamo Bay Detention Camp
  • United States
  • United States
  • National security
  • Terrorism
  • National security
Label
Power wars : the relentless rise of presidential authority and secrecy, Charlie Savage
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published by Little, Brown and Company in 2015 as Power wars: inside Obama's post-9/11 presidency
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • Part I.
  • Obama's 9/11. The captive ; Acting like Bush tThings fall apart -- Part II.
  • War in the twenty-first century. Look forward, not back (Captives 2009) ; Stellarwind (Surveillance 1928-2009) ; Targeted killing -- Part III. The security state. Ratchet (Captives 2010-2011) ; The leak crackdown ; Secrecy and secret law -- Part IV. American-style democracy. Wounds the won't heal (Captives 2011-2017) ; Institutionalized (Surveillance 2009-2017) ; The tug of wars
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
  • Revised edition.
  • First Back Bay Books trade paperback edition.
Extent
xxviii, 818 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780316286596
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)946007130
Label
Power wars : the relentless rise of presidential authority and secrecy, Charlie Savage
Publication
Note
Originally published by Little, Brown and Company in 2015 as Power wars: inside Obama's post-9/11 presidency
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • Part I.
  • Obama's 9/11. The captive ; Acting like Bush tThings fall apart -- Part II.
  • War in the twenty-first century. Look forward, not back (Captives 2009) ; Stellarwind (Surveillance 1928-2009) ; Targeted killing -- Part III. The security state. Ratchet (Captives 2010-2011) ; The leak crackdown ; Secrecy and secret law -- Part IV. American-style democracy. Wounds the won't heal (Captives 2011-2017) ; Institutionalized (Surveillance 2009-2017) ; The tug of wars
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
  • Revised edition.
  • First Back Bay Books trade paperback edition.
Extent
xxviii, 818 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780316286596
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)946007130

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