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The Resource Surprise attack : from Pearl Harbor to 9/11 to Benghazi, Larry Hancock

Surprise attack : from Pearl Harbor to 9/11 to Benghazi, Larry Hancock

Label
Surprise attack : from Pearl Harbor to 9/11 to Benghazi
Title
Surprise attack
Title remainder
from Pearl Harbor to 9/11 to Benghazi
Statement of responsibility
Larry Hancock
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Revealing disconnects in the chain of command, examines the intelligence tools and techniques that have provided warnings of threats to the U.S. over the past sixty years and why they have often failed to prevent attacks
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hancock, Larry J
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Intelligence service
  • Intelligence service
Label
Surprise attack : from Pearl Harbor to 9/11 to Benghazi, Larry Hancock
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 514-555) and index
Contents
Warnings -- Interdict or intercept -- Errors of command -- A new threat -- Hollow force -- Uncertainties at home -- Fear factors -- Mirror imaging -- Targeting -- Crisis -- Continuity of command -- Mind games, Maskirovka and atomic war fighting -- Reality check -- Preparedness -- Out of the shadows -- Shadow boxing -- Inertia -- Attack -- Points of failure -- Going forward -- Diplomatic insecurity -- Hindsight and foresight
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
568 pages
Isbn
9781619025660
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2015018085
System control number
  • (OCoLC)914417670
  • (OCoLC)ocn914417670
  • 730125
Label
Surprise attack : from Pearl Harbor to 9/11 to Benghazi, Larry Hancock
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 514-555) and index
Contents
Warnings -- Interdict or intercept -- Errors of command -- A new threat -- Hollow force -- Uncertainties at home -- Fear factors -- Mirror imaging -- Targeting -- Crisis -- Continuity of command -- Mind games, Maskirovka and atomic war fighting -- Reality check -- Preparedness -- Out of the shadows -- Shadow boxing -- Inertia -- Attack -- Points of failure -- Going forward -- Diplomatic insecurity -- Hindsight and foresight
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
568 pages
Isbn
9781619025660
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2015018085
System control number
  • (OCoLC)914417670
  • (OCoLC)ocn914417670
  • 730125

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