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The Resource The envoy : from Kabul to the White House, my journey through a turbulent world, Zalmay Khalilzad

The envoy : from Kabul to the White House, my journey through a turbulent world, Zalmay Khalilzad

Label
The envoy : from Kabul to the White House, my journey through a turbulent world
Title
The envoy
Title remainder
from Kabul to the White House, my journey through a turbulent world
Statement of responsibility
Zalmay Khalilzad
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
One of the most influential and highest-ranking U.S. government officials of Muslim descent details his experiences as the American ambassador to Afghanistan, Iraq, and the U.N., and offers insights and analysis of the current Middle East
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 327.2092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
E901.1.K48
LC item number
A3 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Target audience
adult
Label
The envoy : from Kabul to the White House, my journey through a turbulent world, Zalmay Khalilzad
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Preface: from Kabul to Baghdad: Kabul, June 20, 2015 -- Part I. Early life -- Poppy fields and tree-lined boulevards: Afghanistan, 1951-1965 -- Journey to the other side of the world: the United States, 1966-1967 -- Into the cauldron of politics: Kabul and Beirut, 1968-1974 -- Aspiring strategist: Chicago and New York City, 1974-1979 -- The Mujahedeen and the halls of power: New York and Washington, D.C., 1980-1989 -- Containing Saddam: Washington, D.C., 1988-1992 -- Crafting grand strategy for a unipolar world: Washington, D.C., 1991-1992 -- One nation's disintegration, one man's destiny: Washington, D.C., 1993-2001 -- Part II. Bush administration -- The calm before the storm: Washington, D.C., January-September 2001 -- America under attack: Washington, D.C., September 2001 -- A quest for leaders in tyranny's shadow: Washington, D.C., and Bonn, Germany, September-December 2001 -- Return to Kabul: Kabul and Washington, D.C., January-June 2002 -- Loya Jirga: Kabul, June-July 2002 -- Eyes elsewhere: Washington, D.C., December 2002-February 2003 -- Planning post-war Iraq inside Iraq: Ankara, Turkey, and Salahuddin, Iraq, February 2002 -- Iraq: from liberation to occupation: Washington, D.C., and Baghdad, March-May 2003 -- Accelerating success in Afghanistan: Washington, D.C., May-November 2003 -- Ambassador: Kabul, November 2003 to January 2005 -- Builders versus spoilers: Afghanistan, 2003-2004 -- Fruits of democracy: Kabul, 2004-2005 -- Preparing for Iraq: Washington, D.C., November 2004-July 2005 -- Repairing Iraq: Baghdad, july-December 2005 -- Forging a national unity government: Baghdad, December 2005-May 2006 -- Struggling against the cycle of sectarian violence: Baghdad, 2006-2007 -- Permanent representative to the United Nations: New York, 2007-2009 -- Part III. America in the world -- A more dangerous world: 2015 -- A life of lessons in strategy and statecraft: 2016 and beyond
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
332 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781250083005
Lccn
2015043831
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn932116022
  • (OCoLC)932116022
  • 1276154
  • 1279782
  • 1279782
Label
The envoy : from Kabul to the White House, my journey through a turbulent world, Zalmay Khalilzad
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Preface: from Kabul to Baghdad: Kabul, June 20, 2015 -- Part I. Early life -- Poppy fields and tree-lined boulevards: Afghanistan, 1951-1965 -- Journey to the other side of the world: the United States, 1966-1967 -- Into the cauldron of politics: Kabul and Beirut, 1968-1974 -- Aspiring strategist: Chicago and New York City, 1974-1979 -- The Mujahedeen and the halls of power: New York and Washington, D.C., 1980-1989 -- Containing Saddam: Washington, D.C., 1988-1992 -- Crafting grand strategy for a unipolar world: Washington, D.C., 1991-1992 -- One nation's disintegration, one man's destiny: Washington, D.C., 1993-2001 -- Part II. Bush administration -- The calm before the storm: Washington, D.C., January-September 2001 -- America under attack: Washington, D.C., September 2001 -- A quest for leaders in tyranny's shadow: Washington, D.C., and Bonn, Germany, September-December 2001 -- Return to Kabul: Kabul and Washington, D.C., January-June 2002 -- Loya Jirga: Kabul, June-July 2002 -- Eyes elsewhere: Washington, D.C., December 2002-February 2003 -- Planning post-war Iraq inside Iraq: Ankara, Turkey, and Salahuddin, Iraq, February 2002 -- Iraq: from liberation to occupation: Washington, D.C., and Baghdad, March-May 2003 -- Accelerating success in Afghanistan: Washington, D.C., May-November 2003 -- Ambassador: Kabul, November 2003 to January 2005 -- Builders versus spoilers: Afghanistan, 2003-2004 -- Fruits of democracy: Kabul, 2004-2005 -- Preparing for Iraq: Washington, D.C., November 2004-July 2005 -- Repairing Iraq: Baghdad, july-December 2005 -- Forging a national unity government: Baghdad, December 2005-May 2006 -- Struggling against the cycle of sectarian violence: Baghdad, 2006-2007 -- Permanent representative to the United Nations: New York, 2007-2009 -- Part III. America in the world -- A more dangerous world: 2015 -- A life of lessons in strategy and statecraft: 2016 and beyond
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
332 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781250083005
Lccn
2015043831
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn932116022
  • (OCoLC)932116022
  • 1276154
  • 1279782
  • 1279782

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