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The Resource The good spy : the life and death of Robert Ames, Kai Bird, (large print)

The good spy : the life and death of Robert Ames, Kai Bird, (large print)

Label
The good spy : the life and death of Robert Ames
Title
The good spy
Title remainder
the life and death of Robert Ames
Statement of responsibility
Kai Bird
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Drawing on extensive interviews with Ames' widow and quotes from his private letters, a Pulitzer Prize-winning biographer presents a brilliant narrative of the making of America's most influential and effective intelligence officer in the Middle East
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bird, Kai
Dewey number
  • 327.12730092
  • B
Index
no index present
LC call number
JK468.I6
LC item number
B549 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Thorndike Press large print nonfiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ames, Robert
  • United States
  • Intelligence officers
  • Large type books
Label
The good spy : the life and death of Robert Ames, Kai Bird, (large print)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 601-726)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The making of a spy -- The Agency -- Arabia -- Aden and Beirut -- The Red Prince -- Secret diplomacy -- Headquarters, 1975-79 -- The assassination -- The ayatollahs -- Jimmy Carter and Hostage America -- Bill Casey and Ronald Reagan -- Beirut destiny -- The enigma of Imad Mughniyeh
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
727 pages (large print)
Isbn
9781410469182
Isbn Type
(large print : hardback)
Lccn
2014010981
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Specific material designation
large print
System control number
  • sky259455523
  • (OCoLC)870290063
  • 871930
Label
The good spy : the life and death of Robert Ames, Kai Bird, (large print)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 601-726)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The making of a spy -- The Agency -- Arabia -- Aden and Beirut -- The Red Prince -- Secret diplomacy -- Headquarters, 1975-79 -- The assassination -- The ayatollahs -- Jimmy Carter and Hostage America -- Bill Casey and Ronald Reagan -- Beirut destiny -- The enigma of Imad Mughniyeh
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
727 pages (large print)
Isbn
9781410469182
Isbn Type
(large print : hardback)
Lccn
2014010981
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Specific material designation
large print
System control number
  • sky259455523
  • (OCoLC)870290063
  • 871930

Library Locations

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