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Author Bergman, Ronen.

Title The secret war with Iran : the 30-year clandestine struggle against the world's most dangerous terrorist power / Ronen Bergman ; translated by Ronnie Hope.

Publication Info. New York : Free Press, 2008.


Location Call No. Status
 Bristol, Main Library - Non Fiction  955.054 B454    Check Shelf
 Glastonbury, Welles-Turner Memorial Library - Adult Department  955.05 BERGMAN    Check Shelf
 New Britain, Main Library - Non Fiction  955.054 B455    Check Shelf
 Newington, Lucy Robbins Welles Library - Adult Department  955.054 BERGMAN    Check Shelf
 Plainville Public Library - Non Fiction  955.054 BER    Check Shelf
Edition First Free Press hardcover edition.
Description xi, 419 pages ; 24 cm
Note Originally published in Israel as Nekudat ha'al Chazor in 2007.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 389-398) and index.
Contents Green storm rising. The twilight of the Iranian monarchy -- Death to the infidels -- Operation seashell : how Israel secretly armed Iran -- The hidden war in the Middle East. Dangerous games : the Lebanon war and the birth of Hizballah -- The poor man's smart bomb : the reinvention of suicide bombing -- The drugged octopus and the rise of Hizballah -- The meat market : how Iran and Hizballah perfected the art of hostage taking -- The Hungarian octagon : the hidden side of Iran-Contra -- The global war. Assassins -- Operation body heat -- Terror in Buenos Aires -- Exporting terror -- Target : the great satan -- The al-Qaeda connection -- The second coming of Hizballah. A divine victory : Hizballah takes Lebanon -- Hizballah prepares -- Oil on the flames -- The first Shi'ite bomb. The Termite file : how an Israeli arms dealer gave Iran a chemical arsenal -- Importing a Russian bomb? -- The countdown -- Ghost raid -- The second Lebanon war.
Summary Israel's top investigative reporter chronicles the clandestine counter-jihad that the CIA and the Mossad have been fighting against Iran and its terrorist proxy, Hizbollah, revealing the shocking extent of Iran's support for terrorism and the infiltration of Iranian-sponsored terrorists into the United States.
Subject Iran -- Foreign relations -- Israel -- History.
Israel -- Foreign relations -- Iran -- History.
Iran -- Foreign relations -- United States -- History.
United States -- Foreign relations -- Iran -- History.
Iran -- Foreign relations -- Lebanon -- History.
Lebanon -- Foreign relations -- Iran -- History.
Hizballah (Lebanon)
Terrorism -- Religious aspects -- Islam.
Islam and politics -- Iran.
Intelligence service -- Israel.
Added Title Nekudat ha'al Chazor. English
ISBN 9781416558392
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