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Author Klaidman, Daniel, author

Title Kill or capture : the war on terror and the soul of the Obama presidency / Daniel Klaidman.

Publication Info. Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2012.


Location Call No. Status
 Farmington, Main Library - Adult Department  363.325 KLA    Check Shelf
Description xv, 288 pages ; 24 cm.
Note Includes index.
Contents The promise -- Where the fuck is Bin Laden? -- Torture debates and murder boards -- Escape from Gitmo -- Kill or capture -- How not to try a terrorist -- The Christmas gift -- From warfare to lawfare -- "The president is anguished" -- Textbook.
Summary Presents an examination of the Obama administration that explores its internal power struggles and the seemingly ambivalent measures considered by the president to redefine national security.
Subject War on Terrorism, 2001-2009.
Terrorism -- Prevention -- United States.
United States -- Foreign relations -- 21st century.
Obama, Barack.
ISBN 9780547547893 HRD $28.00
0547547897 HRD $28.00
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