Bush at war

by Bob Woodward

Publisher: Simon & Schuster in New York

Written in English
Cover of: Bush at war | Bob Woodward
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Places:

  • United States

Subjects:

  • Bush, George W. 1946- -- Military leadership,
  • Bush, George W. 1946- -- Interviews,
  • War on Terrorism, 2001-,
  • September 11 Terrorist Attacks, 2001,
  • National security -- United States -- Decision making,
  • United States -- Military policy -- Decision making,
  • United States -- Officials and employees -- Interviews

Edition Notes

StatementBob Woodward.
GenreInterviews.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsE903.3 .W66 2002
The Physical Object
Paginationxix, 376 p., [16] p. of plates :
Number of Pages376
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3566363M
ISBN 100743204735
LC Control Number2002042829

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