The Resource The spiders of Allah : travels of an unbeliever on the frontline of holy war, James Hider

The spiders of Allah : travels of an unbeliever on the frontline of holy war, James Hider

Label
The spiders of Allah : travels of an unbeliever on the frontline of holy war
Title
The spiders of Allah
Title remainder
travels of an unbeliever on the frontline of holy war
Statement of responsibility
James Hider
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hider, James
Dewey number
956.05/4
Index
index present
LC call number
DS63.1
LC item number
.H53 2009
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Middle East
  • Middle East
  • Middle East
  • Hider, James
  • Religion and politics
  • Religious fundamentalism
  • Terrorism
  • Terrorism
  • Crime
  • Crime
Label
The spiders of Allah : travels of an unbeliever on the frontline of holy war, James Hider
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
Introduction : Al-Qaeda goes to Hollywood -- Jaffa Road : the transmitter of hopes and fears -- The Mickey Mouse death club : the dirt lot of the Philistines -- Fallen idols, risen angels : into Iraq -- Cut adrift : freedom's city -- Bring 'em on : the birth of an insurgency -- Translator wars : learning to pity the US Proconsul -- In Babylon's halls : tourism under fire -- Ancient feuds : a festival of blood in Karbala -- City of broken mosques : how the spiders of Allah defeated the US Marine Corps -- Two in the heart, one in the mind : battlefields of the soul -- Death in the Venice of the East : three summers in Basra -- Inside the spider's web : the fall of Fallujah -- Pandora's sandbox : bombs, beheadings, and bullshit -- Creatures of the id : why we fight -- Epilogue : Canaanite karma
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
323 p.
Isbn
9780312565855
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2009007378
System control number
  • (CaMWU)u2056794-01umb_inst
  • 2008320
  • (OCoLC)276335013
Label
The spiders of Allah : travels of an unbeliever on the frontline of holy war, James Hider
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
Introduction : Al-Qaeda goes to Hollywood -- Jaffa Road : the transmitter of hopes and fears -- The Mickey Mouse death club : the dirt lot of the Philistines -- Fallen idols, risen angels : into Iraq -- Cut adrift : freedom's city -- Bring 'em on : the birth of an insurgency -- Translator wars : learning to pity the US Proconsul -- In Babylon's halls : tourism under fire -- Ancient feuds : a festival of blood in Karbala -- City of broken mosques : how the spiders of Allah defeated the US Marine Corps -- Two in the heart, one in the mind : battlefields of the soul -- Death in the Venice of the East : three summers in Basra -- Inside the spider's web : the fall of Fallujah -- Pandora's sandbox : bombs, beheadings, and bullshit -- Creatures of the id : why we fight -- Epilogue : Canaanite karma
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
323 p.
Isbn
9780312565855
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2009007378
System control number
  • (CaMWU)u2056794-01umb_inst
  • 2008320
  • (OCoLC)276335013

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