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Secrets of the kingdom : the inside story of the Saudi-U.S. connection, Gerald Posner

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Secrets of the kingdom : the inside story of the Saudi-U.S. connection
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Secrets of the kingdom
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the inside story of the Saudi-U.S. connection
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Gerald Posner
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Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The 9/11 Commission report called the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia "a problematic ally in combating Islamic extremism." To Posner, this is a gross understatement. In this book, he exposes the truth about U.S.-Saudi relations--and how the Saudis' influence on American business and politics poses a grave threat to our security. Using bank records and other previously undisclosed information, his two-year investigation penetrates the innermost layers of the shielded House of Saud and presents evidence of complicity and deceit at the highest levels--evidence that the 9/11 Commission failed to consider
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Secrets of the kingdom
Creator
Summary
Explores the secret alliance between the United States and the ruling family of Saudi Arabia, revealing details of the impact of the Saudis on American businesses and politics, including big oil interests and covert military plans
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Story line
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Action
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Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
327.538073/09/0511
Index
index present
LC call number
DS228.U6
LC item number
P67 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Target audience
adult
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Secrets of the kingdom : the inside story of the Saudi-U.S. connection, Gerald Posner
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Secrets of the kingdom : the inside story of the Saudi-U.S. connection, Gerald Posner
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Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Covert partners
  • Scorched earth
  • The infidel arrives
  • The prince who would buy America
  • "A mad spender"
  • Funding terror
  • The future?
  • A free pass for the Saudis
  • A tribe called Saud
  • Legacy of extremism
  • The embargo
  • The boycott
  • Fighting the "Jewish lobby"
  • Insurrection and Iran
  • Arming the House of Saud
Control code
ocm58422730
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
254 pages
Isbn
9780812973105
Lccn
2005042926
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
99810383640
System control number
(OCoLC)58422730

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