The Free Library of Philadelphia - 'Directorate S.: The C.I.A. and America’s Secret Wars in Afghanistan and Pakistan, 2001-2016' - Steve Coll

Directorate S.: The C.I.A. and America’s Secret Wars in Afghanistan and Pakistan, 2001-2016

Steve Coll

A staff writer for The New Yorker, Steve Coll is the author of The Bin Ladens, a history of the eponymous clan and its most infamous member; the Pulitzer Prize-winning Ghost Wars; and Private Empire, an examination of the notoriously secret machinations of the ExxonMobil Corporation. A former president of the public policy institute of the New America Foundation, Coll was a 20-year writer and editor at The Washington Post, where he also won a Pulitzer Prize for explanatory journalism. He is currently the dean of the Graduate School of Journalism at Columbia University. Directorate S tells the sprawling story of America’s post-9/11 battle against Al Qaeda and the Taliban.

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Event date: 
Monday, March 5, 2018 - 4:00pm
Event address: 
Parkway Central Library
1901 Vine Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103
Directorate S: The C.I.A. and America's Secret Wars in Afghanistan and Pakistan Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9781594204586
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Published: Penguin Press - February 6th, 2018