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Author Runkle, Benjamin.

Title Wanted dead or alive : manhunts from Geronimo to Bin Laden / Benjamin Runkle.

Imprint New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2011.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    355.0097 HUN    Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description vi, 282 p. : maps ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction : when the man is the mission -- The Geronimo campaign -- The capture of Emilio Aguinaldo -- Pancho Villa and the Punitive Expedition -- The Sandino Affair -- The Vatican, black voodoo, heavy metal, and the Delta Force : the hunt for Manuel Noriega -- The warlord's revenge : Task Force Ranger and the search for Mohammed Farah Aideed -- The hunt for Osama bin Laden, part I -- Strategic manhunts in Mesopotamia : Saddam Hussein and Abu Musab al-Zarqawi -- The hunt for Osama bin Laden part II, manhunting lessons learned and Tora Bora reconsidered -- Conclusion : beyond bin Laden : the future of strategic manhunts.
Subject Geronimo, 1829-1909.
Aguinaldo, Emilio, 1869-1964.
Villa, Pancho, 1878-1923.
Sandino, Augusto César, 1895-1934.
Noriega, Manuel Antonio, 1934-
Aidid, Mohammed Farah, 1934-
Hussein, Saddam, 1937-2006.
Bin Laden, Osama, 1957-2011.
Zarqāwī, Abū Muṣʻab, 1966-2006.
Intervention (International law) -- History.
Fugitives from justice -- History.
United States -- Armed Forces -- History.
ISBN 9780230104853

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