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The Resource The golden thread : the Cold War and the mysterious the death of Dag Hammarskjöld, Ravi Somaiya

The golden thread : the Cold War and the mysterious the death of Dag Hammarskjöld, Ravi Somaiya

Label
The golden thread : the Cold War and the mysterious the death of Dag Hammarskjöld
Title
The golden thread
Title remainder
the Cold War and the mysterious the death of Dag Hammarskjöld
Statement of responsibility
Ravi Somaiya
Title variation
Cold War and the mysterious the death of Dag Hammarskjöld
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"A true story of spies and intrigue surrounding one of the most enduring unsolved mysteries of the 20th century, investigative reporter Ravi Somaiya uncovers the story behind the death of renowned diplomat and UN Secretary General Dag Hammarskjöld."--
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Provided by publisher
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
FMG
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Somaiya, Ravi
Dewey number
341.23092
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
  • photographs
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hammarskjöld, Dag
  • United Nations
  • Cold War
  • Congo (Democratic Republic)
  • Africa
  • Africa
Label
The golden thread : the Cold War and the mysterious the death of Dag Hammarskjöld, Ravi Somaiya
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 265-276) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
  • cartographic image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
  • cri
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: "When they killed him" -- "That's independence" -- "Swindled, cheated and abused" -- "The galaxy of good and evil talents" -- "The inevitable result will at best be chaos" -- "You there! I am a witch" -- "Very straightforward action" -- "Stateless soldier of fortune" -- "No half-measures" -- "We are all dying" -- "Ja må han leva" -- "Overhead Ndola, descending, confirm" -- "A light pinkish red" -- "The ace of spades" -- "Sparks, sparks in the sky" -- "Next of kin" -- "Why, if it isn't that nice Mr. Smith" -- "It was not a normal flying accident" -- "Black hole" -- "Position L" -- "Other and more logical explanations" -- "I have never been hit so hard in my life before" -- "Oh my God, they've done it!" -- "I need your help desperately on this" -- "The truth about the events" -- "Mr. X" -- "If you refuse we have orders to use force" -- "Cornered on a patch of gold" -- "We are going to teach them." -- "The page is gone" -- "A state secret" -- "Never believe anything until it is officially denied." -- "I've hit it. There are flames" -- "Kaleidoscope" -- "Operation to be know as Celeste" -- "For repair of your tumble drier. Phone Nick on 970890" -- "We did it." -- "Flail chest" -- "Buzzed" -- "Other interference" -- "He would return and attack again."
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
[xi], 289 pages, 8 pages of unnumbered plates
Isbn
9781455536542
Lccn
2019058754
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, photographs (some color), maps
System control number
(OCoLC)on1159708770
Label
The golden thread : the Cold War and the mysterious the death of Dag Hammarskjöld, Ravi Somaiya
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 265-276) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
  • cartographic image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
  • cri
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: "When they killed him" -- "That's independence" -- "Swindled, cheated and abused" -- "The galaxy of good and evil talents" -- "The inevitable result will at best be chaos" -- "You there! I am a witch" -- "Very straightforward action" -- "Stateless soldier of fortune" -- "No half-measures" -- "We are all dying" -- "Ja må han leva" -- "Overhead Ndola, descending, confirm" -- "A light pinkish red" -- "The ace of spades" -- "Sparks, sparks in the sky" -- "Next of kin" -- "Why, if it isn't that nice Mr. Smith" -- "It was not a normal flying accident" -- "Black hole" -- "Position L" -- "Other and more logical explanations" -- "I have never been hit so hard in my life before" -- "Oh my God, they've done it!" -- "I need your help desperately on this" -- "The truth about the events" -- "Mr. X" -- "If you refuse we have orders to use force" -- "Cornered on a patch of gold" -- "We are going to teach them." -- "The page is gone" -- "A state secret" -- "Never believe anything until it is officially denied." -- "I've hit it. There are flames" -- "Kaleidoscope" -- "Operation to be know as Celeste" -- "For repair of your tumble drier. Phone Nick on 970890" -- "We did it." -- "Flail chest" -- "Buzzed" -- "Other interference" -- "He would return and attack again."
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
[xi], 289 pages, 8 pages of unnumbered plates
Isbn
9781455536542
Lccn
2019058754
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, photographs (some color), maps
System control number
(OCoLC)on1159708770

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