The Closing of the American Border: Terrorism, Immigration, and Security since 9/11

The Closing of the American Border: Terrorism, Immigration, and Security since 9/11

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by Edward Alden
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0061558400

ISBN-13: 9780061558405

Pub. Date: 09/15/2009

Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers

The Closing of the American Border is a provocative, behind-the-scenes investigation into the consequences of America’s efforts to secure its borders since 9/11. Basing his conclusions on extensive interviews with former secretary of homeland security Tom Ridge, former secretary of state Colin Powell, other Bush administration officials, and many of

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The Closing of the American Border is a provocative, behind-the-scenes investigation into the consequences of America’s efforts to secure its borders since 9/11. Basing his conclusions on extensive interviews with former secretary of homeland security Tom Ridge, former secretary of state Colin Powell, other Bush administration officials, and many of the innocent people whose lives have been upended by the new border security and visa rules, Edward Alden offers a striking and compelling assessment of the dangers faced by a nation that cuts itself off from the rest of the world.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780061558405
Publisher:
HarperCollins Publishers
Publication date:
09/15/2009
Pages:
346
Sales rank:
1,231,112
Product dimensions:
5.30(w) x 7.90(h) x 0.80(d)

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The Closing of the American Border: Terrorism, Immigration, and Security since 9/11 4.5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I read this book on my own just because i was interested in this topic. I am not sorry i picked up this book. It gave me a new view in border security and immigration in general. It also gave me a lot of useful information about the topic. If alden writes another book, i wont hesitate i buy it.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago