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Crile, George.

Summary: Describes how, after the 1979 Soviet invasion of Afghanistan, maverick Texas congressman Charlie Wilson persuaded his colleagues to fund the CIA's efforts to arm the mujahideen and recounts the repercussions of that covert operation.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Blackstone Audio 2007

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 958.104 CRI

Crile, George.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Atlantic Monthly Press 2003

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: 958.1045 Crile

Crile, George.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Grove Press 2003

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 958.104 CRI

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: 958.104 Crile

Summary: In the early 1980s, Charlie Wilson is best known as a womanizing US congressional representative from Texas. He seemed to be in the minor leagues, except for the fact that he is a member of two major foreign policy and covert-ops committees. However, once Charlie is prodded by his major conservative supporter, Joanne Herring, Wilson learns about the plight of the people who are suffering from...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Universal Studios Home Entertainment 2008

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD CHA RATED R

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Comedy DVDs, Call number: DVD COMEDY CHA

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD Movie Charlie 2008