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Cooper's Revenge

by Terrence L Williams & Emily Carmain First Coast Publishers, LLC (October 21, 2014)

Navy SEAL, Logan Alexander, is trying to put his life back together following a career-ending injury in Afghanistan, when he learns that his younger brother, Cooper, has been killed in an ambush while on patrol...


Brits

by Peter Taylor Bloomsbury Publishing (May 29, 2014)

In the final part of his trilogy exploring 'The Troubles' in Northern Ireland, Peter Taylor talks to undercover agents of the British state and reveals for the first time the hidden secrets of the war they waged...


The Evolution of the Global Terrorist Threat: From 9/11 to Osama bin Laden's Death

by Bruce Hoffman & Fernando Reinares Columbia University Press (October 28, 2014)

Examining major terrorist acts and campaigns undertaken in the decade following September 11, 2001, internationally recognized scholars study the involvement of global terrorist leaders and organizations in...


The 7/7 London Underground Bombing: Not So Homegrown: A Selection from The Evolution of the Global Terrorist Threat: From 9/11 to Osama bin Laden's De

by Bruce Hoffman Columbia University Press (September 02, 2014)

This chapter analyzes the July 7, 2005 suicide bomb attacks against four London transportation targets that killed over 50 people and injured hundreds others. It was among the most important operations directed...


ISIS

by Jessica Stern & J. M. Berger Ecco (March 17, 2015)

The Islamic State, known as ISIS, exploded into the public eye in 2014 with startling speed and shocking brutality. It has captured the imagination of the global jihadist movement, attracting recruits in unprecedented...


Symbolism in Terrorism: Motivation, Communication, and Behavior

by Jonathan Matusitz Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (September 16, 2014)

The symbolic character of terrorism is the focus of this textbook. A comprehensive analysis, it incorporates descriptions, definitions, case studies, and theories. This groundbreaking text encompasses all major...


Rise of ISIS

by Jay Sekulow, Jordan Sekulow, Robert W Ash & David French Howard Books (September 15, 2014)

THE DEFINITIVE BOOK ON ISIS

Jay Sekulow, one of America’s most influential attorneys, closely examines the rise of the terrorist groups ISIS and Hamas, explains their objectives and capabilities and how, if...


The Terrorist's Son

by Zak Ebrahim Simon & Schuster/ TED (August 11, 2014)

An extraordinary story, never before told: The intimate, behind-the-scenes life of an American boy raised by his terrorist father—the man who planned the 1993 World Trade Center bombing.

What is it like to...


The Violence of Organized Forgetting: Thinking Beyond America's Disimagination Machine

by Henry A. Giroux City Lights Publishers (July 21, 2014)

A sweeping criticism of neoliberalism, public amnesia, inequality, and the rise of an authoritarian surveillance state.


September 11th Families for Peaceful Tomorrows: Turning Tragedy into Hope for a Better World

by David Potorti RDV Books (September 01, 2003)

The Nobel Peace Prize-nominated families of 9-11 victims organizing for peace, against the war on Iraq.


The Five Front War: The Better Way to Fight Global Jihad

by Daniel Byman Wiley (October 01, 2007)

A comprehensive look at the War on Terror and the best way to a safer future

Scholar Daniel Byman offers a new approach to fighting the war on terrorism. He convincingly argues that two of the main solutions...


Brave New War: The Next Stage of Terrorism and the End of Globalization

by John Robb Wiley (April 01, 2008)

"For my money, John Robb, a former Air Force officer and tech guru, is the futurists' futurist."

--"Slate"

The counterterrorism expert John Robb reveals how the same technology that has enabled globalization also...


Benghazi

by Brandon Webb & Jack Murphy William Morrow (May 06, 2014)

Written by the team of former Special Operations warriors who run SOFREP.com, here is the definitive account of what happened before, during, and after the deadly Benghazi attack.

On September 12th, 2012, Brandon...


The New Era in U.S. National Security: An Introduction to Emerging Threats and Challenges

by Jack A. Jarmon Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (March 21, 2014)

This core text for international security, strategy, war studies students is a timely and comprehensive study of the realities of national security in the United States today. Pulling together different areas,...


The Benghazi Report

by Roger Stone & U.S. Senate Select Committee on Intelligence Skyhorse (March 11, 2014)

On September 11, 2012, a squad of armed militants in Libya attacked the American diplomatic mission at Benghazi, killing U.S. ambassador J. Christopher Stevens and three other American diplomats. Although the...


The Coming Revolution

by Walid Phares Pocket Books (December 07, 2010)

After the 9/11 Commission concluded in 2004 that the U.S. was engaged in a war with terrorists and never realized it, they reasoned that “a failure of imagination” had prevented us from seeing terrorism...


A World Ignited: How Apostles of Ethnic, Religious, and Racial Hatred Torch the Globe

by Martin Tolchin & Susan J. Tolchin Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (October 30, 2007)

A World Ignited is about the surge of anger that has swept the world in the last decade, its myriad causes, its toll in lives and human misery. The authors conclude this important and timely book in an upbeat...


Ali & Ali: The Deportation Hearings

by Marcus Youssef, Guillermo Verdecchia & Camyar Chai Talonbooks (January 17, 2014)

A satirical take on the "Age of Terrorism," from the perspectives of both Western governments and those accused.


Religion and Terrorism: The Use of Violence in Abrahamic Monotheism

by Richard Sherlock, Veronica Ward, Douglas Pratt & John David Payne et al. Lexington Books (December 24, 2013)

Religion and Terrorism: The Use of Violence in Abrahamic Monotheism provides theoretical analysis of the nature of religious terrorism and religious martyrdom and also delves deeply into terrorist groups and...


A Divided Paradise: An Irishman in the the Holy Land

by David Lynch New Island Books (January 16, 2009)

A Divided Paradise: An Irishman in the Holy Land is a vivid account of ordinary life in one of the world's most contested and volatile regions. Award winning journalist David Lynch brings to life stories from...


By Force of Arms - Armed Etnic Groups in Burma

by Paul Keenan VIJ Books (India) Pty Ltd (September 01, 2013)

"Burma has been racked by extensive ethnic conflict. As numerous groups sought to secure their individual ethnic rights, successive Burmese governments sought to destroy them through numerous counter-insurgency...


Counterinsurgency in Crisis: Britain and the Challenges of Modern Warfare

by Robert Egnell, David H. Ucko & Colin Gray Columbia University Press (October 08, 2013)

Long considered the masters of counterinsurgency, the British military encountered significant problems in Iraq and Afghanistan when confronted with insurgent violence. In their effort to apply the principles...


National Security and Arms Control in the Age of Biotechnology: The Biological and Toxin Weapons Convention

by Daniel M. Gerstein Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (May 23, 2013)

Daniel M. Gerstein, a former Army Colonel and current Under Secretary in the Department of Homeland Security, traces the origins of the Biological and Toxin Weapons Convention while prescribing ways for the...


Osama bin Laden Files

by The Combating Terrorism Center Skyhorse (June 01, 2012)

“An intriguing glimpse into the aging al-Qaeda leader’s thoughts as his life neared its end.” —Washington Post “A sort of anthropology of a terror network.” —The New York Times “A rare, often fascinating...


American Coup: How a Terrified Government Is Destroying the Constitution

by William M. Arkin Little, Brown and Company (September 10, 2013)

A stunning exploration of the subtle erosion of freedom in an age of concocted fear and de facto military authority.

When we think of a military coup, the first image that comes to mind is a general, standing...


German Jihad: On the Internationalisation of Islamist Terrorism

by Guido W. Steinberg Columbia University Press (June 25, 2013)

Since 2007, the German jihadist scene has become Europe’s most dynamic, characterized by an extreme anti-Americanism, impressive international networks, and spectacular propaganda. German jihadists travel...


Among the Heroes: United Flight 93 and the Passengers and Crew Who Fought Back

by Jere Longman HarperCollins e-books (August 24, 2010)

Of the four horrific hijackings on September 11, Flight 93 resonates as one of epic resistance.At a time when the United States appeared defenseless against an unfamiliar foe, the gallant passengers and crew...


Triple Cross: How bin Laden's Master Spy Penetrated the CIA, the Green Berets, and the FBI

by Peter Lance HarperCollins e-books (October 05, 2010)

"A chilling account of a killer who slipped through the hands of a daft justice system….Triple Cross chronicles one of the most vicious spies of our time."—Toronto Sun

In the years prior to 2001, no single...


Dying for Heaven

by Ariel Glucklich HarperOne (November 03, 2009)

In Dying for Heaven, Georgetown scholar and advisor to the defense community Ariel Glucklich explains the religious motivation of terrorism. This provocative work of political science argues that the very best...


The Afghan War in 2013: Meeting the Challenges of Transition: Security and the Afghan National Security Forces

by Anthony H. Cordesman, Bryan Gold & Ashley Hess Center for Strategic & International Studies (May 28, 2013)

After more than a decade of fighting in Afghanistan, the United States and its allies are set to transfer security responsibilities to Afghan forces in 2014. This transition poses many challenges, and much will...


The Afghan War in 2013: Meeting the Challenges of Transition: Afghan Economics and Outside Aid

by Anthony H. Cordesman, Bryan Gold & Ashley Hess Center for Strategic & International Studies (May 28, 2013)

After more than a decade of fighting in Afghanistan, the United States and its allies are set to transfer security responsibilities to Afghan forces in 2014. This transition poses many challenges, and much will...


The Afghan War in 2013: Meeting the Challenges of Transition: The Challenges of Leadership and Governance

by Anthony H. Cordesman, Bryan Gold & Ashley Hess Center for Strategic & International Studies (May 28, 2013)

After more than a decade of fighting in Afghanistan, the United States and its allies are set to transfer security responsibilities to Afghan forces in 2014. This transition poses many challenges, and much will...


Deliver Us from Evil

by Sean Hannity HarperCollins e-books (March 17, 2009)

Nearly three years have passed since that tragic day in September. Since then, our wounds have healed, but our senses and memories have dulled.

At first, the nation rallied behind its leader. But by the time...


Chechen Jihad

by Yossef Bodansky HarperCollins e-books (October 13, 2009)

In this authoritative look at the roots of modern terrorism, Yossef Bodansky, one of the most respected—and best-informed—experts on radical Islamism in the world today, pinpoints the troubled region of...


Perfect Soldiers

by Terry Mcdermott HarperCollins e-books (October 13, 2009)

The attacks of September 11, 2001, were a calamity on a scale few had imagined possible. In their aftermath, we exaggerated the men who perpetrated the attacks, shaping hasty and often mistaken reporting into...


The Good Fight: Terror and the Liberal Spirit

by Peter Beinart HarperCollins e-books (October 13, 2009)

In this passionate, provocative book, Peter Beinart offers a bold new vision and sounds the call for liberals to revive the spirit that once swept America and inspired the world.


America the Vulnerable: Struggling to Secure the Homeland

by Stephen Flynn HarperCollins e-books (October 13, 2009)

In this powerful and urgently needed call to action, national security expert Stephen Flynn offers a startling portrait of the radical shortcomings in America's plan for homeland security. He describes a frightening...


The New Pearl Harbor Revisited: 9/11, the Cover-Up, and the Expos

by David Ray Griffin Olive Branch Press (December 30, 2012)

In 2004, David Ray Griffin published The New Pearl Harbor: Disturbing Questions about the Bush Administration and 9/11. Translated into several languages, it helped spark a worldwide movement demanding "9/11...


The Mysterious Collapse of World Trade Center 7: Why the Final Official Report about 9/11 is Unscientific and False

by David Ray Griffin Olive Branch Press (December 30, 2012)

At 5:20 in the afternoon on 9/11, Building 7 of the World Trade Center collapsed, even though it had not been struck by a plane and had fires on only a few floors. The reason for its collapse was considered...


Historical Dictionary of Terrorism

by Stephen Sloan & Sean K. Anderson Scarecrow Press (August 03, 2009)

This third edition of Historical Dictionary of Terrorism significantly expands on the second edition through a chronology, an introductory essay, a bibliography, and hundreds of cross-referenced dictionary entries...


America's 'War on Terrorism': New Dimensions in U.S. Government and National Security

by John E. Owens & John W. Dumbrell Lexington Books (January 01, 1955)

America's 'War on Terrorism': New Dimensions in US Government and National Security offers an original and multifaceted analysis of the Bush administration's responses to 9/11. The book brings together American...


Why Civil Resistance Works: The Strategic Logic of Nonviolent Conflict

by Erica Chenoweth & Maria J. Stephan Columbia University Press (August 02, 2011)

Though it defies consensus, between 1900 and 2006, campaigns of nonviolent resistance were more than twice as effective as their violent counterparts. Attracting impressive support from citizens that helps separate...


The Outpost: An Untold Story of American Valor

by Jake Tapper Little, Brown and Company (November 13, 2012)

The heartbreaking and inspiring story of one of America's deadliest battles during the war in Afghanistan, acclaimed by critics everywhere as a classic.

*Soon to be a major motion picture from Millennium Films*...


Is This Your First War?: Travels Through the Post-9/11 Islamic World

by Michael Petrou Dundurn (September 10, 2012)

Premier foreign correspondent Michael Petrou treks through the Middle East and Central Asia, from Pakistan and Afghanistan to Syria and Egypt, and bring backs blistering stories of turmoil and the people who...


Terrorism in Africa: The Evolving Front in the War on Terror

by John Davis Lexington Books (July 10, 2012)

The study, Terrorism in Africa: The Evolving Front in the War on Terrorism, represents a research endeavor aimed at increasing scholarly discourse on the ever-expanding threat of terrorism and terrorist related...


Counterterror Offensives for the Ghost War World: The Rudiments of Counterterrorism Policy

by Richard J. Chasdi Lexington Books (July 06, 2010)

In Counterterror Offensives for the Ghost War World: The Rudiments of Counterterrorism Policy, Richard J. Chasdi has written a groundbreaking quantitative analysis that provides insight into which types of counterterror...


Photo-book: 250 unattributed 9/11 photographs of the September 11th terrorist attack on the World Trade Center, New York City 2001

by Unattributed 9/11 Photographer e-artnow

250 high resolution color photographs arranged in a chronological sequence and showing the disastrous aftermath of two airplanes crashing into the Twin Towers of the World Trade Center in lower Manhattan after...


Agents of Bioterrorism: Pathogens and Their Weaponization

by Geoffrey Zubay Columbia University Press (February 14, 2008)

This new work offers a clear and thorough account of the threats posed by bioterrorism from the perspective of biologists. The authors examine thirteen disease-causing agents, including those responsible for...


Right-Wing Resurgence: How a Domestic Terrorist Threat is Being Ignored

by Daryl Johnson & Mark Potok Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (August 31, 2012)

In Right Wing Resurgence, author Daryl Johnson offers a detailed account of the growth of right wing extremism and militias in the United States and the increasing threat they pose. He presents a comprehensive...


Who Becomes a Terrorist and Why?

by Rex A. Hudson & Malcolm Nance Skyhorse (January 23, 2018)

Who Becomes a Terrorist and Why? is the shocking landmark government study that predicted who would terrorize the United States and how they would do it. In an attempt to profile what members of society join...