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Chechnya: A Complete Guide - Insurgent Groups, Terrorists, Chechen Rebels and Muslims, Islamist Movement, Russian Military Invasion and War, Russian Caucasus Conflicts
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 617,250. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy
This is a comprehensive collection of government reports, documents, and publications about all aspects of Chechnya, with unique analysis and insights: conflicts with Russia and the invasion by the Russian military; Chechen rebels, insurgent groups, and terrorists.
FBI Report: The FBI - A Centennial History, 1908-2008, From Gangsters to Terrorism, J. Edgar Hoover, Mississippi Burning, Kennedy and King Assassinations, James Earl Ray, Atom Bomb Spies, Cold War
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 69,830. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Law enforcement
Here is a comprehensive history of the Federal Bureau of Investigation. On July 26, 2008, the FBI celebrated its 100th anniversary as a crime fighting and national security agency dedicated to protecting America and the international community from a world of dangers.
Disaster Preparedness: Urban Preppers with Kids, Pets & Parents; Disaster Survival for the Family
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 75,190. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
Disaster preparedness for the family. Most of us live in the city and are NOT trained survivalists. Urban Preppers is a practical emergency preparedness guide that can save your life and the lives of your loved ones. Well researched, almost 500 pages covering topics ranging from emergency food and water to protecting your pets or your child with disabilities. Be ready when the next crisis happens.
Project on National Security Reform - Case Studies Working Group Report, Volume II - Biodefense, Unconventional Threats, Homeland Security, Financial Crisis, Terrorism, Iran-Contra, Nixon, Bush, Gore
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 260,240. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
The studies featured in this case study volume span from the Eisenhower administration to the present day, offering diverse lessons and covering a range of issues from public diplomacy, to nonproliferation, to biodefense, to peacekeeping and alliance management, among others.
Delegitimizing al-Qaeda: A Jihad-Realist Approach - Salafist, Sharia, Takfir
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 31,880. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy
Islam is a law-governed religious faith that proscribes and prescribes human conduct. The jihad—the religious prescription to struggle and strive in the path/way of Allah until Allah's word reigns supreme throughout the earth—including its military sense, is despite disavowal in popular piety and much modern moderate Islamic discourse, a binding religious prescription.
Conflict Management and "Whole of Government": Useful Tools for U.S. National Security Strategy? Loose Nukes, WMD, Fukushima, Rinderpest, Embassy Security, Afghanistan, Iraq, Sudan
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 120,430. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
This volume presents central arguments and key findings of a symposium, tracing the genesis of the conception of a WoG approach, critically examining current WoG practices, and drawing lessons from the operational contexts of Iraq and Afghanistan.
2013 U.S. Intelligence Community Worldwide Threat Assessment - Cyber Threat to Critical Infrastructure, Iran, Nuclear Weapons, Terrorism, al-Qaida, Jihad, WMD, North Korea, Syria, Afghanistan
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 32,420. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Director of National Intelligence James R. Clapper Jr. presented the 2013 annual U.S. intelligence community worldwide threat assessment in Congressional testimony on March 12th. In the published report, Clapper provides a thorough review of the status of possible threats from a wide variety of nations and terror groups. The report highlighted cyber and computer threats to the Nation.
Shaking Hands with the Devil: The Intersection of Terrorism and Theology
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 73,330. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2013 by Highland Loch Press. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
In the wake of 9/11 much has been written on terrorism. Some have examined the potential relation between religion and terrorism, few, if any, have studied the relation between theology and terrorism. This book is an eye-opener on terrorism; it is also a rigorous theological response to the moral and spiritual challenges posed by one of the great evils of our times.
Enabling Unity of Effort in Homeland Response Operations - Terrorism, Joint Interagency Task Force (JIATF)
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 24,310. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Any significant homeland response event requires Americans to work together. This has proven to be a complex challenge. Our response capabilities, while substantial, are spread across thousands of stakeholders: federal, state, and local government agencies and organizations, nongovernmental organizations, and private industry.
2011 Domestic Operational Law Handbook for Judge Advocates - WMD, CBRNE, Civil Disturbance, National Incident Management System (NIMS), Posse Comitatus, Special Events, Rules for Use of Forces
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 156,280. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
The Domestic Operational Law (DOPLAW) Handbook for Judge Advocates is a product of the Center for Law and Military Operations (CLAMO).
The Failure of Jihad in Saudi Arabia - AQAP, al-Qa'ida on the Arabian Peninsula, East Riyadh Bombing, al-Nashiri
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 20,320. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
This paper traces and assesses al-Qa'ida's efforts to launch an insurgency in Saudi Arabia from the mid-1990s until today. It examines the background of Usama bin Ladin's 1996 declaration of jihad, al-Qa'ida's activities in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia from 1996 to 2002.
Al Qaida's (Mis)adventures in the Horn of Africa - Kenya, Eritrea, Sudan, Ethiopia, Somalia, Djibouti, Al-Ittihad al-Islami (AIAI), Eritrean Islamic Jihad (EJIM)
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 89,390. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
In Al-Qa'ida's (Mis)Adventures in the Horn of Africa, area experts and terrorism scholars analyzed al-Qa'ida's attempts to establish bases of operations and recruit followers in the Horn of Africa.
Haqqani Network Financing: The Evolution of an Industry - Origins and Financial Evolution, Key Financial Personalities, Sources of Income, Pakistani Support
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 36,640. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
The purpose of this report is to understand and outline the financial architecture that sustains the Haqqani faction of the Afghan insurgency. The Haqqani network (hereafter "the network" or "the Haqqanis") is widely recognized as a semi-autonomous component of the Taliban and as the deadliest and most globally focused faction of that latter group.
Radical Islamic Ideology in Southeast Asia - al-Qaida, Salafi, Muslim Brotherhood, Wahhabi, Abu Sayyaf, Rajah Solaiman
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 55,950. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy
In the years following the attacks of September 11, 2001, the Combating Terrorism Center (CTC) at West Point has extended significant effort to understand the ideologies, strategies, and structures that define terrorist groups, as well as the tactics and techniques they employ to inflict damage on their adversaries.
A False Foundation? Al Qa'ida in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP), Tribes and Ungoverned Spaces in Yemen - Key Personalities, Origin and Evolution, Marib and al-Jawf Governorate
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 79,940. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Events in Yemen are moving at a rapid pace. Economic, environmental and political crises that have long limited Yemen's attempts at developing a strong centralized state now threaten to overwhelm the country.
The Haqqani Nexus and the Evolution of al-Qa'ida - Afghan Insurgents, Taliban, Jalaluddin Haqqani, Mullah Omar, Waziristan, U.S.-Pakistan Relations
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 31,850. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy
The targeted killing of Usama bin Ladin at a compound in the garrison city of Abbottabad, Pakistan has raised a number of important questions about the infamous global jihadist's local connections.
Self-Inflicted Wounds: Debates and Divisions Within Al-Qaida and its Periphery - Osama bin Laden, Hamas, Hizballah, Muslim Brotherhood, Taliban, Salafists, Sharia Law
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 117,560. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
The United States, its Western allies, and nearly all states in the Islamic world are facing a weakened jihadi enemy, but one still capable of inflicting, or threatening to inflict, spectacular acts of terrorist violence.
The Future of Command and Control - Complexity, Networking, and Effects-Based Approaches to Operations - Terrorism, the Post 9-11 World, von Moltke, Clausewitz, Decisionmaking during Apollo 13
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 137,670. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
Effects-based approaches to operations are simple, even elegant concepts in theory. Yet this idea has, like network-centric approaches to operations, been misunderstood in a variety of ways. The resulting confusion is responsible for a great deal of unnecessary argument and has hindered progress.
Threat - Diagnosis and Treatment Options - Handbook for Families Facing Threats or Physical Violence
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 27,670. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
A handbook designed for families facing threats or who have experienced physical attacks. The book shares ideas on how to block criminal activities, and how to cope emotionally. Topics reviewed include assassination, hostage-taking, arson, kidnapping, drive-by shooting, safety in church nursery and in school, weapons and permits, legal issues of using lethal force, and effects on the neighborhood.
Shiism and Sectarian Conflict in Pakistan - Identity Politics, Iranian Influence, and Tit-for-Tat Violence - Shia and Sunni, Taliban, Haqqani Network, APSC, Iranian Influence, Benazir Bhutto
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 64,300. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy
Issues surrounding militancy among the Shi'a community in the Shi'a heartland and beyond continue to occupy scholars and policymakers. During the past year, Iran has continued its efforts to extend its influence abroad by strengthening strategic ties with key players in international affairs, including Brazil and Turkey.