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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: 79,990. 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.
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.
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.
Edges of Radicalization: Ideas, Individuals and Networks in Violent Extremism - Osama bin Laden, Al Qaida, Lone Wolves, Social Networks and the Internet, Counterculture and Jihad, Homophily
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 72,320. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
This study argues that the spread of violent extremism cannot be fully understood as an ideological or social phenomenon, but must be viewed as a process that integrates the two forces in a coevolutionary manner.
Outlaw or American Patriot?
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Price: Free! Words: 80,940. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
"Resist illegitimate authority!" meant both religious and secular authority as they waged the Vietnam War. Inspired by the visions of Vatican Council II and Pierre Teilhard de Chardin, like other "Catholic Radicals," I destroyed tens of thousands of draft cards as one of the "Minnesota 8." Why did I do it? What did my trial and prison do to me? Dread-filled times waging "Peace, now!" MLK & Lennon!
Challengers from the Sidelines: Understanding America's Violent Far-Right - Aryan Nation, Timothy McVeigh, Oklahoma City Bombing, KKK, Racism, White Supremacy, Neo-Nazi, Skinheads, Christian Identity
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 54,340. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
This contemporary report, issued in early 2013, provides a thorough analysis of far-right terrorism and violence. Subjects covered include: Aryan nation, White Aryan resistance, Timothy McVeigh, Oklahoma City bombing, Ku Klux Klan (KKK), racism, white supremacy groups, anti-Semitism, Neo-Nazi, David Duke, skinheads, fascism, the Christian identity movement, anti-abortion violence, and more.
The Threat from Iran: Reassessing the Implications of a Nuclear-Armed Iran and the Iranian Puzzle Piece - Understanding Iran in the Global Context
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 114,960. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy
Can the United States live with a nuclear-armed Iran? Despite strong policy preferences to the contrary, Washington may have little choice. Evidence suggests, and most scholars agree, that Iran is working toward self-sufficiency in a complete nuclear fuel cycle that would enable it to produce nuclear weapons.
Orienting Our Sights on the Future: Opportunities and Challenges of the Arab Revolts
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 66,180. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy
The uprisings and ensuing political changes taking place throughout the Middle East and North Africa are reshaping the political and social landscape of the region.
Libya's Nuclear Disarmament: Lessons and Implications for Nuclear Proliferation
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 57,970. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Recent events in Libya have already had a significant effect on the region and beyond, and perhaps one of the most compelling results has been the potential impact on regional powers for the future course of nuclear proliferation.
Terrorist Attacks on Americans in Benghazi, Libya on September 11, 2012: Report of the State Department Accountability Review Board (ARB), plus House Committee Hearings, Briefings, Statements
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 155,820. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy
This unique ebook provides a comprehensive guide to the terrorist attacks against American government facilities and personnel in Benghazi, Libya on September 11, 2012; the attacks killed four Americans, including the U.S. Ambassador to Libya, John Christopher Stevens.
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: Special Operations - 2012 Army Doctrine Reference Publication No. 3-05, Fires, Targeting, Intelligence, Sustainment (Professional Format Series)
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 89,500. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this Army Doctrine Reference Publication (ADRP) 3-05, Special Operations, provides a broad understanding of Army special operations by describing how executing the two mutually supporting critical capabilities of special warfare and surgical strike contribute to unified land operations.
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: Tactics in Counterinsurgency - Field Manual 3-24.2 - Tactical Considerations, COIN Operations, Historical Theories (Professional Format Series)
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 165,510. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this 2009 Army Field Manual establishes doctrine (fundamental principles) for tactical counterinsurgency (COIN) operations at the company, battalion, and brigade level.
Everything They Ever Told Me Was a Lie
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 99,970. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History
Pat Shannan's latest work is an expose of "revisionist history," and the truths here expose the lies of our daily newspapers, TV and even our high school and higher education. He shows us examples of myriad goings-on behind the scenes and how nearly every story of importance is carefully crafted into a benefit for the power elite and a detriment to “We the People.”
Israel's Right of Self-Defense: International Law and Gaza
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,410. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
This volume provides a review of Israel's unprecedented consideration of questions of international law when forced to go to war to defend its civilian population from attack, with a particular focus on the Gaza war of 2008-2009. Israel gives more thought to upholding the laws of war during its military operations than any other nation in history.
Nuclear Weapons Encyclopedia: The Effects of Nuclear Weapons (Glasstone and Dolan Reference on Atomic Explosions), Nuclear Matters Handbook (Practical Guide to American Nuclear Delivery Systems)
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Price: $10.99 USD. Words: 285,800. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
This unique compilation of two vital national security documents provides an encyclopedic review of nuclear weapons.
Muslim Brotherhood (Al-Ikhwan) Encyclopedia: Islamist Extremism and Terrorism, Jihad and Sharia Law, Relationship to Hamas, Egyptian Uprising and the Ouster of Mubarak, Election of Mohamed Morsi
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 273,770. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
This essential compilation of expert opinion and commentary from over twenty-five government and military reports and papers, totaling over 600 pages. The Muslim Brotherhood's role in the Egyptian uprising of 2011 and the subsequent election of Mohamed Morsi to the Egyptian Presidency has focused renewed attention on the organization, which has been accused of extremism and terrorism by some.
From the Mind to the Feet: Assessing the Perception-to-Intent-to-Action Dynamic - Adversary and Enemy Intent, Gauging Intent, Decisionmaking, Motive, Neuroscience, Proliferators, Deterrence
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 53,840. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
From the Mind to the Feet: Assessing the Perception-to-Intent-to-Action Dynamic is an interagency, multidisciplinary collection of 12 essays addressing operational and academic perspectives on the elusive concept of an adversary's "intent"—its indicators and relation to behavior.
Country Reports on Terrorism 2011 - State Sponsors of Terrorism, CBRN Terrorism (Chemical, Biological, Radiological, Nuclear), Terrorist Organizations, Al-Qa'ida (AQ) - Issued July 2012
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 123,050. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy
This vital report, issued July 2012 and converted for accurate flowing-text ebook format reproduction, provides the official government assessment of worldwide terrorism threats.
Air Force Strategy Study 2020-2030: Power Projection, Freedom of Action in Air, Space, and Cyberspace, Global Situational Awareness, Military Support for Civil Authorities
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 59,540. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
The team analyzed four future world scenarios — a peer competitor, resurgent power, failed state, and jihadist insurgency — in relation to the nation's vital interests and the 12 Air Force core functions. The resulting analysis led to a synthesis of the core functions into five critical capabilities designed to meet the Air Force's strategic challenges in 2030.