Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism

Drone Wars, Strikes and Targeted Killing of al Qaeda Terrorists: President Obama's Speech on Counterterrorism Strategy, Guantanamo, Hearings on Drone Policy Effectiveness and Constitutionality
By Progressive Management
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 72,850. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
This unique collection provides insight into the ongoing controversy about the use of drones to kill terrorists and enemy combatants. It contains the complete text of the speech given by President Barack Obama on May 23 about his new counterterrorism strategy.
Guarding bin Laden: My Life in Al-Qaeda
By Nasser al-Bahri
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 56,700. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2013 by Thin Man Press. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Originally published in French, this well-reviewed 2010 memoir by Osama bin Laden's former bodyguard provides an unparalleled account of life in the heart of al-Qaeda in the run-up to 9/11. ‘Bin Laden’s former bodyguard delivers a breath-taking account’ Tele et Vous 15 September 2011 ‘An intriguing glimpse of life inside the al-Qa’ida chief’s lair’ Sunday Times 19 April 2010
Terrorism and Deadliest Enabling Scandals of 21st Century
By Rodney Stich
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 151,710. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
This book is a factual and documented description of a long series of terrorist attacks against U.S. targets were caused, and enabled to succeed by a combination of incompetence, misconduct, and actual criminal misconduct. The primary enablers were employees in the FBI and other U.S. Department of Justice offices, with details and documentation start
Preventing Violent Extremism in the United States: White House Plan for Empowering Local Partners, al-Qaeda, Radicalization and Terrorist Recruitment
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 32,200. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Two White House reports describe the strategy to prevent violent extremism. Sadly, the threat of violent extremism in America is nothing new. Throughout our history, misguided groups - including international and domestic terrorist organizations, neo-Nazis and anti-Semitic hate groups - have engaged in horrific violence to kill our citizens and threaten our way of life.
Biological Incident Operations: A Guide for Law Enforcement - Terrorism Response, Protection, Intelligence, Investigation, Incidents, Personal Protection
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 41,310. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
This is a reproduction of an important NBD/WMD/CBRN terrorism document, Biological Incident Operations: A Guide for Law Enforcement, produced by the Homeland Defense Business Unit of the Edgewood Chemical Biological Center of the U.S. Army Research, Development and Engineering Command.
FBI and Counterterrorism Center Terrorism Reports: Boston Marathon Bombing Investigation, Most Wanted Terrorists and Groups, al-Qaeda, JTTF, Explosives Center, Watchlists, Databases
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 245,650. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy
This comprehensive ebook provides an up-to-date and thorough look at the work of the FBI and the National Counterterrorism Center (NCTC) against terrorism.
Chechnya: A Complete Guide - Insurgent Groups, Terrorists, Chechen Rebels and Muslims, Islamist Movement, Russian Military Invasion and War, Russian Caucasus Conflicts
By Progressive Management
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
By Progressive Management
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
By James Mushen
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
By Progressive Management
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
By Progressive Management
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
By Progressive Management
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
By Progressive Management
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
By William J. Abraham
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)
By Progressive Management
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
By Progressive Management
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
By Progressive Management
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)
By Progressive Management
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
By Progressive Management
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
By Progressive Management
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.