Books tagged: war on terror

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Hearts and Minds: Historical Counterinsurgency (COIN) Lessons to Guide the War of Ideas in the Global War on Terrorism - Insurgents, Historical Case Studies, Malaya Emergency 1945-60, Vietnam War
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 22,990. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
While history cannot provide a panacea for global terrorism, today's military can learn lessons from historical small wars and low intensity conflicts to train and employ forces effectively to wage and win a war of ideas to counter global insurgents and their ability to win popular support. This paper reviews two case studies, Malaya (1945-60) and Vietnam (1964-72).
Crucesignati
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 146,940. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Based on an actual quote in a medieval chronicle, this unique thriller centers around King Richard the Lionheart and his Muslim counterpart, Sultan Saladin, being brought back to life in the modern world, as they are caught up in the War on Terror and powerful interests from all sides. If they are not tracked down in time, the consequences will be unimaginable.
The Peace Dividend: The Most Controversial Proposal in the History of the World
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,580. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
The Peace Dividend strategy is a direct attack on America’s systemic addiction to war by appealing to the self-interest of its citizens. The Peace Dividend concept literally INCENTIVIZES citizens to change their thinking and start WORKING FOR PEACE! Our PEACE DIVIDEND is immediately due and payable. This equates to $14,952 for each and every U.S. citizen. Demand what you've got coming, NOW!
American Warfighter: Brotherhood, Survival, and Uncommon Valor in Iraq, 2003-2011
Price: $7.61 USD. Words: 115,200. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
American Warfighter is about what went right in the Iraq War: The untold acts of valor by some of America's most highly decorated combat veterans, the brotherhood they shared, and the fighting spirit that kept them alive through the war. Gripping and intimate, American Warfighter is guaranteed to take readers on an unforgettable journey.
Richard Engel’s And Then All Hell Broke Loose: Two Decades in the Middle East Summary
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 3,700. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Editors, journalists, & publishers
This is a summary of Richard Engel’s: " And Then All Hell Broke Loose: Two Decades in the Middle East" Based on two decades of reporting, NBC’s chief foreign correspondent’s riveting story of the Middle East revolutions, the Arab Spring, war, and terrorism seen up-close—sometimes dangerously so.
Pilgrimage in Terror: Walking Away from Terrorism
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 82,730. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
Disillusioned with protesting against the 'War on Terror', Katie, 31, set off to hike the Camino in Northern Spain. As she walked, she re-connected with wiser parts of Western traditional thought, both Christian and pagan, and found that peace begins at home - inside ourselves.
Choosing War: The Decision to Invade Iraq and Its Aftermath - War Plan, International Support, Weapons of Mass Destruction (WMD), Postwar Plans, Errors in Decisionmaking and Execution, Terrorism
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 119,510. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this study examines the Iraq war decision. The goal of this case study is to outline how the United States chose to go to war in Iraq, how its decisionmaking process functioned, and what can be done to improve that process.
MRAPs (Mine Resistant Ambush Protected), Irregular Warfare, and Pentagon Reform - IEDs and Armored Vehicles in Iraq, Pentagon Organizational Adaptation, Force Protection, Fallujah, Up-Armored Humvees
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 119,510. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this study examines Mine resistant ambush protected (MRAP) vehicles, which offer an excellent case study for investigating the current debate over the Pentagon's approach to developing and fielding irregular warfare capabilities.
GITMO, Terrorists, and Enhanced Interrogation: The Legality, Utility and Morality of Coercion, Regaining the Moral High Ground, Reparations for Guantanamo Detainees, Comparison to Japanese Internment
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 145,460. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
This is a digital reproduction of several academic research papers regarding GITMO, the handling of terrorists and enemy combatants, and the use of enhanced interrogation.
The FBI's Involvement in and Observations of Detainee Interrogations in Guantanamo Bay, Afghanistan, and Iraq - Counterterrorism, GITMO, Abu Zubaydah, Torture Techniques, Waterboarding, Abu Ghraib
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 254,910. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
This is a digital reproduction of an important official FBI report about allegations of detainee mistreatment at the Joint Task Force Guantanamo Bay Detention Facility (JTF-GTMO, GITMO), the Abu Ghraib prison, and War on Terror enemy combatants.