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Without Precedent
Without Precedent
Written by Thomas H. Kean and Lee H. Hamilton
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ISBN: 9780307265494
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Without Precedent

Written by Thomas H. Kean and Lee H. Hamilton


Format: eBook
On Sale: August 15, 2006
Price: $11.99

The untold story of how the 9/11 Commission overcame partisanship and bureaucracy to produce its acclaimed report.

From the beginning, the 9/11 Commission found itself facing obstacles — the Bush administration blocked its existence for months, the first co-chairs resigned right away, the budget was limited, and a polarized Washington was suspicious... Read more >
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The Looming Tower
The Looming Tower
Written by Lawrence Wright
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780375414862
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The Looming Tower
Al-Qaeda and the Road to 9/11
Written by Lawrence Wright


Format: Hardcover, 480 pages
On Sale: August 8, 2006
Price: $35.00

A sweeping narrative history of the events leading to 9/11, a groundbreaking look at the people and ideas, the terrorist plans and the Western intelligence failures that culminated in the assault on America. Lawrence Wright’s remarkable book is based on five years of research and hundreds of interviews that he conducted... Read more >
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Dying to Win
Dying to Win
Written by Robert Pape
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ISBN: 9780812973389
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Dying to Win
The Strategic Logic of Suicide Terrorism
Written by Robert Pape


Format: Trade Paperback, 368 pages
On Sale: July 25, 2006
Price: $16.00

Includes a new Afterword

Finalist for the Council on Foreign Relations Arthur Ross Book Award

One of the world’s foremost authorities on the subject of suicide terrorism, the esteemed political scientist Robert Pape has created the first comprehensive database of every suicide terrorist attack in the world from 1980 until today. In Dying... Read more >
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Oath Betrayed
Oath Betrayed
Written by Steven Miles
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ISBN: 9781588365620
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Oath Betrayed
Torture, Medical Complicity, and the War on Terror
Written by Steven Miles


Format: eBook, 240 pages
On Sale: June 27, 2006
Price: $13.99

“If law be the bedrock of civil society, it can no more undergird torture than it could support slavery or genocide.”
–from the Introduction

The graphic photographs of U.S. military personnel grinning over abused Arab and Muslim prisoners shocked the world community. That the United States was systematically torturing inmates at prisons run... Read more >
Sing a Battle Song
Sing a Battle Song
Edited by Bernardine Dohrn, Bill Ayers and Jeff Jones
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781583227268
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Sing a Battle Song
The Revolutionary Poetry, Statements, and Communiques of the Weather Underground 1970-1974
Edited by Bernardine Dohrn, Bill Ayers and Jeff Jones


Format: Trade Paperback, 400 pages
On Sale: June 6, 2006
Price: $19.95

Outraged by the Vietnam War and racism in America, a group of young American radicals announced their intention to "bring the war home." The Weather Underground waged a low-level war against the U.S. government through much of the 1970s, bombing the Capitol building, breaking Timothy Leary out of prison, and evading... Read more >
Jawbreaker
Jawbreaker
Written by Gary Berntsen and Ralph Pezzullo
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ISBN: 9780307341198
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Jawbreaker
The Attack on Bin Laden and Al Qaeda: A Personal Account by the CIA's Key Field Commander
Written by Gary Berntsen and Ralph Pezzullo


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: December 27, 2005
Price: $13.99

In Jawbreaker Gary Berntsen, until recently one of the CIA’s most decorated officers, comes out from under cover for the first time to describe his no-holds-barred pursuit of Osama bin Laden and al-Qaeda.

With his unique mix of clandestine knowledge and paramilitary training, Berntsen represents the new face of counterterrorism. Recognized within... Read more >
Al Qaeda in Europe
Al Qaeda in Europe
Written by Lorenzo Vidino, Foreword by Steven Emerson
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781591024330
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Al Qaeda in Europe
The New Battleground of International Jihad
Written by Lorenzo Vidino
Foreword by Steven Emerson


Format: Hardcover, 403 pages
On Sale: November 1, 2005
Price: $28.99

The July 2005 London bombings are yet another example of how Europe has emerged as one of the key battlegrounds in the global War on Terror. The region has become a critical "ground zero" for Islamist terrorists, not only as a target but as a base of operations. The implications for... Read more >
Fortress America
Fortress America
Written by Matthew Brzezinski
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780553382532
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Fortress America
On the Front Lines of Homeland Security
Written by Matthew Brzezinski


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: September 27, 2005
Price: $14.00

Heavily armed guards at the entrances to malls and restaurants. Citizens deemed “suspicious” taken away without formal charges or legal counsel. Would a “safe” America even look like America anymore?

One of the few journalists to penetrate the new counter terror initiative, Matthew Brzezinski offers an insider’s look at the new technology... Read more >
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Osama
Osama
Written by Jonathan Randal
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375708237
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Osama
The Making of a Terrorist
Written by Jonathan Randal


Format: Trade Paperback, 368 pages
On Sale: September 13, 2005
Price: $15.00

How is it possible for one middle-aged Saudi millionaire to threaten the world's only superpower? This is the question at the center of Jonathan Randal's riveting, timely account of Osama bin Laden's life and role in the rise of terrorism in the Middle East. Randal traces the current sources of Osama's... Read more >
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The 5 Unanswered Questions About 9/11
The 5 Unanswered Questions About 9/11
Written by James Ridgeway
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781583227121
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The 5 Unanswered Questions About 9/11
What the 9/11 Commission Report Failed to Tell Us
Written by James Ridgeway


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: September 6, 2005
Price: $16.95

The 9/11 Commission Report is widely declared to be the definitive account of the most devastating attack ever to take place on American soil, but in truth the most vital questions about 9/11 have not been asked, and an ever-growing number of facts casts clouds of suspicion over the actions and... Read more >
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The Al Qaeda Connection
The Al Qaeda Connection
Written by Paul L. Williams
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781591023494
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The Al Qaeda Connection
International Terrorism, Organized Crime, And the Coming Apocalypse
Written by Paul L. Williams


Format: Hardcover, 280 pages
On Sale: September 6, 2005
Price: $27.99

In his acclaimed exposé, Osama’s Revenge: The Next 9/11, terrorism expert Paul L. Williams revealed the likelihood of nuclear terrorism on American soil. Now in this chilling sequel Williams further explores the shocking dimensions of the international terrorist threat to America.
Williams reveals persuasive evidence that al Qaeda has now established connections... Read more >
Power, Terror, Peace, and War
Power, Terror, Peace, and War
Written by Walter Russell Mead
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781400077038
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Power, Terror, Peace, and War
America's Grand Strategy in a World at Risk
Written by Walter Russell Mead


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: June 14, 2005
Price: $14.95

International affairs expert and award-winning author of Special Providence Walter Russell Mead here offers a remarkably clear-eyed account of American foreign policy and the challenges it faces post—September 11.Starting with what America represents to the world community, Mead argues that throughout its history it has been guided by a coherent set... Read more >
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Dying to Win
Dying to Win
Written by Robert Pape
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781588364609
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Dying to Win
The Strategic Logic of Suicide Terrorism
Written by Robert Pape


Format: eBook
On Sale: May 24, 2005
Price: $11.99

Suicide terrorism is rising around the world, but there is great confusion as to why. In this paradigm-shifting analysis, University of Chicago political scientist Robert Pape has collected groundbreaking evidence to explain the strategic, social, and individual factors responsible for this growing threat.

One of the world’s foremost authorities on the subject... Read more >
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Terror Incorporated
Terror Incorporated
Written by Loretta Napoleoni, Foreword by Greg Palast
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781583226735
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Terror Incorporated
Tracing the Dollars Behind the Terror Networks
Written by Loretta Napoleoni
Foreword by Greg Palast


Format: Trade Paperback, 352 pages
On Sale: May 3, 2005
Price: $17.95

In Terror Incorporated, Loretta Napoleoni maps out the arteries of an international economic system that feeds armed groups the world over. Chasing terror money, she takes the reader from CIA headquarters to the smuggling routes of the Far East, from the back rooms of Wall Street to hawala exchanges in the... Read more >
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