Against All Enemies: Inside America's War on Terror

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Thorndike Press, 2004 - History - 549 pages
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A #1 New York Times Bestseller"The Bush administration has squandered the opportunity to eliminate al Qaeda." No one has more authority to make that claim than Richard Clarke, the former counterterrorism czar for both Bill Clinton and George W. Bush. He knows, better than anyone, why we failed to prevent 9/11 and how President Bush reacted to the attack. Against All Enemies is both a powerful history of our confrontation with terrorism and a searing indictment of the current administration.

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User Review  - Chris Morrow - Goodreads

I liked this book, an interesting insight on the machinations of gov't at the time Clarke was in the administration. Despite what is reported (sour grapes) as reasons for Clarke's publication of this ... Read full review

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User Review  - BC - Goodreads

A truly fascinating book. Clarke's agenda is pretty darn clear and, despite what others have written here, he does not absolve himself of guilt for the 9/11 attacks. In fact, he was the only one who ... Read full review


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Richard A. Clarke has served in the White House for President Reagan, for both presidents Bush, and for President Clinton, who appointed him as National Coordinator for Security, Infrastructure Protection, and Counterterrorism. He teaches at Harvard Kennedy School, consults for ABC News, and is chairman of Good Harbor Consulting.

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