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The Age of Sacred Terror

Daniel Benjamin, Steven Simon - 2002 - Political Science - Snippet view
Two former members of the National Security Council trace the evolution of terrorist activities and the history of radical Islam, the September 11th attacks, and the U.S. government's efforts to stop further threats.
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The High Cost of Peace: How Washington's Middle East Policy Left America ...

Yossef Bodansky - 2002 - History - Snippet view
Chronicles U.S. efforts since the Gulf War to negotiate peace between the Israelis and the Palestinians, citing policy decisions that the author feels left America vulnerable to the September 11 attacks. By the author of bin Laden: The Man Who ...
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Secret History of the Iraq War

Yossef Bodansky - 2004 - History - No preview available
Offers a groundbreaking study of the war that removed Saddam Hussein from power and provides an analysis of the short-term and long-term repercussions of the war.
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All the Shah's Men: An American Coup and the Roots of Middle East Terror

Stephen Kinzer - 2003 - History - Limited preview
A new edition of the best-selling study of the Iran-U.S. conflict traces the events leading to the 1953 coup in Iran, noting the reasons behind the U.S.'s covert operations under the joint authority of Eisenhower and Churchill, the orchestrations ...
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Six Days of War: June 1967 and the Making of the Modern Middle East

Michael B. Oren - 2003 - History - Limited preview
Relates the events of the six-day Arab-Israeli war of June, 1967, discussing it in the context of regional and international politics and examining its consequences for the Middle East.
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Bush at War

Bob Woodward - 2002 - Political Science - Limited preview
With his unmatched investigative skill, Bob Woodward tells the behind-the-scenes story of how President George W. Bush and his top national security advisers, after the initial shock of the September 11 attacks, led the nation to war. Extensive ...
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