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SOLDIERS OF GOD - with Islamic Warriors in Afghanistan and Pakistan
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SOLDIERS OF GOD - with Islamic Warriors in Afghanistan and Pakistan

By Kaplan, Robert D.

New York: Vintage Books - Random House, 2001. (xxi) 278 pp. Trade paperback format. Lightly rubbed on the corners with a flat uncreased spine; no interior markings. Frontis map. The Chapters are: Walking Through a Minefield; Frontier Town; A World of Men; Going Up Khyber; Noble Savages; The Growth of a Commander; Haji Baba and the Gucci Muj; Something I Only Imagined; and The Lawless Frontier; followed by a bibliography and an index.. First Revised Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good+. 8vo.

$14.95

HOLY WAR, INC. - Inside the Secret World of Osama bin Laden
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HOLY WAR, INC. - Inside the Secret World of Osama bin Laden

By Bergen, Peter L.

New York: The Free Press, 2001. (ix) 283 pp. Quarter-bound in brown on brown boards; lettered in copper on the spine; headband. Light rubbing on the corners of the dustjacket; price intact; no interior markings. Illustrated with a map. The Chapters are: How to Find the World's Most Wanted Man; While America Slept; The Afghan Jihad: The Making of a Holy Warrior; Blowback: The CIA and the Afghan War; The Koran and the Kalashnikov: Bin Laden's Years in Sudan; From the Peaks of the Hindu Kush: The Declaration of War; Investigation and Retaliation: The Embassey Bombings; The American Connection: From Brooklyn to Seattle; True Believers: The Taliban and Bin Laden; The Holy Warriors of Yemen: The Bombing of the U.S.S. Cole; and The Global Network: Around the World in Eighty Jihads; followed by notes and an index.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good+/Very Good+. 8vo.

$14.95

UNDERCOVER FIGHTERS - The British 22nd SAS Regiment
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UNDERCOVER FIGHTERS - The British 22nd SAS Regiment

By Arthur, Max (with Brigadier Michael Calvert; Captain Derrick Harrison; Jonathan Reed; Major General John Strawson; Paul Szuscikiewicz; Francis Toase; Ian Westwell)

New York: Villard Books - Random House, 1986. 96 pp. Trade paperback format. Edge and corner wear with an uncreased spine; no interior markings. Illustrated with maps, colour and black and white photographs, and colour paintings. The Chapters are: Introduction: The SAS in World War II; Beating the Bandits - The Malayan Emergency; Assault on the Jebel Akhdar - The SAS in Oman; Jungle Fighters - The SAS in Borneo; The Supreme Test - The Battle of Mirbat; SAS Siegebreakers - The Iranian Embassy; A New Battlefield - The Falklands War; and The Modern Role - SAS Troubleshooters; followed by a chronology and an index.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo.

$24.95

LIVING WITH TERRORISM
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LIVING WITH TERRORISM

By Clutterbuck, Richard

London: Faber and Faber, 1975. 160 pp. Black cloth lettered in gilt on the spine. Light rubbing on the dustjacket; price intact; no interior markings. The Contents are: Preface; Introduction; The Cult of the Urban Guerrilla; The Pattern of Political Kidnapping; The Attack on Commercial Firms in Argentina; The Journey Between Home and Work; Security at Home and at Work; The Prisoner's Dilemma; Bombs and Fuses; Recognition and Detection; The Politics of Air Piracy; Hijackers -Their Character and Techniques; The Character and Motivation of the Terrorist; Prevention and Cure; and Conclusions; followed by an index.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo.

$9.95

THE MIND OF THE TERRORIST
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THE MIND OF THE TERRORIST

By McKnight, Gerald

London: Michael Joseph, 1974. 182 pp. Black boards lettered in gilt on the spine. Light rubbing on the dustjacket; price clipped; previous owner's name inside. The Contents are: The Object; Mid East Madness; The Black Cloud; Ireland's Death Dance; Seeds of Terror; Bloodsoaked Isle; Gentlemen Killers; All for Peron; Worth Dying For; Freedom from What; Bushido Spirit; and The Octopus.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo.

$14.95

AL QAEDA - and What It Means to Be Modern
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AL QAEDA - and What It Means to Be Modern

By Gray, John

London: Faber and Faber, 2003. (ix) 145 pp. Black boards lettered in pale yellow on the spine; blue endpapers; headband. Lightly rubbed on the corners of the dustjacket; price intact; previous owner's name whited out on the front free endpaper; no other interior markings. The Chapters are: What Al Qaeda Destroyed; Three Modern Projects; The Original Modernisers; A Very Short History of the Global Free Market; Geopolitics and the Limits of Growth; The Metamorphosis of War; Pax American; and Why We Still Do Not Know What It Means to be Modern; followed by references and an index.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 12mo.

$14.95

THE TERRORISTS - The Story of the Forerunners of Stalin
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THE TERRORISTS - The Story of the Forerunners of Stalin

By Payne, Robert

New York: Funk and Wagnalls, 1957. (xx) 361 pp. Navy blue cloth decorated in blue and silver on the front panel; lettered in blue and silver on the spine; gray endpapers; headband; illustrated with black and white plates and maps. Wear on the corners of the dustjacket with some chips around the edges and some rubbing on the front panel; price intact; no interior markings. The Chapters are: Nechayev: The Young Tiger; On the Eve; The Restless Years; The Tiger Caged; The Shaking of the Bars; The Tiger Dies. Zhelyabov: The Rebels; The Years of Failure; The Death of an Emperor; The Judgment. Sazonov: The Attack Renewed; The Death of a Minister; The Sense of Guilt; The Protest. Kaliayev: The Poet; The Full Circle; and The Mass Terror Begins; followed by an index.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good-. 8vo.

$24.95

TERROR IN IRELAND - The Heritage of Hate
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TERROR IN IRELAND - The Heritage of Hate

By O'Ballance, Edgar

Novato, California: Presidio Press, 1981. (viii) 287 pp. Green boards lettered in white on the spine; headband; illustrated with maps. Light wear on the corners of the dustjacket with a few nicks around the edges; price intact; no interior markings. The Chapters are: The Heritage of Hate; Revolution of Failure; The Tans and the IRA; Dissension and Doubt; The S Plan; The IRA Phoenix Rises Again; The Northern Campaign: 1956 - 1962; The Civil Rights Explosion in Northern Ireland; The No-Go Bogside; The Provisional IRA; Internment Without Trial; Bloody Sunday and Bloody Friday; The Provo Bombing Campaign in England; Power Sharing; Bandit Country; The New Provisional IRA; The Tenth Year; and Prospects: A United or Divided Ireland; followed by appendices: A: Proclamation of Irish Republic 1916; B: The Terms of Surrender 1916; and C: First Proclamation of the Provisional IRA; followed by an index.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo.

$14.95

THE AGE OF TERROR - America and the World After September 11
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THE AGE OF TERROR - America and the World After September 11

By Talbott, Strobe; Chanda, Nayan (editors) (John Lewis Gaddis; Abbas Amanat; Paul Kennedy; Charles Hill; Niall Ferguson; Harold Hongju Koh; Paul Bracken; Maxine Singer)

New York: Basic Books - Perseus Books Group, 2001. (xxiv) 232 pp. Quarter-bound in black on gray boards; lettered in silver on the spine; headband. Light wear on the corners of the dustjacket; previous owner's name on the front free endpaper; no other interior markings. This collection of essays contains: And Now This: Lessons from the Old Era for the New One by John Lewis Gaddis; Empowered through Violence: The Reinventing of Islamic Extremism by Abbas Amanat; Maintaning American Power: From Injury to Recovery by Paul Kennedy; A Herculean Task: The Myth and Reality of Arab Terrorism by Charles Hill; Clashing Civilizations or Mad Mullahs: The United States between Informal and Formal Empire by Niall Ferguson; Preserving American Values: The Challenge at Home and Abroad by Harold Hongju Koh; Rethinking the Unthinkable: New Priorities for New National Security by Paul Bracken; and The Challenge to Science: How to Mobilize American Ingenuity by Maxine Singer; followed by an index.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo.

$14.95

DEATH AS A WAY OF LIFE - Israel Ten Years After Oslo
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DEATH AS A WAY OF LIFE - Israel Ten Years After Oslo

By Grossman, David (translated by Haim Watzman)

New York: Farrar Straus and Giroux, 2003. (xi) 188 pp. First Translated Edition. Quarter-bound with gray on blue/gray boards; lettered in silver on the spine; headband. Lightly rubbed on the corners of the dustjacket; price intact; no interior markings. The Chapters are: Suddenly Human Contact; Arafat Arrives in Gaza; The Holocaust Carrier Pigeon; Yes Prime Minister; After Rabin's Assassination; When Fear Overcomes Everything; Open Letter to Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu; No Peace No Security; Whose Life Is It Anyway; Beware Opportunity Ahead; Expulsion of the Cave Dwellers; Leave Lebanon Now; The Pope's Visit to Israel; Despite It All; Boy Killed in Gaza; Letter to a Palestinian Friend; Stop Mumbling; An Invitation to Dialogue: Response to a Palestinian Open Letter; Point of No Return; Hours Before the Elections; After the Elections; Death as a Way of Life; International Intervention Please; Time to Part Company; Terror's Long Shadow; Seven Days: A Diary; Deadly Routine; Turning a Blind Eye; QED; Hail Caesar; Reality Check March 2002; This War Cannot Be Won; Bad Fences Make Bad Neighbors; and Two Years of Intifada.. First Printing. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo.

$14.95