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Enemies Known and Unknown

Title:                     Enemies Known and Unknown Author: Jack McDonald McDonald, Jack (2017). Enemies Known and Unknown: Targeted Killings in America’s Transnational Wars. London: C. Hurst & Co. OCLC:                   987984365 KZ6373.2 .M33 2017 Subjects Targeted killing (International law) Targeted killing … Continue reading

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Destined For War

Title:                      Destined For War Author:                Graham Allison Allison, Graham T. (2017). Destined For War: Can America And China Escape Thucydides’s Trap? Boston: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt LCCN:    2017005351 JZ6385 .A45 2017 Summary “CHINA AND THE UNITED STATES ARE HEADING TOWARD … Continue reading

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Everything Under The Heavens

Title:                      Everything Under The Heavens Author:                Howard W. French French, Howard W. (2017). Everything Under The Heavens: How The Past Helps Shape China’s Push For Global Power. New York: Alfred A. Knopf LCCN:    2016021957 JZ1734 .F74 2017 LC Subjects … Continue reading

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Anatomy of Terror

Title:                      Anatomy of Terror Author:                Ali Soufan Soufan, Ali H. (2017). Anatomy of Terror: From The Death of Bin Laden to The Rise of the Islamic State. New York: W. W. Norton & Company LCCN:    2016055805 HV6431 .S6465 2017 Summary … Continue reading

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ISIS the State of Terror

Title:                      ISIS the State of Terror Author:                Jessica Stern Stern, Jessica (2015) and J.M. Berger. ISIS: The State of Terror. New York, NY: Ecco Press, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers LCCN:    2014481578 HV6433.I722 S74 2015 Summary “Two of America’s … Continue reading

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ISIS

Title:                      ISIS Author:                Michael Weiss Weiss, Michael (2015), and Hassan Hassan. ISIS: Inside The Army of Terror. New York, NY: Regan Arts LCCN:    2015930621 HV6433.I722 W45 2015 Summary “How did a group of religious fanatics, clad in black pajamas … Continue reading

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The Age of Jihad

Title:                      The Age of Jihad Author:                Patrick Cockburn Cockburn, Patrick (2016). The Age of Jihad: Islamic State And The Great War for the Middle East. London: New York: Verso LCCN:    2016449025 DS63.123 .C43 2016 Summary “Presented in … diary … Continue reading

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