Security Studies
 
   
Al-Qa'ida's Doctrine for Insurgency
Abd al-Aziz al-Muqrin's "A Practical Course for Guerrilla War"
Translated and Analyzed by Norman Cigar
A window into Al-Qa'ida's strategic thinking
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America's Covert Warriors
Inside the World of Private Military Contractors
A cogent analysis of the failings and potential of private military contractors
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American Technology Policy
Evolving Strategic Interests after the Cold War
Balancing the requirements of national security and economic competitiveness
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Asymmetrical Warfare
Today's Challenge to U.S. Military Power
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Axis of Unity Back To Top
Venezuela, Iran & the Threat to America
Strange bedfellows
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Beating Goliath
Why Insurgencies Win
An urgently needed analysis of why great powers lose asymmetrical wars
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Blinking Red
Crisis and Compromise in American Intelligence after 9/11
Creating the "spymaster"
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Brassey's Mershon American Defense Annual 1996-1997
Current Issues and the Asian Challenge
A comprehensive, nonpartisan review and analysis of the major issues and trends in American national security policy
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Capacity Building for Peacekeeping
The Case of Haiti
A case study of an increasingly necessary "military operation other than war"
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Cartels at War Back To Top
Mexico's Drug-Fueled Violence and the Threat to U.S. National Security
Beyond border control
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Chasing Ghosts
Unconventional Warfare in American History
Important military lessons for fighting today's insurgency in Iraq
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Command Legacy
A Tactical Primer for Junior Leaders, Second Edition, Revised
The definitive source on small-unit tactics
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Command Legacy
A Tactical Primer for Junior Leaders of Infantry Units
Identifies the numerous details of the tactics, techniques, and procedures that small-unit leaders must master and execute
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Crisis on the Korean Peninsula
Toward a coherent policy response
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Cyberpower and National Security Back To Top
Addresses the main security issues in cyberspace
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Defiant Failed State
The North Korean Threat to International Security
Delineates the challenges posed by North Korea
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European Security Institutions
Ready for the Twenty First Century?
An examination of the major European security institutions and their readiness for the challenges of the next century.
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Fighting Chance
Global Trends and Shocks in the National Security Environment
Edited by Neyla Arnas
Copublished with National Defense University Press
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Fighting Talk
Forty Maxims on War, Peace, and Strategy
Maxims and essays that encapsulate timeless insights on strategy
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Flawed Diplomacy Back To Top
The United Nations & the War on Terrorism
Evaluates the UN’s counterterrorism role
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The Future of War
Organizations as Weapons
Explains the radical changes in military technology that have reshaped the U.S. military and argues for significant restructuring of the defense bureaucracies to take full advantage of this revolution.
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The George W. Bush Defense Program
Policy, Strategy & War
An in-depth assessment of Bush's military policy and defense strategy
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Hide and Seek
Intelligence, Law Enforcement, and the Stalled War on Terrorist Finance
An agent follows terrorism's unusual money trail
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Information Operations
Warfare and the Hard Reality of Soft Power
Explains the critical importance of information operations in future conflict
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Information Operations Matters Back To Top
Best Practices
A new approach to U.S. information operations
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Information Warfare
Separating Hype from Reality
Clarifies a critical topic for today's leaders
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Insurgency and Terrorism
From Revolution to Apocalypse, Second Edition, Revised
"A gold mine for the library of any serious student of revolutionary warfare. This may well be the most in-depth and scholarly treatise on insurgency and terrorism of the decade." -Gen. P. X. Kelley, USMC (Ret.), former commandant of the Marine Corps
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Iraq and the Evolution of American Strategy
Foreword by Colin S. Gray
An Army War College expert on U.S. policy, present and future
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Israel vs. Iran
The Shadow War
Nuclear deception and secret assaults
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Leading at the Speed of Light Back To Top
New Strategies for U.S. Security in the Information Age
A guide for the twenty-first century leader
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Making Sense of Proxy Wars
States, Surrogates & the Use of Force
On the cutting edge of current research on surrogacy and proxy warfare
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National Security Dilemmas
Challenges and Opportunities
A primer on enduring issues of U.S. national security strategy
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NATO 2.0
Reboot or Delete?
The reinvention of NATO
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NATO and Southeastern Europe
Security Issues for the Early 21st Century
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Nuclear Jihad Back To Top
A Clear and Present Danger?
Evaluates the likelihood of a terrorist attack with nuclear weapons
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Nuclear Matters in North Korea
Building a Multilateral Response for Future Stability in Northeast Asia
An essential new book about reconciling international security issues in Northeast Asia
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Nuclear Power and the Spread of Nuclear Weapons
Can We Have One without the Other?
Sounds a resonant warning for policymakers, think tanks, environmentalists, and activists
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Post-Cold War Defense Reform
Lessons Learned in Europe and the United States
Presents case studies of defense reform initiatives in more than twenty countries
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The Real Population Bomb
Megacities, Global Security & the Map of the Future
Cities out of control
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Russia and Postmodern Deterrence Back To Top
Military Power and Its Challenges for Security
Russia grapples with the radical post-Cold War world order
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Silent Warfare
Understanding the World of Intelligence, 3d Edition
Learn about the real world of intelligence work
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The Star Wars Enigma
Behind the Scenes of the Cold War Race for Missile Defense
Space-age weapons systems and the end of the Cold War
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The Terrorist Threat from Thailand
Jihad or Quest for Justice?
The first book to thoroughly examine the terrorist conflict in Thailand in the context of global jihad
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Through Our Enemies' Eyes
Osama bin Laden, Radical Islam, and the Future of America, Revised Edition
Explains how al Qaeda and Sunni militants have benefited from the U.S. war in Iraq; Describes the motives and determination of radical Muslims like Osama bin Laden in their quest to destroy American and the West
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Through Our Enemies' Eyes Back To Top
Osama bin Laden, Radical Islam, and the Future of America
Reveals why America was so profoundly unprepared for the murderous attacks of September 11 and how we can prevent similar events from happening again
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War and Destiny
How the Bush Revolution in Foreign and Military Affairs Redefined American Power
Analyses the genesis of, and flaws in, the Bush administration's truly revolutionary answer to the question underlying world affairs: How will America wield its predominant power?
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The War of All the People
The Nexus of Latin American Radicalism and Middle Eastern Terrorism
The real "clash of civilizations"
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War of the Flea
The Classic Study of Guerrilla Warfare
Presents numerous case studies of guerrilla insurgencies and the different options for official government responses
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Why Secret Intelligence Fails
Former CIA senior official tells what's wrong with the system
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Winning the Un-War Back To Top
A New Strategy for the War on Terrorism
A practical, focused approach
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Withdrawing Under Fire
Lessons Learned from Islamist Insurgencies
How irregular wars end
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