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Lüsted, Marcia Amidon.

Summary: Profiles the terrorist leader of al-Qaida, who orchestrated the attacks on the United States on September 11, 2001, and describes his assassination by the U.S. government in May of 2011.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: ABDO Pub. 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 958.1047 LUS

Woodward, Bob

Summary: Washington Post editor Bob Woodward offers a sweeping chronicle of President Obama's clandestine decisions during his first term in office. From the Afghanistan War to secret operations in Pakistan, Obama's war on terror has been much quieter than his predecessor's. Here, Woodward sheds light on some of the closed-door conversations that have characterized Obama and his administration.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 2010

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 973.932 WOO

Summary: Discusses how the USA PATRIOT Act has taken away checks on law enforcement and continues to endanger the civil liberties of all Americans under the guise of being part of the war on terrorism, and how paranoia, fear and racial profiling have led to gross infringements on freedom and democracy without strengthening national security.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Disinformation Co. 2004

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC UNC

Bergen, Peter L.

Summary: Based on exhaustive research and unprecedented access to White House officials, CIA analysts, Pakistani intelligence, and the military, this is the definitive account of ten years in pursuit of bin Laden and of the twilight of Al-Qaeda.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Crown Publishers 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult, Call number: 363.325 BER

Kitfield, James

Summary: "When U.S. troops withdrew from Afghanistan at the end of 2014, it signaled the end of the longest conflict in the nation's history. Yet we are still at war--no longer with other states, but with a host of new enemies, from nihilistic terrorists and narco-traffickers to transnational criminal cartels, lone wolf assassins, and modern-day pirates. Standing against these foes is a tight-knit...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Basic Books 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 355 KIT

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: 355 KIT

Miller, John

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Hyperion 2002

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult, Call number: 973.931 MIL

McCabe, Andrew (Andrew George)

7 holds on 4 copies

Summary: "On March 16, 2018, just twenty-six hours before his scheduled retirement from the organization he had served with distinction for more than two decades, Andrew G. McCabe was fired from his position as deputy director of the FBI. President Donald Trump celebrated on Twitter: 'Andrew McCabe FIRED, a great day for the hard working men and women of the FBI--A great day for Democracy.' In [this...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Press 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Browsing Hot Titles, Call number: HOT TITLE

Jacobson, Sidney.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Hill and Wang 2006

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult, Call number: 973.931 JAC

Soufan, Ali H.

Summary: A former FBI special agent offers an insider's account of how the September 11th attacks could have been prevented, as well as his role in the war on terror, including his highly effective interrogation efforts.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: W.W. Norton 2011

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult, Call number: 973.931 SOU

Posner, Gerald L.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2003

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: 973.931 Posner

Kundnani, Arun.

Summary: "Following the killing of Osama bin Laden, polls showed that Americans were more anxious about terrorism than they were before his death. The new front in the War on Terror is the "homegrown enemy," domestic terrorists who have become the focus of sprawling counterterrorism structures of policing and surveillance in the United States, the UK, and across Europe. Based on several years of...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House Inc 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult, Call number: 363.325 KUN

Summary: Describes the enormous, top-secret, invisible universe created by the government after 9/11 and describes why the system in place to keep us safe may actually be putting us in greater danger.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown and Co. 2011

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult, Call number: 363.32517 PRI

Jones, Seth G.

Summary: A former senior advisor at U.S. Special Operations Command recounts the history of the United States' ongoing battle against Al Qaida, describing investigations conducted by the combined efforts of the CIA, FBI, and MI5 and the shifting alliances between terrorist groups.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: W.W. Norton 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult, Call number: 363.325 JON

Suskind, Ron.

Summary: A Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and the author of "The Price of Loyalty" and "The One Percent Doctrine" returns with an election year account of the looming national security crisis that America faces right now.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins 2008

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult, Call number: 973.931 SUS

Morell, Michael J.

Summary: "THE GREAT WAR OF OUR TIME offers an unprecedented assessment of the CIA while at the forefront of our nation's war against al-Qa'ida and during the most remarkable period in the history of the Agency. Called the "Bob Gates of his generation," Michael Morell is a top CIA officer who saw it all--the only person with President Bush on 9/11/01 and with President Obama on 5/1/11 when Usama Bin...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Twelve 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 363 MOR

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: 363 MOR

Suskind, Ron.

Summary: What is the guiding principle of the world's most powerful nation as it searches for enemies at home and abroad? Who is actually running U.S. foreign policy? The story begins on September 12, 2001, as America began to gather itself for a response to the unimaginable. Journalist Suskind tells us what actually occurred over the next three years, from the inside out, by tracing the steps of the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 2006

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult, Call number: 973.931 SUS

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: 973.931 Suskind

Suskind, Ron.

Summary: A Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and Washington insider makes predictions about what he believes will be an unprecedented national security crisis stemming from the growing nuclear capabilities of anti-American nations.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2008

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 973.931 Suskind

Bergen, Peter L.

Summary: New York Times bestselling author Peter Bergen's definitive account of al Qaeda's evolution since 9/11 and the U.S. government's responses.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Free Press 2011

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult, Call number: 909.83 BER

Mitchell, James E.

Summary: "The creator of the CIA's controversial Enhanced Interrogation Program provides a dramatic firsthand account of the design, implementation, flaws and aftermath of the program, including personally interrogating 9/11 mastermind Khalid Sheikh Mohammed and learning from America's enemies what we need to know to win the continuing struggle against global jihad"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Crown Forum 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 363 MIT

Lichtblau, Eric.

Contents: This thing called the constitution -- Collateral damage -- Don't embarrass the bureau -- Threats, pronouncements, and the media wars -- Sworn to secrecy -- Blood on our hands -- High-level confirmation -- Swift-boated (round two) -- A loyal Bushie.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Pantheon Books 2008

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult, Call number: 973.931 LIC

Koestler-Grack, Rachel A.

Contents: Let's roll -- New take on an old game : the beginnings of national security -- The Cold War terror -- The rise of modern terrorism -- A new breed of terrorists -- Cowardly acts -- Counterterrorism, the modern homeland security.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Chelsea House 2007

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 363.3251 KOE

Weiss, Murray.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: ReganBooks 2003

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult, Call number: 363.32 WEI

Schmitt, Eric

Summary: Reveals the Pentagon's covert strategy for countering terrorism that developed when initial efforts following September 11 were unsuccessful, explaining how multiple agencies have adapted Cold War practices to disrupt key jihadist networks.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Times Books 2011

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult, Call number: 973.931 SCH

Rodriguez, Jose A.

Summary: An explosive memoir about the creation and implementation of the controversial Enhanced Interrogation Techniques by the former Chief Operations Officer for the CIA's Counterterrorism Center.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Threshold Editions 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult, Call number: 327.1273 ROD