Synopses & Reviews
In the aftermath of the terrorist attacks on September 11th, one question has been on everyone's mind: "How did this happen?" This book seeks to answer this question in all its critical aspects the motives and actions of the terrorists, the status of the U.S. military, the context of the Middle East, bioterrorism, airport security, diplomatic pressures and to provide readers with perspective, information, and sound interpretation. The editors of Foreign Affairs have brought together noted experts whose insights make the events of that terrible day more understandable, even as we steel ourselves for the conflicts ahead
In the aftermath of the terrorist attacks, one question has been on the mind of every American: "How did this happen?" This book offers an authoritative but accessible account of the issues that led to the present crisis, with opinoins from such noted experts as Fouad Ajami, Benjamin Barber, Samuel R. Berger, Wesley K. Clark, William Perry, Alan Wolfe, and Fareed Zakaria.
Analysis on terrorism, international security, and global economics from some of the world's leading experts
About the Author
James F. Hoge, Jr., is the editor of Foreign Affairs and was previously publisher of the New York Daily News and editor and publisher of the Chicago Sun-Times. Gideon Rose, the managing editor of Foreign Affairs, has served on the staff of the National Security Council and has taught at Princeton and Columbia universities.