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Bioterror: Manufacturing Wars the American Way
Bioterror: Manufacturing Wars the American Way
by William H Schaap
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Among the contributors are: <BR>-<BR>- Robert Lederer {WBAI/Pacifica Radio journalist}<BR>- Tod Ensign (director of Citizen Soldier and veterans' rights advocate)<BR>- Dr. Meryl Nass (expert on anthrax and biological warfare who... (read more)

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The One Percent Doctrine: Deep Inside America's Pursuit of Its Enemies Since 9/11
The One Percent Doctrine: Deep Inside America's Pursuit of Its Enemies Since 9/11
by Ron Suskind
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Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and bestselling author Ron Suskind takes you deep inside America's real battles with violent, unrelenting terrorists -- a game of kill-or-be-killed, from the Oval Office to the streets of Karachi.... (read more)

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09/11 8:48 AM: Documenting America's Greatest Tragedy
09/11 8:48 AM: Documenting America's Greatest Tragedy
by BlueEar.com
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A stirring oral history capturing America's most tragic day. Edited by BlueEar.com and written in the voices of the survivors, witnesses and helpless onlookers of the "Attack on America", this chronicle has a raw style that captures the fragile humanity... (read more)

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Contemporary Nuclear Debates: Missile Defenses, Arms Control, and Arms Races in the Twenty-First Century (Washington Quarterly Reader)
Contemporary Nuclear Debates: Missile Defenses, Arms Control, and Arms Races in the Twenty-First Century (Washington Quarterly Reader)
by Alexander T Lennon
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The proliferation of weapons of mass destruction, in the hands of both states and terrorist networks, is considered by many to be the greatest threat to global security today.... (read more)

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Soldiers of Reason: The Rand Corporation and the Rise of the American Empire
Soldiers of Reason: The Rand Corporation and the Rise of the American Empire
by Alex Abella
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Born in the wake of World War II, RAND quickly became the creator of Americas anti-Soviet nuclear strategy. A magnet for the best and the brightest, its ranks included Cold War luminaries such as Albert Wohlstetter, Bernard Brodie, and Herman Kahn, who... (read more)

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The Men Who Stare at Goats
The Men Who Stare at Goats
by Jon Ronson
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Ever since Tina Fey adapted a nonfiction book into the successful Mean Girls, a desperate Hollywood has been hard at play turning serious works of nonfiction into the next goofy romp. While the collision of military black ops and new-age thought, as... (read more)

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Operation Shakespeare: The True Story of an Elite International Sting
Operation Shakespeare: The True Story of an Elite International Sting
by John Shiffman
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A Pulitzer Prize finalist presents the rare and intimate narrative of a daring national security sting designed to protect US soldiers, sailors, and pilots from the greatest danger they face on the battlefield—an enemy equipped with American-made... (read more)

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9/11 Revealed: The Unanswered Questions
9/11 Revealed: The Unanswered Questions
by Rowland Morgan
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It is now more than three years since the 9/11 attacks. But the collapsing towers, the smoldering Pentagon, the round bland face of Mohammed Atta still have an intense immediacy. Most people will always remember where they were when the news came through.... (read more)

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My Country Versus Me: The First-Hand Account by the Los Alamos Scientist Who Was Falsely Accused of Being a Spy
My Country Versus Me: The First-Hand Account by the Los Alamos Scientist Who Was Falsely Accused of Being a Spy
by Wen Ho Lee
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en Ho Lee, a patriotic American scientist born in Taiwan, devoted most of his life to science and to helping improve U.S. defense capabilities at the Los Alamos National Laboratory. Then, in January of 1999, everything changed and he was accused of... (read more)

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The Shadow World: Inside the Global Arms Trade
The Shadow World: Inside the Global Arms Trade
by Andrew Feinstein
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"An authoritative guide to the business of war. Chilling, heartbreaking, and enraging."---Arundhati Roy The Shadow World is the behind-the-scenes tale of the global arms trade, exposing in forensic detail the deadly collusion that all too often... (read more)

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Terrorism, Afghanistan, and America's New Way of War
Terrorism, Afghanistan, and America's New Way of War
by Norman Friedman
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Includes bibliographical references (p. [309]-314) and index.... (read more)

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Lives, Lies and the Iran-Contra Affair
Lives, Lies and the Iran-Contra Affair
by Ann Wroe
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This book examines the Iran-Contra affair, the trials of Poindexter and North and the testimony of Ronald Reagan as a test-case of political morality. It draws out the implications of the statements of North and his secretary, Fawn Hall, who were so... (read more)

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The Hidden History of 9-11
The Hidden History of 9-11
by Paul Zarembka
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How much insider trading occurred in the days leading up to 9-11? How compromised is the evidence against alleged hijackers? Why were there no military interceptions? To what extent does the testimony of more than five hundred firefighters differ from... (read more)

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The Spy Who Stayed Out in the Cold: The Secret Life of FBI Double Agent Robert Hanssen
The Spy Who Stayed Out in the Cold: The Secret Life of FBI Double Agent Robert Hanssen
by Adrian Havill
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Robert Philip Hansen thought he was smarter than the system. For decades, the quirky but respected counterintelligence expert, religious family man, and father of six, sold top secret information to agents of the Soviet Union and Russia. A self-taught... (read more)

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Standing Next to History: An Agent's Life Inside the Secret Service
Standing Next to History: An Agent's Life Inside the Secret Service
by Joseph Petro
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Joseph Petro served for 23 years as a special agent in the United States Secret Service; eleven of them with presidents and vice presidents. For four of those years he stood by the side of Ronald Reagan. Following his career as a Navy Lieutenant, during... (read more)

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The Nsa Report: Liberty and Security in a Changing World
The Nsa Report: Liberty and Security in a Changing World
by Richard A Clarke
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"The Review Board's recommendations on protecting the civil liberties of non-US persons--a relatively new aspect of the policy discussion--are incredibly welcome."--Jennifer Granick, Stanford Center for Internet and... (read more)

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The American Way of War: Guided Missiles, Misguided Men, and a Republic in Peril
The American Way of War: Guided Missiles, Misguided Men, and a Republic in Peril
by Eugene Jarecki
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In the sobering aftermath of America's invasion of Iraq, Eugene Jarecki, the creator of the award-winning documentary Why We Fight, launches a penetrating and revelatory inquiry into how forces within the American political, economic, and military... (read more)

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The Bomb: A New History
The Bomb: A New History
by Stephen M Younger
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“Younger has provided an insightful guide, especially for the general reader, into todays array of nuclear powers and their capabilities.”&#8212;James Schlesinger, former Secretary of Defense and Secretary of Energy, former   ... (read more)

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Dragnet Nation: A Quest for Privacy, Security, and Freedom in a World of Relentless Surveillance
Dragnet Nation: A Quest for Privacy, Security, and Freedom in a World of Relentless Surveillance
by Julia Angwin
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An inside look at whos watching you, what they know and why it matters We are being watched. We see online ads from websites weve visited, long after weve moved on to other interests. Our smartphones and cars transmit our location, enabling us to know... (read more)

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The War at Home: The Domestic Costs of Bush's Militarism
The War at Home: The Domestic Costs of Bush's Militarism
by Frances Fox Piven
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One of the country's most celebrated social scientists contends that the war on terror served to shore up the Bush administration's political base and that politicians used the emotional fog of war to further their regressive social and economic agendas.... (read more)

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