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Imperial Hubris: Why the West Is Losing the War on Terrorism

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ISBN 10: 1574888498 / 1-57488-849-8
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Publisher: Potomac Books Inc
Publication Date: 2004
Binding: Hardcover
Editorial Reviews:
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"Readers will doubtless contest some or many of the things Anonymous has to say, but he pulls few punches in this book and gives us a fascinating window on America's war with Al Qaeda. [P]rescient analyses of recent developments in the Persian Gulf and the Middle East...jostle for space with incendiary calls for a Shermanesque exercise of American power. [A] harrowing and often deliberately provocative volume...."

Michiko Kakutani, New York Times, 07/09/2004

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"...Anonymous's unsentimental critique deserves rigorous scrutiny and debate."

Benjamin Schwarz, Atlantic Monthly, September 2004

 

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Book Description: Potomac Books Inc, United States, 2004. Hardback. Book Condition: New. 230 x 150 mm. Brand New Book. Though U.S. leaders try to convince the world of their success in fighting al Qaeda, one anonymous member of the U.S. intelligence community would like to inform the public that we are, in fact, losing the war on terror. Further, until U.S. leaders recognize the etrant path they have irresponsibly chosen, he says, our enemies will only grow stronger. According to the author, the greatest danger for Americans confronting the Islamist threat is to believe - at the urging of U.S. leaders - that Muslims attack us for what we are and what we think rather than for what we do. Blustering political rhetoric informs the public that the Islamists are offended by the Western world s democratic freedoms, civil liberties, intermingling of genders, and separation of church and state. However, although aspects of the modern world may offend conservative Muslims, no Islamist leader has fomented jihad to destroy participatory democracy, for example, the national association of credit unions, or coed universities. Instead, a growing segment of the Islamic world strenuously disapproves of specific U.S. policies and their attendant military, political, and economic implications. Capitalizing on growing anti-U.S. animosity, Osama bin Laden s genius lies not simply in calling for jihad, but in articulating a consistent and convincing case that Islam is under attack by America. Al Qaeda s public statements condemn America s protection of corrupt Muslim regimes, unqualified support for Israel, the occupation of Iraq and Afghanistan, and a further litany of real-world grievances. Bin Laden s supporters thus identify their problem and believe their solution lies in war. Anonymous contends they will go to any length, not to destroy our secular, democratic way of life, but to deter what they view as specific attacks on their lands, their communities, and their religion. Unless U.S. leaders recognize this fact and adjust their policies abroad accordingly, even moderate Muslims will join the bin Laden camp. Bookseller Inventory # AAC9781574888492

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