9/11 and the Wars in Afghanistan and Iraq: A Chronology and Reference Guide (Hardback)Professor Tom Lansford (author)
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This book analyzes the complex causes and effects of the September 11, 2001, terrorist attacks both domestically and internationally, and examines the subsequent wars in Afghanistan and Iraq.
* Provides insightful quotes from contemporary figures and primary documents ranging from Osama bin Laden's 1998 fatwa against the United States to the 2006 Iraq Study Group Report
* Contains 12 biographies ranging from Osama bin Laden to George W. Bush that provide detailed background on important figures from the era
* Presents a chronology of events from the 1970s to the present day, including occurrences leading to the September 11, 2001, attacks and the Iraq War
* Includes a select bibliography of major works on the September 11, 2001, attacks; the war in Iraq; homeland security; and the war on terror
* Contains a detailed glossary of key terms such as "Shiite" and "weapons of mass destruction"
Number of pages: 348
Weight: 857 g
Dimensions: 254 x 178 x 28 mm
Edition: Annotated edition
"The narrative is longer and more in-depth than those found in most reference works. It is also reasonably objective and unbiased-very important for such a controversial subject." - Choice