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  • The crisis of Islam [downloadable audiobook] / holy war and unholy terror

    The crisis of Islam / holy war and unholy terror2008

    by Bernard Lewis

    (2,997)

    Summary: In his first book since What went wrong? Bernard Lewis examines the historical roots of the resentments that dominate the Islamic world today and that are increasingly being expressed in acts of...  more »

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  • The secret history of ISIS [DVD]

    The secret history of ISIS2016

    Summary: The inside story of the creation of ISIS, and how the U.S. missed the many warning signs. The film uncovers the terror group₂s earliest plans, the Islamic radicals who became its leaders, and the American failures to stop ISIS's brutal rise.

    DVD

    Call #: DVD 956 SEC

    Location: DVDs Nonfiction

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  • The rise of ISIS [DVD]

    The rise of ISIS2014

    Summary: In The Rise of ISIS, Martin Smith (Gangs of Iraq; Beyond Baghdad) draws on in-depth interviews with Iraqi politicians, and American policymakers and military leaders to explore and explain how the...  more »

    DVD

    Call #: DVD 956 RIS

    Location: DVDs Nonfiction

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  • I was told to come alone : my journey behind the lines of jihad

    I was told to come alone : my journey behind the lines of jihad2017

    by Souad Mekhennet

    (3,566)

    Summary: The journalist who broke the "Jihadi John" story draws on her personal experience to bridge the gap between the Muslim world and the West and explain the rise of Islamic radicalism. Souad Mekhennet...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 363.325 MEK

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

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  • I was told to come alone [eBook] : my journey behind the lines of jihad

    I was told to come alone : my journey behind the lines of jihad2017

    by Souad Mekhennet

    Summary: The journalist who broke the "Jihadi John" story draws on her personal experience to bridge the gap between the Muslim world and the West and explain the rise of Islamic radicalism. Souad Mekhennet...  more »

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  • The terror years : from al-Qaeda to the Islamic State

    The terror years : from al-Qaeda to the Islamic State2016

    by Lawrence Wright

    (1,077)

    Summary: "Eleven powerful pieces first published in The New Yorker recall the path terror in the Middle East has taken from a more peaceful time in 1990s Israel to the recent beheadings of reporters by...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 363.325 WRI

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

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  • Black flags : the rise of ISIS

    Black flags : the rise of ISIS2015

    by Joby Warrick

    (11,639)

    Summary: "In a thrilling dramatic narrative, Pulitzer Prize-winning reporter Joby Warrick traces how the strain of militant Islam behind ISIS first arose in a remote Jordanian prison and spread with the...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 956.91 WAR

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

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  • Rise of ISIS : the modern age of terrorism

    Rise of ISIS : the modern age of terrorism2017

    by Caroline Kennon

    Series: World History Series

    Summary: "ISIS is a significant threat to modern society--it has caused the deaths of thousands and the rise of anti-Muslim sentiment around the world, despite the fact that prominent Muslim leaders have...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 956 KEN YA

    Location: YA Nonfiction

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  • United States of Jihad : investigating America's homegrown terrorists

    United States of Jihad : investigating America's homegrown terrorists2016

    by Peter L Bergen

    (741)

    Summary: Presents a look at "homegrown" Islamist terrorism, from 9/11 to the present, discusses the perpetrators who have acted both in the U.S. and abroad, and examines the controversial tactics used to track potential terrorists. -- Publisher's description.

    BOOK

    Call #: 363.325 BER

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

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