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Author Jones, Seth G., 1972-

Title Hunting in the shadows : the pursuit of Al Qa'ida since 9/11 / Seth G. Jones

Publ Info New York : W.W. Norton & Co., [2012]
Edition First edition
 RWU Main Library  HV6432.5.Q2 J66 2012    AVAILABLE
Descript viii, 534 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm
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unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents A model investigation -- The first wave. The origins of dissent ; Hunting in the Hindu Kush ; Al Qa'ida in Pakistan ; Coming to America -- The second wave. Al Qa'ida in Iraq ; The Madrid attacks ; The London attacks ; Resurgence in Pakistan ; The tide turns in Iraq ; Revolt from within -- The third wave. Leaderless jihad? ; Al Qa'ida strikes back ; The rise of Yemen ; A different breed ; A near miss ; We got him -- The fourth wave? Prevention
Note A former senior advisor at U.S. Special Operations Command recounts the history of the United States' ongoing battle against Al Qaida, describing investigations conducted by the combined efforts of the CIA, FBI, and MI5 and the shifting alliances between terrorist groups
LC subject Qaida (Organization)
Terrorism -- United States -- Prevention
Terrorism -- Prevention
Terrorism -- Middle East
ISBN 9780393081459 (hbk.)
0393081451 (hbk.)
ISBN/ISSN 7204291