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ISIS : the state of terror

Author: Jessica Stern; J M Berger
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Ecco Press, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, [2015] ©2015
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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"Two of America's leading experts on violent extremism and terrorism explain the genesis, evolution, and implications of today's most barbaric jihadist army, Islamic State--and how we can fight it"--
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jessica Stern; J M Berger
ISBN: 9780062395542 0062395548 9780008120955 0008120951
OCLC Number: 891608132
Description: xxii, 385 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: The rise and fall of al Qaeda in Iraq --
The rise of ISIS --
From vanguard to smart mob --
The foreign fighters --
The message --
Jihad goes social --
The electronic brigades --
The AQ-ISIS war --
ISIS's psychological warfare --
The coming final battle? --
The state of terror.
Other Titles: Islamic State of Iraq and Syria :
Responsibility: Jessica Stern and J.M. Berger.
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