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Sunday, January 16, 2011
Table Of Contents For "Jihad Joe: Americans Who Go To War In The Name Of Islam"In response to a request from a follower on Twitter, I'm posting the table of contents for my forthcoming book, "Jihad Joe: Americans Who Go To War In The Name Of Islam," the first comprehensive look at the phenomenon of American jihadists from the 1970s to the present.
The TOC and hopefully some preview information will be available on Amazon.com, hopefully soon. The book is scheduled to be released in April/May 2011. Pre-orders are available now and are very much appreciated. The more people who order in advance, the better I will be able to promote the book. And if you order now, you can lock in a 35% discount off the cover price, which will likely go away as the release date gets closer.
TABLE OF CONTENTS
Introduction: The “New” Problem
1. The Early Years (1960s through 1988)
2. Al Qaeda’s Americans (1988 to 1992)
3. The Death Dealers (1990 to 1993)
4. Project Bosnia (1992 to 1995)
5. Rebuilding the Network (1993 to 2001)
6. War on America (1991 to 1999)
7. The Rise of Anwar Awlaki (through 2001)
8. Scenes from September 11 (2001)
9. The Descent of Anwar Awlaki (2001 to present)
10. A Diverse Threat (2001 to present)
11. The Keyboard and the Sword (2001 to present)
12. The Future of American Jihad (2011 to ?)
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