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Understanding ISIS and the new global war on terror

Phyllis Bennis

Understanding ISIS and the new global war on terror

a primer

by Phyllis Bennis

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Terrorism,
  • IS (Organization),
  • Prevention,
  • Islam

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (pages 212-215).

    Statementby Phyllis Bennis
    SeriesUnderstanding global issues, Understanding global issues (Northampton, Mass.)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV6433.I722 B46 2015
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 215 pages
    Number of Pages215
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27190929M
    ISBN 101566560942
    ISBN 109781566560948
    LC Control Number2015019295
    OCLC/WorldCa912140557

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