Reference Library

The following publications are a guide for visitors who wish additional information on the issues discussed in this site.
(Listed alphabetically by author)

Current Readings

Rice, Condoleezza “No Higher Honor”
A Memoir of My Years in Washington
Crown Publishing – Random House, New York, NY 2011
ISBN 078-0-307-58786-2
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Lynch, Marc “The Arab Uprising”
The Unfinished Revolutions of the New Middle East
Public Affairs, New York, March 2012
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Palmer, Mark “Breaking the Real Axis of Evil”
How to Oust the Last Dictators by 2005
Rowman & Littlefield, Publishers, Lanham, MD
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Soufan, Ali S. “The Black Banners”
The Inside Story of 9/11 and the War Against Al Qaeda
W.H. Norton & Company, New York 2010
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West, Franciis J (Bing) “The Wrong War”
Grit, Strategy and the Way Out of Afghanistan
Random House, New York 2011
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Ali , Ayaan Hirsi “Infidel”
My Life
Free Press, Simon & Schuster, Inc., New York, NY 2007
Aslan, Reza “No god but God”
The Origins, Evolution and Future of Islam.
Random House, October 2005

“How to Win a Cosmic War”
God, Globalization and the End of the War on Terror
Random House, New York, 2009
Barnett, Thomas P.M. “The Pentagon’s New Map”
War and Peace in the 21st Century
Penguin Group, New York, 2004
Boot, Max “War Made New”
Technology, Warfare & the Course of History – 1500 to Today – October 2006
Gotham Books, Penguin Group
Bowman, Mark “Guests of the Ayatollah”
The First Battle in America’s War Against Militant
Islam, Atlantic Monthly Press, New York, NY 2006
Diamond, Larry “The Spirit of Democracy”
The Struggle to Build Free Societies Throughout the World
Henry Hot & Co. New York, NY 2009
Duelfer, Charles “Hide and Seek”
The Search for Truth in Iraq
Public Affairs, New York, NY 2009
Ferguson, Niall “Colossus”
The Rise and Fall of the American Empire
  PenguinBooks, 2005
Fisk, Robert “The Great War for Civilization”
The Conquest of the Middle East, Vintage Books
Division of Random House, New York, NY 2007

“Pity the Nations”
The Abduction of Lebanon
Avalon Publishing, New York, NY 1990
Friedman, George “The Next 100 Years”
A Forecast for the 21st Century
Doubleday, New York 2009
Friedman, Thomas L. “Hot, Flat and Crowded”
Why we Need a Green Revolution and How it can Renew America
Farrar, Strauss & Gordon, NY 2008

“The World is Flat”
A Brief History of the 21st Century - 2005

“Longitudes and Attitudes”
Exploring the World after September 11
Farrar, Strauss & Giroux, NY 2002
Falacci, Oriana “The Force of Reason”
R C S Rizzoli Libra SPA, Milan 1990
Fulbright, J. W. “The Arrogance of Power”
Random House, 1966
Khana, Parag “How to Run the World”
Charting a Course to the Next Renaissance

“The Second World”
Empires and Influence in the New World Order
Random House, New York, NY 2008
Habeck, Mary “Knowing the Enemy”
Jihadist Ideology and the War on Terror,
Yale University Press, New Haven, CT 2006
Haass, Richard N. “The Opportunity”
America’s Moment to Alter History’s Course – Public Affairs
Perseus Books Group NY 2005
Huntington, Samuel P. “The Clash of Civilizations”
Foreign Affairs, Summer 1993
Khalidi, Rashid “The Iron Cage”
The Story of the Palestinian Struggle for Statehood - 2006
Kinzer, Stephen “All The Shah’s Men”
An American Coup and the Roots of Middle East Terror
John Wiley & Sons, Hoboken, NJ 2003
Mackey, Sandra “Mirror of the Arab World”
Lebanon in Conflict
Norton & Co. New York, NY 2008
Mortenson, Greg “Three Cups of Tea”
One Man’s Mission to Promote Peace – One School at a Time
 Penguin Books, New York, NY 2007
Mullen, Mike, ADM, et al “The 1,000-Ship Navy”
Building a Global Maritime Network
U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings, November 2005
Muasher, Marwan “The Arab Center”
The Promise of Moderation
Yale University Press, New Haven, CT 200
Nye, Joseph S. Jr. “The Powers to Lead”
Oxford University Press, New York, NY 2008
Prestowitz, Clyde “Three Billion New Capitalists”
The Great Shift of Wealth and Power to the East - Basic Book
Perseus Books Group, 2005
Sharansky, Natan “The Case for Democracy”
The Power of Freedom to Overcome Tyranny and Terror.
Public Affairs, Perseus Book Group
Shawn, Eric “The UN Exposed”
How the United Nations Sabotages America’s Security and Fails the World
Sentinal, 2006
Simmons, Matthew R. “Twilight in the Desert”
The Coming Saudi Oil Shock and the World Economy
2005, John Wiley & Sons, Hoboken, NJ 2005
Spencer, Robert “Politically Incorrect Guide to Islam (and the Crusades)”
Regnery Publishing, Inc. Washington, DC 2005
Wolfowitz, Paul, et al “Project for the New American Century”
June, 1997, See
Woodward, Bob “State of Denial”
Bush at War, Part III
Simon & Shuster, NY 2006
Zakaria, Fareed “The Post American World” (Release 2)
W.W. Norton & Co., New York, NY. 2011
ISBN 978-0-393-08180-0


United Nations Basic Facts about the United Nations
UN Dept. of Public Information – 2004