The Seeds of Terrorism by Harry Nader

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Published by Hats Off Books .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Modern fiction,
  • Suspense,
  • Fiction,
  • Fiction - Espionage / Thriller,
  • Mystery/Suspense

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The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages228
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL12321784M
ISBN 101587362406
ISBN 109781587362408

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In it, Gretchen Peters exposes the deepening relationship between the Taliban and drug traffickers, and traces decades of America's failure to disrupt the opium production that helps fund by:   The Seeds of Terrorism Paperback – J by Mohammad Amir Rana (Author) See all 2 formats and editions Hide other formats and editionsAuthor: Mohammad Amir Rana.

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Their information is matched by intelligence reports shown to the author by frustrated U.S. officials who fear the next 9/11 will be far deadlier than the first-- /5(39). While this may not be the best-written book on the subject of the spread of Al-Qaeda, it does a lot to fill in the gaps of information re terrorism in those parts of the world.

There is a surfeit of data on the names of the participants, to the degree that one despairs of ever keeping them straight/5.

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The focal point of Seeds of Terror, however, is the thriving poppy or opium trade and how it. The war on terrorism here is a struggle for the soul of Islam.

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An expose of how a booming drug trade funds terrorism. It traces their illicit activities from the vast poppy fields of southern Afghanistan to heroin labs run by Taliban commanders, from drug convoys armed with Stinger missiles to the money launderers of Karachi and Dubai.

The book is also easily accessible for readers without a background on these topics. Response: While Peters has extensively researched the connections between the Afghanistan insurgency, the numerous regional actors, and the poppy trade, the book suffers from a lack of broader context.

To understand the Taliban and al Qaeda, read this book. "Seeds of Terror" takes you to the heart of the matter—money, not religion. Opium not jihad.

Gretchen Peters understands the big picture, the one Obama and the U.S. military desperately need to see. Opium is still seen as just one means of financing religious fanatics/5(24).

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Rana quotes the example of Maulana Samiul Haq of the Muttahida Majlis-e-Amal (MMA) who is supposed to have sworn allegiance on the hands of Osama along with Maulana Fazlur Rehman. Book review — Gretchen Peters; Seeds of terror: how heroin is bankrolling the Taliban and Al Qaeda.

A failed state and a successful drug trade. Read this book and weep — You may find other books about Afghanistan that paint a picture that is as terrible. But, Peters’s book will do more than most to help you understand how things could get.

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"Seeds of Terror" is based on hundreds of interviews with Taliban fighters, smugglers, and law enforcement and intelligence agents.

Their information is matched by intelligence reports shown to the author by frustrated U.S. officials who fear the next 9/11 will be far deadlier than the first. The seeds of terrorism are often sown in the home – with domestic violence Terrorism, like other manifestations of toxic masculinity, appears to begin in the home.

I have to agree with other reviewers that this book is basically a just a collection of anecdotal facts. Prior to this I listened to Krakauer's "Where Men Win Glory" which provides a good primer on the intricacies of the Afghanistan conflict as a backdrop to the main story.

I thought this book. So the book looks at how important it is to remember that how you end a war is more momentous than what is happening in the midst of it.

How does this book relate to your own work on terrorism. The book is a kind of intellectual godfather to the research I have tried to do on the endings of terrorist campaigns.

Book Review of Seeds of Terror The book entitled, “Seeds of Terror”, examines evidence of terrorist activity in Southeast Asian countries. It is an eyewitness account by Maria A. Ressa, about Al-Qaeda’s Center of Operations emerging in Indonesia, the Philippines, and Malaysia. Gretchen Peters has covered Pakistan and Afghanistan for more than a decade, first for the Associated Press and later for ABC News.A Harvard graduate, Peters was nominated for an Emmy Award for her coverage of the assassination of Benazir Bhutto and won the SAJA Journalism Award for a Nightline segment on Pervez Musharraf.

She lives in the United States with her husband, the award Price: $ “The linkage between fighting drugs and fighting terrorism is, with Seeds of Terror, now firmly established.

Gretchen Peters, combining personal experience and in-depth research, paints a frightening picture and tells us how to surmont the problem. A critically important book.”/5(19). Gretchen Peters is an American journalist and advisor. An expert on transnational organized crime, she is the author of Seeds of Terror: How Drugs, Thugs, and Crime Are Reshaping the Afghan War.

She is the executive director of the Center on Illicit Networks and Transnational Organized Crime, an operational think tank focused on the intersection between transnational organized crime and Alma mater: Harvard University, University of Denver.

Read an excerpt from the first chapter of “Seeds of Terror” by Gretchen Peters. FOCUS ON CONNECTION: Healing the Seeds of Terrorism Terrorism begins with people who feel a profound sense of anger, hurt, loss and isolation (a lone gunman; individuals who are lured into joining ISIS).

Longing for connection, they lash out at the world around them. The best books on Terrorism recommended by Mary Habeck. The Professor of Strategic Studies at Johns Hopkins University picks five books you must read to understand the War on Terror, starting with one that tries to define what terrorism is.

Buy all books. Read. Inside Terrorism. This is an incomplete list of books about al-Qaeda. Ahmed, Nafeez Mosaddeq ().The War on Truth: 9/11, Disinformation, and the Anatomy of Branch Press. ISBN ; Alexander, Yonah; Swetnam, Michael S.

Usama bin Laden's al-Qaida: Profile of a. Books shelved as war-on-terror: No Easy Day: The Firsthand Account of the Mission That Killed Osama Bin Laden by Mark Owen, Lone Survivor: The Eyewitness. Book Review Books are an important part of learning. Books transfer knowledge from one generation to the next just like the other forms of art like painting, music, drama and dances.

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