Find, fix, finish : inside the counterterrorism campaigns that killed Bin Laden and devastated Al-Qaeda / Aki Peritz & Eric Rosenbach.
Description: x, 308 p. ; 25 cm.
Publisher: New York : PublicAffairs, c2012.
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- ISBN: 9781610391283
- ISBN: 1610391284
- Edition: 1st ed.
|Bibliography, etc.:|| Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Contents:|| Fire from the sky: the find-fix-finish doctrine in action -- Atrophy: counterterrorism before 9/11 -- The search for Mr. #3 -- The finishing never ends: how far will America go? -- Interrogations, intelligence, and war -- Counterterrorism in a war zone -- Bojinka redux: the need for good international cop work -- An increasing preference for lethal ends -- The enemy within -- America's future: shadow wars in Yemen and Somalia -- Geronimo -- To thine own self be true.
|Summary:|| Shows how, since 9/11, America has learned to take on the terrorists in ever more lethally incisive operations which have culminated in the death of al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden in 2011.
Terrorism > United States > Prevention.
Terrorism > Government policy > United States.
Intelligence service > United States.
United States > Military policy.
Peritz, Aki. "Find, fix, finish : inside the counterterrorism campaigns that killed Bin Laden and devastated Al-Qaeda." New York : PublicAffairs, 2012.