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For the first time, an entire book on the history, origins, and future of terrorism is available for free online in an easy-to-navigate format. Before buying the book you can read as much of it as you'd like online at: www.TrembleTheDevil.com

Tremble the Devil was written by a Harvard-educated counterterrorism analyst, it’s an accessible, fast-paced distillation of everything you need to
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Linda B
May 12, 2011 rated it it was amazing
There has been much in the news lately on terrorism with the demise of OBL, so this is the prefect time to finish and review this book. Tremble the Devil is a non-political and very detailed look at the history and advancement of terrorism. No right or left, just facts and history.

There is so much in this book that it is difficult to even give a synopsis of Tremble the Devil. The author details history, the types of terrorism, and the main characters involved. It is stunning to reali
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Terrence
Dec 01, 2011 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
"Tremble the Devil" is not just another book on terrorism. Written by a former Department of Defense counter-terrorism analyst, "Tremble the Devil" is the most accessible book on terrorism ever written. "Tremble" is an illuminating perspective on the complicated subjects of terrorism and the drug trade from a DoD insider, without the political agenda put forth by most news outlets.

"Tremble the Devil" will change your perspective on terrorism. No other author has so intricately written about ter
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Terrence
Dec 01, 2011 rated it it was amazing
"Tremble the Devil" is not just another book on terrorism. Written by a former Department of Defense counter-terrorism analyst, "Tremble the Devil" is the most accessible book on terrorism ever written. "Tremble" is an illuminating perspective on the complicated subjects of terrorism and the drug trade from a DoD insider, without the political agenda put forth by most news outlets.

"Tremble the Devil" will change your perspective on terrorism. No other author has so intricately written about ter
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Logan
I bought this b/c some Redditor did an IAMA/AMA about writing this. I liked his story, and told him I would buy it. I did, and I have been enjoying it. It's interesting, mostly well written (an editor would help, but over all it's on point.) This guy quit his job, put himself $90K in the hole to write this book on terrorism and the drug war, and feels that this is the only thing he has done with his Harvard education. If this is all he does with it, it was well earned. The most important message ...more
Creep
May 31, 2012 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
did you ever want to know what really motivated the 9/11 hijackers, osama, 7/7 bombers, and other legendary "terrorists" to do what they did and how they did it? then this is probably the book for you. stripped of almost all political propaganda ("they hate us because of our freedoms!"), this book is full of raw truth. still reading....
Tina Ambury
Jun 09, 2014 rated it did not like it
Tosh.
my review will be a sum of parts.
firstly my disappointment that the book didn't deliver on any of its signalled levels. it's not a history of terrorism. it's about those bits of the history of terrorism that fit with the author's aim of citing Modern Radical Islam as the likely cause of most of future events.
I'm not anti semetic, anti islam or any other anti religious sect. I read this with the latest horrific scenes in Gazza gracing my TV screen. I struggled to the end because I wanted
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Kamas Kirian
A well written book about the history and types of terrorism, why it comes about and mindsets of the people involved. It's almost inevitable that any society in power will find itself the target of terrorism since there will always be some group that finds itself disaffected and pushed to the brink. The differing views of terrorist attacks, those in the west and those of the disaffected groups, is what struck me the most. That and the potential for homegrown terrorists building in our prisons. T ...more
JC Hewitt
Jun 17, 2012 rated it liked it
Good book about terrorism combined with some thought-provoking views on the Civil Rights movement and the War on Drugs.
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Fear is the lifeblood of terrorism, and we all fear the unknown. So there’s no better counter to terrorism than simply spreading understanding. That's why "Tremble the Devil" is posted free online, so that before buying the book you can read as much of it as you'd like at: www.TrembleTheDevil.com

For the first time, an entire book on the history, origins, and future of terrorism is available for free online in a
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