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The fight of our lives

knowing the enemy, speaking the truth & choosing to win the war against radical Islam

by William J. Bennett

  • 9 Want to read
  • 34 Currently reading

Published by Thomas Nelson in Nashville, Tenn .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Controversial literature,
  • War on Terrorism, 2001-,
  • War on Terrorism, 2001-2009,
  • Islam and politics,
  • Islamic fundamentalism,
  • Terrorism,
  • Islam

  • About the Edition

    Argues that the concern for political correctness has weakened the resolve of American political leaders to defeat the radical Islamic terrorists who continue to espouse an agenda harmful to the United States.

    Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 155-175) and index.

    StatementWilliam J. Bennett and Seth Leibsohn
    ContributionsLeibsohn, Seth
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV6432 .B455 2011
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 186 p. ;
    Number of Pages186
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24863266M
    ISBN 101595550291
    ISBN 109781595550293
    LC Control Number2011920640
    OCLC/WorldCa644683797

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