Al-Qa'ida's Doctrine for Insurgency
A Practical Course for Guerrilla WareBook - 2009
"Norman Cigar the first English translation of 'Abd Al-Aziz Al-Muqrin's A Practical Course for Guerrilla War. Saudi security forces killed Al-Muqrin, Al-Qa'ida's leader in the Arabian Peninsula, in June 2004. Published posthumously, his Arabic-language manual provides a window into Al-Qa'ida's strategic thinking and into how these terrorists operate. Accompanying the text's translation is material on Al-Muqrin's life and Cigar's cogent and detailed analysis of the key ideas in the jihadist's doctrine and the results of Al-Qa'ida's insurgency efforts on the Arabian Peninsula."--Jacket.
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : Potomac Books, Inc., ©2009.
Edition: 1st ed.
Characteristics: 1 online resource (xvi, 192 pages) : illustrations
Alternative Title: Practical course for guerrilla war