Lebanon, The Saudis, and The Iranians by Sandra Mackey
God’s Terrorists by Charles Allen
The Pirate Coast by Richard Zacks
Why I am Not a Muslim by ibn Warraq
The Fight for Jerusalem by Dore Gold
The Voice of Hezbollah by Nicholas Noe
Infiltration by Paul Sperry
Future Jihad, War of Ideas, and The Confrontation by Walid Phares.
Why We Want to Kill You by Walid Shoebat,
The Legacy of Jihad by Andrew Bostom,
Jihad Inc. by Steven Emerson,
They Must be Stopped by Brigitte Gabriel
The Secret History of the Iraq War, and Chechen Jihad by Yosef Bodansky
In the Footsteps of the Prophet by Tariq Ramadan, followed closely by
The Taliban by Rashid
Muhammad the Prophet by Maulana Muhammad Ali
The Heirs of the Prophet by Roger Barnaby
And throughout your study, pick up four to six translations of the Koran…there are over 60 to choose from…
Make sure to follow the footnotes carefully and read every article you can relating to your reading list…and you can then properly begin your study…of contemporary Jihadism and Islamic Supremacism.
I also find everything Kepel attaches his name to is well thought out and accessible. The work of Scheuer is spot on as far as the Afghanistan/Pakistan/Central Asia intel, but I find it laced with anti-semitism and anti-neoconism. I am currently working on Descent into Chaos, Public Duties in Islam, and Stealth Jihad.
It couldn’t hurt to read everything written by John Locke, Thomas Paine, Jefferson, and Franklin; The Declaration of Independence, the UN Declaration of Human Rights, The Cairo Declaration on Human Rights; and every non-fiction work by Ayn Rand.
The anti-jihad community needs my help…Steven Emerson said it best in his Mumbai reactions…”They’re Winning”.
“Wherever rationale holds sway over reason, jihad is not long in coming.”