— One of the Wall Street Journal's “10 Must-Read Books on the Evolution of Terrorism in the Middle East”
— Named by Foreign Affairs among "Best International Relations Books of 2014"
— One of Foreign Policy Association's "Ten Most Important Books of the Year"
"[An] excellent study." -- New York Review of Books
“This is an important book…. There is much to commend Hamid’s narrative, which is delivered with an all-too-unusual combination of care and verve.” -- Journal of Democracy
Now available in paperback