Defining Events of the Twenty-First Century: War and Terrorism in the Twenty-First Century, 1st Edition

  • Blythe Lawrence
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  • ISBN-10: 1682826104
  • ISBN-13: 9781682826102
  • DDC: 303.6
  • Grade Level Range: 6th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 80 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2020 | Published/Released September 2019
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2020

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The first few decades of the twenty-first century have been marked by violent extremism and armed conflict, with wars raging in the Middle East and Africa and terrorist attacks striking all over the world. This book examines this conflict and unrest, studies the reasons why it has flared up, and looks at how people have tried to resolve these situations.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Copyright Page.
Important Events.
Introduction: An American Nightmare.
1: What Happened in Afghanistan and the War on Terror?.
2: What Happened in the Iraq War?.
3: What Is the Syrian Civil War?.
4: Where Else Have Terror and War Happened?.
Source Notes.
For Further Research.
Image Credits.
About the Author.