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    • The Burning Shores

    • Inside the Battle for the New Libya
    • By: Frederic Wehrey
    • Narrated by: Paul Boehmer
    • Length: 10 hrs and 56 mins
    • Unabridged
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    The death of Colonel Muammar Qadhafi freed Libya from 42 years of despotic rule, raising hopes for a new era. But in the aftermath, the country descended into bitter rivalries and civil war, paving the way for the Islamic State and a catastrophic migrant crisis. In a fast-paced narrative that blends frontline reporting, analysis, and history, Frederic Wehrey tells the story of what went wrong.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • amazing yet painful book

    • By Ghassan Tranesh on 09-20-18

    Regular price: $27.99

    • The Next Front Against ISIS

    • By: Frederic Wehrey, Wolfram Lacher
    • Narrated by: Kevin Stillwell
    • Length: 14 mins
    • Unabridged
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    In recent weeks, a succession of US and European officials have warned that military operations to stop the creeping advance of the Islamic State (ISIS) in the shattered North African state of Libya are imminent. Since the summer of 2014, ISIS has exploited a governance vacuum and a factional civil war in Libya to expand what was once just a toehold into a foothold. It has clashed with, and in some areas displaced, older jihadist groups affiliated with al Qaeda.

    Regular price: $1.95