When The Eagle Screams - America's Vulnerability to Terrorism.
Published concurrent with the first bombing of the World Trade Center, When The Eagle Screams was the first book by an American writer to warn of the coming Age of Terrorism.
What happens if sophisticated terrorism finally erupts in the United States to the point where the nation faces the kind of devastating and prolonged battle it has long known (and been warned) about but has steadfastly remained unprepared to handle? Since the United States no longer is invulnerable to terrorism (and in fact is sure to become its primary target), this question, like its future answer, takes on tremendous importance.
The American Experience in the twentieth century, tough though it has been, has left no comparison which allows us to imagine the consequences of terrorism run rampant on U....