The August 2007 revision of the North American Aerospace Defense Command reading list

(source) As members of NORAD and USNORTHCOM, we should become familiar with the thoughts of others and understand points of views different from our own. The list below contains both classic and new perspectives on the missions of our commands. These readings are not designed to replace but supplement the readings of the services.

This revision

Current and Emerging Threats

Book cover for The Great Influenza: The Story of the Deadliest Pandemic in History

Book cover for Understanding Terrorism in America

Book cover for Understanding Terror Networks

Book cover for Disaster: Hurricane Katrina and the Failure of Homeland Security

Book cover for The Crisis of Islam: Holy War and Unholy Terror

Book cover for The Great Deluge: Hurricane Katrina, New Orleans, and the Mississippi Gulf Coast

Book cover for Brave New War: The Next Stage of Terrorism and the End of Globalization

Policies, Strategies and Legal Issues

Book cover for America the Vulnerable: Inside the New Threat Matrix of Digital Espionage, Crime, and Warfare

Book cover for The World Is Flat 3.0: A Brief History of the Twenty-first Century

Book cover for Unconquerable Nation: Knowing Our Enemy, Strengthening Ourselves

Process Management and Leadership

Book cover for Imperial Hubris: Why the West Is Losing the War on Terror

Book cover for Terrorism and Counterterrorism: Understanding the New Security Environment, Readings and Interpretations

Book cover for Homeland Security: A Complete Guide to Understanding, Preventing, and Surviving Terrorism

Book cover for The Clash of Civilizations and the Remaking of World Order

Book cover for War Made New: Weapons, Warriors, and the Making of the Modern World

Book cover for From Beirut to Jerusalem

Book cover for Winning the Long War: Retaking the Offensive against Radical Islam

Book cover for The Kite Runner

Book cover for Dying to Win: The Strategic Logic of Suicide Terrorism