Brian Glyn Williams

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Brian Glyn Williams is a professor of Islamic History at the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth.[1][2] As an undergraduate, he attended Stetson University, graduating with a Bachelor of Arts in 1988. He received his PhD in Middle Eastern and Islamic Central Asian History at the University of Wisconsin-Madison in 1999. An expert on history of the Middle East, he has written a number of books on Afghanistan, the War on Terror and General Rashid Dostum.[3] His articles have been published by the Jamestown Foundation.[4] As an expert in the country, he teaches a course on Chechnya at Umass Dartmouth.[2]

Books[edit]

  • Williams, Brian Glyn (2001). The Crimean Tatars: The Diaspora Experience and the Forging of a Nation. Brill Academic Pub. ISBN 9004121226. 
  • Williams, Brian Glyn (2011). Afghanistan Declassified: A Guide to America's Longest War by Brian Glyn Williams. University of Pennsylvania Press. ISBN 0812244036. 
  • Williams, Brian Glyn (July 2013). Predators: The CIA's Drone War on al Qaeda by Brian Glyn Williams. Potomac Books Inc. ISBN 1612346170.  )
  • Williams, Brian Glyn (September 2013). The Last Warlord: The Life and Legend of Dostum, the Afghan Warrior Who Led US Special Forces to Topple the Taliban Regime. Chicago Review Press. ISBN 1613748000.  '

References[edit]

  1. ^ "CV". Brian Glyn Williams. 
  2. ^ a b Williams, Brian Glyn (2013-04-25). "Thoughts on the 'Jihadification' of Boston Bomber Tamerlan Tsarnaev". Huffington Post. 
  3. ^ "The increasing reliance on drones". Potomac Books. 
  4. ^ "Articles by Brian Glyn Williams". Jamestown Foundation.