BOOKS

Empress Irene:Connecting women to the Silk Road

Historic lessons for todays regional geopolitics Byzantium and the Silk Trade: Byzantium was one of the most important western terminals of the Silk Road. Constantinople, the capital, stood at the crossroads of Europe and Asia where many sea and overland trade routes linked the two regions. Its value as a commercial center for the export of silks into Medieval Europe ...

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Ancient Persia at War

“Shadows in the Desert” offers a comprehensive history of Persia’s wars with East and West The empires of ancient Persia remain as mysterious today as they were to contemporary Western scholars. Although Alexander the Great’s conquest of Persia is legendary, the military successes of the Achaemenid, Parthian, and Sassanian empires, along with their revolutionary military technology, tactics, and culture have ...

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Empire of cotton

The epic story of the rise and fall of the empire of cotton, its centrality to the world economy, and its making and remaking of global capitalism. Cotton is so ubiquitous as to be almost invisible, yet understanding its history is key to understanding the origins of modern capitalism. Sven Beckert’s rich, fascinating book tells the story of how, in ...

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Intelligence techniques

Fourth Edition Sheds New Light on Open Source Intelligence Collection and Analysis. Author Michael Bazzell has been well known and respected in government circles for his ability to locate personal information about any target through Open Source Intelligence (OSINT). In this book, he shares his methods in great detail. Each step of his process is explained throughout sixteen chapters of ...

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CSSD summer book recommendation: ‘Invisible Armies’

As fitting for the twenty-first century as von Clausewitz’s On War was in its own time, ‘Invisible Armies’ is a complete global history of guerrilla uprisings through the ages. Beginning with the first insurgencies in the ancient world— when Alexander the Great discovered that fleet nomads were harder to defeat than massive conventional armies— Max Boot, best selling author and ...

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Promotion of book- The Cold Peace in TV Channel ‘KOHA’

Promotion of the book “Cold Peace” on TV Channel ‘KOHA’ in Tetovo on May 26, 2016. As a guest in the TV ‘KOHA’ the author, Selim Ibraimi presents some very important issues those have weight to regional events of the Balkan Peninsula. After morning edition of TV Channel ‘KOHA’ with Selim Ibraimi (In Albanian language). The Center for Security Studies ...

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Promotion of book, “The Cold Peace” in the TV 21 Channel

Promotion of book “The Cold Peace” in the Television TV 21 on May 23, 2016. In  the morning program edition – “Fresh Air” at RTV 21 in Skopje, Selim Ibraimi clarified at some points the subject of the book. The Center for Security Studies and Development has consideration and gratitude’s to the Television Channel TV 21.

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CSSD joined the Civil Society Forum. European Fund for the Balkans (EFB)

The Center for Security Studies and Development had invitation by-The Civil Society Forum Belgrade which is under the umbrella of the “Civil Society Forum of the Western Balkans Summit Series” and it comes as a follow-up of the Civil Society Forum Vienna 2015. It is a joint initiative of the European Fund for the Balkans (EFB) with support of the ...

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Promotion of book, “The Cold Peace”

Press Releases: CSSD-Macedonia May 10 ,2016 Promotion of the book ‘The Cold Peace’ by the Center for Security Studies and Development in regard to its founder Mr. Selim Ibraimi, was held in South East European University in Tetovo- Macedonia, in the presence of professors, business people, students and administration staff of SEE University. On this occasion students and academic institutions ...

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Combating human trafficking

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