This in an overview of the 11-volume Encyclopedia of Jihad, or holy war, reputedly stolen from the headquarters of bin Ladens fighters in Kandahar, Afghanistan.
Book 1 Eight chapters with diagrams and How to disarm explosives; scientific theories; Explosives formulas to handle, manufactured and industrial terror; the use of liquid explosives. detonate explosives. Book 2 Methods of first aid including the handling Describes the handling of several medical First aid of psychological shock, the treatment of needs including delivering a child. burns and electrical shocks. Book 3 Illustrated guide to the care and use of Where to keep guns in the house and how Pistols, pistols, revolvers and specialized hand- to use silencers. revolvers guns. Book 4 Illustrated manual on grenades, bombs, Recipes for mines made of raw materials; Bombs, mines, mine fields and mine war. How to pass through a mine field. mines Book 5 How to spy; kinds of security; military Punishment of spies, Muslim and non-Muslim; Security intelligence; sabotage; communications; interrogation; analyzing information; intelligence security within Jihad; secret observation; psychological war; poison use; opening locks; assassination; brainwashing; protection U.S. military training; assassination by riding of leaders; laws of sabotage; arms use. Book 6 Principals of war including battle Muslims are urged to follow the Jihad, Tactics organization, reconnaissance, established in Afghanistan against un-Islamic infiltration, ambush; elaboration states and stated where true Islam is not practiced. on incursion. Book 7 The book consists mostly of diagrams of On the manufacture of bullets and silencers; Weapons machinery for the manufacture of arms. metal casting; the use of steel files. making Book 8 The anatomy and history of tanks, their Cost of maintenance of tanks; how to drive a tank. Tanks effectiveness and descriptions of different types. Book 9 Physical fitness; ackedo and other forms How to attack with knives, chairs; methods Close of self defense; how to overcome a rival. of releasing oneself from a grip. fighting _______ Book 10 Natural directions; using a compass; This book looks at the estimation and measurement Topography topography; following directions on maps; of distance, height, and speed for military use. area survey military area survey; area survey apparatus Book 11 Use of small arms including antiaircraft Reviews mostly Russian weapons; offers practical Armament arms, machine guns, rifles, antitank arms details on the assembly, cleaning, and use of and artillery. weapons. _______________________
source - Associated Press, October 2, 2001