RT Book, Whole DB /z-wcorg/ DS http://worldcat.org ID 39300134 LA English T1 Superterrorism : assassins, mobsters, and weapons of mass destruction A1 Schweitzer, Glenn E.,, Schweitzer, Carole Dorsch., PB Plenum Trade PP New York YR 1998 SN 0306459906 9780306459900 AB Glenn Schweitzer sounds an alarm alerting us to the barrage of new terrorist threats targeted at Americans in the form of biological, chemical, and nuclear weapons. Superterrorism - heinous and violent acts aimed at causing massive death and destruction - poses the greatest threat to life as we know it. Schweitzer spotlights for the first time the volatile mix created when religious and other zealots join forces with mobsters, drawing on billions of dollars of laundered drug money to bankroll terrorist attacks. He warns that the tried-and-true routes for smuggling drugs and arms may become highways for contraband nuclear, chemical, and biological materials that could lead to the kind of holocaust that Americans have never known. Are we prepared for a chemical, biological, or nuclear attack? Schweitzer provides a shocking answer, but also suggests steps to prevent the worst from happening.