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Encyclopedia of terrorism

Author: Harvey W Kushner
Publisher: Thousand Oaks, Calif. : Sage Publications, ©2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The author, a renowned terrorism expert and chair of the Department of Criminal Justice at Long Island University in New York City, is a frequent commentator on CNN. He has produced an engaging single-volume encyclopedia, with over 300 entries, on the subject of terrorism worldwide. Appendixes include a chronology of terrorism from 1865 to the present, a list of web resources, an extensive bibliography, and maps  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Encyclopedia
Dictionaries
Biographies
Biography
Encyclopedias
Biography Dictionaries
Encyclopédies
Biographies Dictionnaires anglais
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Kushner, Harvey W.
Encyclopedia of terrorism.
Thousand Oaks, Calif. : Sage Publications, ©2003
(OCoLC)607145214
Online version:
Kushner, Harvey W.
Encyclopedia of terrorism.
Thousand Oaks, Calif. : Sage Publications, ©2003
(OCoLC)607904580
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Harvey W Kushner
ISBN: 0761924086 9780761924081
OCLC Number: 50725450
Awards: Library Journal Best Reference Title, 2002.
Booklist Editor's Choice, Best of 2003.
RUSA Outstanding Reference Source, 2003.
Description: xxvii, 523 pages : illustrations, maps ; 29 cm
Contents: List of entries --
Reader's guide --
Foreword / James K. Kallstrom --
Preface --
Introduction --
About the author --
Entries A-Z --
Appendix A. Locations of terrorist activity --
Appendix B. Web sites --
Appendix C. Chronology --
Appendix D. Bibliography --
Index.
Responsibility: Harvey W. Kushner.
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