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Encyclopedia of terrorism

Author: Harvey W Kushner
Publisher: Thousand Oaks, Calif. : Sage Publications, ©2003
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : 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
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Genre/Form: Biographies
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Dictionaries
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Additional Physical Format: Print version:
xxvii, 523 p. : ill., maps
(DLC) 2002015938
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Harvey W Kushner
ISBN: 9781849725910 1849725918
OCLC Number: 755062032
Description: 1 online resource (480 entries) : 47 images, digital files
Contents: Reader's GuideForeword by James KallstromPrefaceIntroductionEntries A-ZAppendix A: Locations of Terrorist Activity (Maps)Appendix B: Web SitesAppendix C: ChronologyAppendix D: BibliographyIndex
Responsibility: Harvey W. Kushner.

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