America Confronts Terrorism

America Confronts Terrorism

Understanding the Danger and How to Think About It : A Documentary Record

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Baker & Taylor
Offers documents from various sources that describe the growing awareness of the threat of terrorism, terrorist views and methods, attacks on American interests abroad in the 1990s, and the response of the United States.

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Prados, an international security historian, has compiled US government documents from executive departments and Congress relating to terrorist acts against the US. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (

Natl Book Network
Informative and provocative documents and writings about the terrorist threat. Mr. Prados lays out the essential characteristics of terrorist groups throughout the world; shows how their expertise has evolved along with our perception of their activities; and presents the thinking of experts in the field on strategy, tactics, technology, and the development of effective American policies of counter-terrorism.

Publisher: Chicago : Ivan R. Dee, 2002
ISBN: 9781566634441
Characteristics: 436 p. : ill. ; 22 cm
Additional Contributors: Prados, John


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