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The Terrorism reader

The Terrorism reader

a historical anthology

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Published by New American Library in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Terrorism -- History -- Addresses, essays, lectures,
  • Violence -- History -- Addresses, essays, lectures

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Walter Laqueur.
    ContributionsLaqueur, Walter, 1921-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV6431 .T49
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 291 p. ;
    Number of Pages291
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4569234M
    LC Control Number77087449


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