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Terrorism in America

Terrorism in America

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Published by Jones and Bartlett in Sudbury, Mass .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Terrorism -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Statement[edited by] Kevin Borgeson, Robin Valeri.
    ContributionsBorgeson, Kevin., Valeri, Robin.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV6432 .T499 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16973527M
    ISBN 109780763755249
    LC Control Number2008028934
    OCLC/WorldCa233697369


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