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Terrorism, the essential reference guide, Colin P. Clarke, editor

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Summary
The reference guide comprises A-Z entries on terrorist organizations, major terrorist attacks, and prominent terrorist leaders. The work concludes with a carefully selected group of primary source documents essential to understanding the contemporary terrorist landscape and a detailed timeline that will help readers to place significant terrorism-related events in their proper context
Table Of Contents
Abu Nidal Organization -- Abu Sayyaf Group -- Adnani, Abu Muhammad al- -- Al-Awlaki, Anwar -- Al-Fatah -- Al-Qaeda -- Al-Qaeda in Iraq (AQI) -- Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP) -- Al-Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb (AQIM) -- Al-Shabaab -- Anthrax Attacks -- Arab Spring -- Arafat, Yasser -- Aum Shinrikyo -- Autodefensas Unidas de Colombia (AUC) -- Baader-Meinhof Gang -- Baghdadi, Abu Bakr al- -- Bali Bombings (2002) -- Benghazi Attacks (2012) -- Beslan School Hostage Crisis -- Bin Laden, Osama -- Black September Organization -- Boko Haram -- Breivik, Anders -- Brussels Terrorist Attacks (2016) -- Charlie Hebdo and Jewish Supermarket Attacks -- Christmas Day Airline Terror Plot (2009) -- Dhaka, Bangladesh Cafe Attack -- Earth Liberation Front (ELF) -- Egyptian Islamic Jihad (EIJ) -- Ejercito de Liberacion Nacional (ELN) -- Ethnike Organosis Kypriakou Agonos (EOKA) -- Euskadi Ta Askatasuna (ETA) -- Fort Hood Attacks -- Fuerzas Armadas Revolucionarias de Colombia (FARC) -- Garissa University Attack -- Global War on Terror -- Groupe Salafiste pour la Predication et le Combat (GSPC) -- Hamas -- Haqqani Network -- Hezbollah -- Homegrown Terrorism -- Improvised Explosive Devices -- Islamic Movement of Uzbekistan -- Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) -- Istanbul Airport Attacks (2016) -- Ivory Coast Beach Resort Attack -- Jabhat al Fateh al-Sham (Jabhat al-Nusra) -- Jammu and Kashmir National Liberation Front -- Japanese Red Army -- Jemaah Islamiyah (JI) -- Jihad Kaczynski, Ted -- Khalid Sheikh Mohammed -- Khorasan Group -- Kosovo Liberation Army -- Lashkar-e- Taiba (LeT) -- Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE) -- Lone Wolf Attacks -- Lord's Resistance Army -- Loyalist Volunteer Force (LVF) -- Madrid Commuter Train Bombings (2004) -- Mahdi Army -- Management of Savagery -- Marine Corps Barracks Bombing (Beirut) -- Mateen, Omar -- Metrojet Flight 9268 -- Millennium Plots -- Moscow Theater Attack -- Mumbai Attacks (2008) -- Munich Olympic Games Massacre -- Muslim Brotherhood -- Nice (France) Attacks (2016) -- Oklahoma City Bombing -- Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO) -- Palestinian Islamic Jihad -- Palestinian Stabbing Attacks (2015-2016) -- Paris Terrorist Attacks (2015) -- Partiya Karkeren Kurdistan (PKK) -- Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine (PFLP) -- Provisional Irish Republican Army (PIRA) -- Qutb, Sayyid -- Roof, Dylann -- San Bernardino Attacks -- Sanchez, Ilich Ramirez (Carlos the Jackal) -- Sendero Luminoso -- September 11 Attacks -- Suri, Abu Musab al- -- Taliban -- Tehrik-i-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) -- Tunisian Beach Resort Attack -- Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF) -- UPS/FedEx Bomb Plot -- USA Patriot Act -- U.S. Embassy (East Africa) Bombings -- USS Cole Bombing -- Weapons of Mass Destruction -- Weathermen -- Westgate Mall Attack -- World Trade Center (New York) Bombing (1993) -- Zarqawi, Abu Musab al- -- Zawahiri, Ayman al-
Language
eng
Literary Form
non fiction
Copyright
Physical Description
1 online resource (xxviii, 347 pages), illustrations (some color), portraits
Specific Material Designation
remote
Form Of Item
online
Isbn
9780144085620

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