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Author Kessler, Ronald, 1943-

Title The terrorist watch : inside the desperate race to stop the next attack / Ronald Kessler.

Imprint New York : Crown Forum, c2007.

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    363.325 KES    Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description viii, 260 p., [8] p. of plates : ill. ; 25 cm.
Note Includes index.
Contents "We're at war" -- Double whammy -- "The wall" -- Cross-examining agents -- Risk aversion -- Pocket litter -- Second wave -- KSM -- Stirring up librarians -- "Spying on Americans" -- Eavesdropping on bin Laden -- The terrorist mind-set -- An American MI5 -- Dumb cops -- "You okay, Dad?" -- Leaks -- An assassination attempt -- Saddam's friend -- Threat matrix -- Neutralizing bin Laden -- Preempt, disrupt, defeat -- Dr. Strangelove -- On the hunt -- Countering spin -- 10,000 threats -- Pulling off a nuclear attack -- The CEO of the war on terror.
Subject Terrorism -- Prevention.
Terrorism -- Government policy -- United States.
Intelligence service -- United States.
War on Terrorism, 2001-2009-
ISBN 9780307382139
0307382133

 
    
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