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All About Terrorism: Everything You Were Too Afraid to Ask
Suter, Keith,
ISBN: 1741668212
Bantam Books, Sydney, 2008. First Edition
 Softcover Softcover. Good/. First Edition. Introduction by author. Plain text paperback binding with black, ochre and gray coloured titles to the front panel and gray and ochre coloured titles to the backstrip. Colour photograph of author to the rear book panel. "In simple, no-nonsense language, Suter gives a concise overview of the history and politics of terrorism, examining conflicts in the Middle East, Russia, Northern Ireland, Indonesia, Sri Lanka, and other parts of the world. He discusses all the big issues, both local and international from the best way to deal with 'rogue states'to the likelihood of a terrorist attack on Australia." from the rear panel blurb. Creasing of the book corners with rubbing of the book edges and panels. Age toning and yellow splodges to the text block edges, with lighter age toning of the pages. This is the first Australian edition. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. 344, [2] pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Politics & Government; Terrorism; Modern; History. ISBN: 1741668212. ISBN/EAN: 9781741668216. Inventory No: 0124065. This book is light, and postage will be reduced to $8.00 for shipment within Australia. . Good
Price: $9.60 (AUD)
Book Number: 0124065  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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Among the Heroes; United Flight 93 and the Passengers and Crew Who Fought Back
Longman, Jere,
ISBN: 0743230981
Simon & Schuster, London, 2002. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Photographic. First Edition. acknowledgements, preface by author, sources and index. Between pages 128 and 129 there are 16 pages of black-and-white photographs. Dark blue coloured boards with gilt coloured titles to the back strip. Photographic dustwrapper white and yellow coloured titles to the front panel and white coloured titles to the back strip. The events of September 11, 2001 have etched themselves on the minds the world. On that day, four planes were hijacked in America, two were plunged into the World Trade Centre in New York, one on to the Pentagon, and, United Flight 93 was likewise planned to be used in a similar attack on another chosen target. But, in this instance, the passengers decided to take back control of the plane and to stop the death and destruction that had been planned even at the cost of their own lives. This is their story. Rubbing of the back strip corners and book corners. Light tanning of the text block edges and age toning of the pages. Rubbing of the dustwrapper edges and panels. Full Number Line. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. [7], VIII - XIV, [3], 2 - 288 pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Photographic. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Politics & Government; Terrorism; United States; Modern; Aviation. ISBN: 0743230981. ISBN/EAN: 9780743230988. Inventory No: 0127659. Very Good Condition
Price: $13.20 (AUD)
Book Number: 0127659  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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Blood Year; Islamic State and the Failures of the War on Terror
Kilcullen, David,
ISBN: 1863958258
Black Inc., Carlton, Victoria, 2016. First Edition
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/. First Edition. Preface: ISIS and the War on Terror, note on sources, maps, acknowledgements and index. At the beginning of the text there are eight pages of maps. Photographic paperback binding white and pale yellow coloured titles to the front panel and black and white coloured titles on the back strip In this book the author discusses what he calls the ' ... "blood year" massacres and beheadings, fallen cities, collapsed and collapsing states, the unravelling of a decade of foreign policy and military strategy. We witnessed the rise of ISIS splintering of government in Iraq, and a brutal Syrian civil war. What went wrong?' from the rear panel blurb. Minor creasing of the book owners with rubbing of the edges and panels. Size: Trade Paperback. [6] VII XI, [8] 288 pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Military & Warfare; Terrorism; Modern; Politics & Government. ISBN: 1863958258. ISBN/EAN: 9781863958257. Inventory No: 0127583. Very Good Condition
Price: $13.20 (AUD)
Book Number: 0127583  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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The Fall of Pan Am 103
Emerson, Steven and Duffy, Brian,
ISBN: 0708883478
Futura, London, 1990. First Paperback Edition
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/. Illustrator: 1. First Paperback Edition. acknowledgements, note on sources and the methodology, The Victims of Pan Am 103 and index. Colour photographic card cover with black and white coloured titles to the front panel and red and white coloured titles to the backstrip. "Four days before Christmas 1988, Pan Am flight 103 and its 259 passengers were blown out of the sky over Lockerbie. The horrific event became the focus of the largest international counter-terrorist investigation ever launched, spanning four continents and 11 countries, employing more than 10,000 people, and led by the FBI, CIA, Scotland Yard, the Scottish police, and Germany's BKA." -- from the rear panel blurb. Because of the authors' contacts within law enforcement and intelligence agencies, they gained unprecedented access to the investigators and their findings ":... not only the names of the people and organisations responsible for the bombings and the painstaking process by which they were discovered, but the web of lies and deception that for too long kept investigators from the truth; and, shockingly, might have facilitated the bombing itself." -- again from the rear panel blurb. Creasing to the book corners with rubbing of the book edges and panels. Age toning of the textblock edges and pages with black remainder stripe to the lower textblock edge. Size: 12mo (standard paperback). 351, [1] pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: 1. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Aviation; Terrorism; Military & Warfare. ISBN: 0708883478. ISBN/EAN: 9780708883471. Inventory No: 0119706. This book is light, and postage will be reduced to $8.00 for shipment within Australia. . Very Good Condition
Price: $9.60 (AUD)
Book Number: 0119706  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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The Great War of Our Time: The CIA's Fight Against Terrorism -- From Al Qa'ida to Isis
Morell, Michael with Harlow, Bill,
ISBN: 1455585661
Twelve, New York, 2015. First Edition
 Hardcover (1/4 Boards 3/4 Boards) Hardcover (1/4 Boards 3/4 Boards). Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Photographic. First Edition. Preface by author, acknowledgements, index. Between pages 142 and 143 there are 16 pages of black-and-white photographs. 1/4 red coloured back strip white coloured titles. 3/4 black coloured boards. Photographic dustwrapper with black and white coloured titles to the front panel and back strip. Colour photograph of Michael Morrell to the rear fold over panels. A biography of Michael Morrell, who when he retired was the deputy director of CIA, but, more importantly he was the man who was advising President Bush when 9/11 occurred, and, by President Obama's side when Osama bin Laden was killed by American troops. He was a superb intelligence analyst and briefer and gives a clear eyed view of the greatest threat to peace since Vietnam war. Rubbing to the book edges and minor age toning of the text block edges and pages A little ruffling of the dustwrapper edges and rubbing of the panels. Full Number Line. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. [11], XII - XVI, [3], 2 - 362, [6] pages, . Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Photographic. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Biography & Autobiography; Terrorism; United States; Modern; Politics & Government. ISBN: 1455585661. ISBN/EAN: 9781455585663. Inventory No: 0126050. Very Good Condition
Price: $22.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 0126050  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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