Biological and Chemical Warfare

Biological and Chemical Warfare

by Hal Marcovitz
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ABDO Publishing Company

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Biological and Chemical Warfare

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ISBN-13: 9781604539516
Publisher: ABDO Publishing Company
Publication date: 01/01/2010
Series: Essential Issues Series: Set 1
Pages: 112
Product dimensions: 6.20(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.50(d)
Lexile: 1090L (what's this?)
Age Range: 14 - 17 Years

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 The Hunt for the Anthrax Killer 6

Chapter 2 Deadly Weapons 16

Chapter 3 Centuries of Killing 26

Chapter 4 Biological and Chemical Terrorism 36

Chapter 5 Armed Countries 46

Chapter 6 The Threat to Americans 56

Chapter 7 Criticism of Response to Attacks 66

Chapter 8 Preparing for an Attack 76

Chapter 9 In the Wake of an Attack 86

Timeline 96

Essential Facts 100

Additional Resources 102

Glossary 104

Source Notes 106

Index 110

About the Author 112

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