September 11 and Radical Islamic Terrorism

September 11 and Radical Islamic Terrorism

by Paul Brewer


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Terrorism is a worldwide problem and one of today's most pressing concerns. This compelling series uses the stories of some of the world's most devastating terrorist attacks as the jumping off point for examining different types of terrorist groups and their supporters, the histories of various terrorist movements, and what is being done to fight terrorism. These authoritative volumes examine current hot spots of conflict, tough issues that have yet to be resolved, and how terrorism- and the threat of terrorism- is shaping today's political landscape.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780836865677
Publisher: Gareth Stevens Publishing LLLP
Publication date: 01/01/2006
Series: Terrorism in Today's World Series
Pages: 48
Product dimensions: 7.75(w) x 10.00(h) x (d)
Age Range: 8 - 12 Years

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 September 11, 2001 4

Chapter 2 Al-Qaeda and the 9/11 Plot 12

Chapter 3 Islamist Terrorism 20

Chapter 4 Facing the Islamists 32

Time Line 44

Glossary 45

Further Reading 46

Index 47

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