The First War on Terrorism: Counter-terrorism Policy during the Reagan Administration

The First War on Terrorism: Counter-terrorism Policy during the Reagan Administration

By: David C. Wills (author)Hardback

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The First War on Terrorism examines the response of the Reagan Administration to the political violence it confronted during the 1980s. David C. Wills takes the reader inside the negotiations over how to respond to terrorist acts and shows how the Reagan Administration's decision making process was a crucial obstacle to formulating a consistent and effective terrorism policy.

About Author

David C. Wills received his PhD from the University of Virginia and is currently living in Santa Barbara, California.

Contents

Chapter 1 Abbreviation Key Chapter 2 Preface Chapter 3 Foreword Chapter 4 Introduction Chapter 5 Context Chapter 6 Bombing of the Marine Barracks Chapter 7 Hijacking of TWA Flight 847 Chapter 8 Hijacking of the Achille Lauro Chapter 9 Rome and Vienna Massacres Chapter 10 Bombing of the La Belle Disco Chapter 11 Conclusions Chapter 12 Bibliography

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780742531284
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 304
  • ID: 9780742531284
  • weight: 517
  • ISBN10: 0742531287

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