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The Resource All-American monster : the unauthorized biography of Timothy McVeigh, by Brandon M. Stickney

All-American monster : the unauthorized biography of Timothy McVeigh, by Brandon M. Stickney

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All-American monster : the unauthorized biography of Timothy McVeigh
Title
All-American monster
Title remainder
the unauthorized biography of Timothy McVeigh
Statement of responsibility
by Brandon M. Stickney
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • At 9:02 A.M. on April 19, 1995, the serenity of America's heartland was destroyed when a massive explosion leveled one side of the Alfred P. Murrah Federal Building in Oklahoma City, and the reality of terrorism shocked the nation. Damage from the blast covered many city blocks; 168 men, women, and children were killed; and an estimated 500 were injured. On April 21, Timothy McVeigh was formally charged as a suspect in the bombing. More than a year after the bombings, as
  • the wheels of justice grind slowly toward a trial, the nation, in its shock and horror, still asks: Who is Timothy McVeigh? Why would anyone commit such a horrible act? What turned a seemingly ordinary small-town boy - a decorated former soldier and war hero - into an alleged mass murderer and the most hated man in America? Journalist Brandon M. Stickney answers many of the compelling questions surrounding McVeigh and the Oklahoma City bombing, and puts this critical
  • information into the broader perspective of McVeigh's childhood, his educational and military service, and his efforts to find meaning and purpose in life. In this thoroughly researched and sensitively written biography, the author, a reporter and native of the western New York area where McVeigh was born and raised, draws on his own personal experience, available documents, and numerous interviews with McVeigh's family, friends, and associates to offer intimate details
  • of McVeigh's life - factors that contributed to his startling transformation from all-American boy to "All-American Monster."
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
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Stickney, Brandon M
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • McVeigh, Timothy
  • Terrorists
  • Oklahoma City Federal Building Bombing, Oklahoma City, Okla., 1995
  • Right-wing extremists
Label
All-American monster : the unauthorized biography of Timothy McVeigh, by Brandon M. Stickney
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm34746015
Extent
pages cm
Isbn
9781573920889
Lccn
96020469
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)34746015
  • (Sirsi) a565608
Label
All-American monster : the unauthorized biography of Timothy McVeigh, by Brandon M. Stickney
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm34746015
Extent
pages cm
Isbn
9781573920889
Lccn
96020469
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)34746015
  • (Sirsi) a565608

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