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The Resource The test of our times : America under siege-- and how we can be safe again, Tom Ridge with Lary Bloom

The test of our times : America under siege-- and how we can be safe again, Tom Ridge with Lary Bloom

Label
The test of our times : America under siege-- and how we can be safe again
Title
The test of our times
Title remainder
America under siege-- and how we can be safe again
Statement of responsibility
Tom Ridge with Lary Bloom
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The first secretary of Homeland Security evaluates the challenges faced by the country and his team in the aftermath of the September 11 attacks, the anthrax case, and the emergence of new Al-Qaeda operations, and evaluates the DHS's controversial successes and missteps
Cataloging source
DLC
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Ridge, Thomas J
Dewey number
363.325/170973
Index
index present
LC call number
HV6432
LC item number
.R53 2009
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Bloom, Lary
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • Terrorism
  • Terrorism
  • Emergency management
  • September 11 Terrorist Attacks, 2001
  • War on Terrorism, 2001-2009
Label
The test of our times : America under siege-- and how we can be safe again, Tom Ridge with Lary Bloom
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
To the fields of Shanksville -- We're all expendable -- A powder keg -- Culture of secrecy -- The colors of fear (and laughter) -- The politics of terrorism -- Underneath the scenes -- "Buttoning up" Iraq -- Matthew Broderick's day off -- Anthrax at the Oscars -- Internationally speaking -- Christmas orange -- FEMA and the gathering storm -- The politics of terrorism -- E pluribus unum -- An enlightened congress -- Beliefs and choices
Control code
ocm316019742
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xv, 288 pages
Isbn
9780312534875
Lccn
2009016740
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)316019742
  • (Sirsi) a1011738
Label
The test of our times : America under siege-- and how we can be safe again, Tom Ridge with Lary Bloom
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
To the fields of Shanksville -- We're all expendable -- A powder keg -- Culture of secrecy -- The colors of fear (and laughter) -- The politics of terrorism -- Underneath the scenes -- "Buttoning up" Iraq -- Matthew Broderick's day off -- Anthrax at the Oscars -- Internationally speaking -- Christmas orange -- FEMA and the gathering storm -- The politics of terrorism -- E pluribus unum -- An enlightened congress -- Beliefs and choices
Control code
ocm316019742
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xv, 288 pages
Isbn
9780312534875
Lccn
2009016740
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)316019742
  • (Sirsi) a1011738

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