xxxii, 497 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
9781439846704 hardcover 1439846707
CRC series in practical aspects of criminal and forensic investigations.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note
Terrorism : an overview Common elements of terrorism Terror defense planning Bomb defense planning Hostage situations Kidnapping Terrorism on public transportation Weapons of mass destruction Domestic terrorism Bomb searches Energetic materials and explosive devices Hostage incidents Transportation terrorism countermeasures Postblast environment Hostage/kidnapping aftermath Interviewing victims Role of the commander The command post Appendix A : Government-sponsored terrorism Appendix B : Foreign terrorist organizations.