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The Resource The Boston Marathon bombing, by Valerie Bodden ; content consultant, Morris Taylor, associate professor, public administration & policy analysis Southern Illinois University, (electronic resource)

The Boston Marathon bombing, by Valerie Bodden ; content consultant, Morris Taylor, associate professor, public administration & policy analysis Southern Illinois University, (electronic resource)

Label
The Boston Marathon bombing
Title
The Boston Marathon bombing
Statement of responsibility
by Valerie Bodden ; content consultant, Morris Taylor, associate professor, public administration & policy analysis Southern Illinois University
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This title examines an important historic even--the April 15, 2013, bomb explosions at the Boston Marathon in Boston, Massachusetts. Easy-to-read, compelling text explores the men behind the bombing, brothers Tamerlan and Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, the emergency response to the attack, how the events were communicated and reported through traditional media and social media, the manhunt for the Tsarnaev brothers, and the response of the city of Boston and the nation to the bombing. Also discussed are national security and the prevention of terror attacks, surveillance and other security measures, and immigration reform. Features include a table of contents, glossary, selected bibliography, Web sites, source notes, and an index, plus a timeline and essential facts--publisher
Member of
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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Bodden, Valerie
Dewey number
974.4/61/044
LC call number
HV6432.44.B67
LC item number
B63 2014
Series statement
Essential events
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  • Boston Marathon
  • Bombings
  • Terrorism
  • Boston Marathon
  • Bombings
  • Terrorism
Label
The Boston Marathon bombing, by Valerie Bodden ; content consultant, Morris Taylor, associate professor, public administration & policy analysis Southern Illinois University, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 104-109) and index
Contents
From triumph to tragedy -- Rapid response -- The manhunt -- Saying good-bye -- The Tsarnaev brothers -- Becoming radical -- Seeking justice -- New terror threats and public policy -- Boston strong
Control code
OCM1bookssj0001226199
Dimensions
unknown
Isbn
9781624030543
Lccn
2013941145
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)bookssj0001226199
Label
The Boston Marathon bombing, by Valerie Bodden ; content consultant, Morris Taylor, associate professor, public administration & policy analysis Southern Illinois University, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 104-109) and index
Contents
From triumph to tragedy -- Rapid response -- The manhunt -- Saying good-bye -- The Tsarnaev brothers -- Becoming radical -- Seeking justice -- New terror threats and public policy -- Boston strong
Control code
OCM1bookssj0001226199
Dimensions
unknown
Isbn
9781624030543
Lccn
2013941145
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)bookssj0001226199

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