Anthrax Attacks Around the WorldBook - 2003
Twelve Important Titles Detailing Some of the Most Horrifying Terrorist Attacks Around the World Terrorism hit home for most Americans on September 11, 2001, but teens may be surprised to learn that acts of terrorism have ravaged the world for years. This dramatic series reports the details of several of modern history's most horrifying terrorist acts, and includes current theories on why individuals or groups resort to terrorism. Each book describes a terrorist act in full detail, and contains information on post-attack investigations and trials and the attack's effect on history. Most of us never thought about anthrax until the mailing of several anonymous anthrax-tainted letters drove fear into already shaky Americans following the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001. This book explains the history and the science of anthrax and describes at length the ways in which the virus has been used in terrorist attacks around the world.
Publisher: New York : Rosen Pub. Group, c2003.
Characteristics: 64 pages :,illustrations (chiefly color) ;,25 cm.