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Terrorism | Terrorism

andrew-d-wice's picture
Feb.21.2008
To the Last Drop follows five characters through the course of a war between Texas and New Mexico.  The novel begins with the accidental discovery of water in the arid southeast corner of New Mexico.  Texas and New Mexico become tangled in a bitter legal dispute over the rights to that water.  A...
michael-ross's picture
Feb.12.2008
The riveting story of a Canadian who serves as a senior officer in Israel’s legendary Mossad. In 1982 a young Michael Ross joins the legion of Canadian twenty-somethings backpacking in Europe. Through happenstance, he winds up working on a Kibbutz in Israel, where he falls in love with the land and...
terence-clarke's picture
Dec.30.2007
In this collection of related short stories, the main character Dan Collins is working for the U.S. Agency for International Development in Sarawak in western Borneo. It is in the early 1960s, and the British colonial regime has recently turned Sarawak over to the new government of Malaysia....
neal-pollack's picture
Dec.27.2007
On Sept. 11, 2001, the world was shaken to its foundations unlike on any other foundation-shaking day in the history of the world. Fortunately, Neal Pollack was a few miles away, In Brooklyn, and it only took him couple of hours to start writing. Unlike any other writer since the terrorist attacks...
james-patterson's picture
Dec.27.2007
The breathtaking suspense of Kiss the Girls and the authenticity of N.Y.P.D. Blue: Welcome to James Patterson’s classic superthriller, Black Friday. A courageous federal agent, a powerful and resourceful woman lawyer—only they can possibly stop the unspeakable from happening. New York City is under...
james-patterson's picture
Dec.27.2007
Detective Lindsay Boxer and Assistant District Attorney Jill Bernhardt are enjoying a quiet afternoon in San Francisco when a townhouse across the street explodes in flames. A sinister note signed "August Spies" is found at the scene of the disaster, and the body of an infant who was...
james-patterson's picture
Dec.27.2007
Alex Cross is back—and so is the Big Bad Wolf. Terrorists have seized the world’s largest cities. London, Washington, DC, New York, and Frankfurt will be destroyed, unless their demands are met—and their demands are impossible. After a city in the western United States is fire bombed—a practice...
bharati-mukherjee's picture
Dec.27.2007
Bharati Mukherjee and her husband Clark Blaise wrote this book about the 1985 terrorist bombing that downed an Air India jetliner over the Atlantic Ocean near Ireland, killing 329 people, most of whom were Canadian citizens. The incident has been the subject of continuing controversy.