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

Author/Creator:
Ridge, Thomas J.
Publication:
New York : Thomas Dunne Books, 2009.
Format/Description:
Book
xv, 288 p. ; 25 cm.
Edition:
1st ed.
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Subjects:
Terrorism -- United States -- Prevention.
Terrorism -- Government policy -- United States.
United States. Dept. of Homeland Security.
Emergency management -- United States.
September 11 Terrorist Attacks, 2001.
War on Terrorism, 2001-.
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.
Notes:
Includes index.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contributor:
Bloom, Lary.
ISBN:
9780312534875 (alk. paper)
0312534876 (alk. paper)
OCLC:
316019742