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Holy terror

Amir Taheri

Holy terror

the inside story of Islamic terrorism

by Amir Taheri

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Published by Hutchinson in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Islamic countries,
  • Islamic countries.
    • Subjects:
    • Terrorism -- Religious aspects -- Islam.,
    • Islam -- 20th century.,
    • Islam -- Relations.,
    • Terrorism -- Islamic countries.,
    • Islamic countries -- Politics and government.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesIslamic terrorism and the West.
      StatementAmir Taheri.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBP60 .T34 1987b
      The Physical Object
      Pagination313 p., [8] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages313
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2099599M
      ISBN 100091659701
      LC Control Number88147375


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