TITLE

KIDNAP AND RANSOM: THE RESPONSE

AUTHOR(S)
Campbell, John C.; Despard, Lucy Edwards
PUB. DATE
March 1979
SOURCE
Foreign Affairs;Spring79, Vol. 57 Issue 4, p946
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This section presents an overview of the book Kidnap and Ransom: The Response, by Richard Clutterbuck.
ACCESSION #
17050909

 

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