TITLE

Understanding Timothy McVeigh

AUTHOR(S)
Reavis, Dick J.
PUB. DATE
September 1997
SOURCE
Nieman Reports;Fall97, Vol. 51 Issue 3, p50
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the author's coverage of the arrest and trial of Timothy McVeigh in the bombing of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. Testimony of the author in the trial; Investigations conducted by the author; Difference between Timothy McVeigh and the press.
ACCESSION #
9710032736

 

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