TITLE

Khobar Towers: Tragedy and Response

AUTHOR(S)
Vandiver, Samuel B.
PUB. DATE
June 2010
SOURCE
Air Power History;Summer2010, Vol. 57 Issue 2, p51
SOURCE TYPE
Review
DOC. TYPE
Book Review
ABSTRACT
The article reviews the book "Khobar Towers: Tragedy and Response," by Perry D. Jamieson.
ACCESSION #
52417309

 

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