Violence in the Skies
A History of Aircraft Hijacking and BombingBook - 2016
Aviation security expert Philip Baum delves into the archives to reveal the stories behind the most astonishing and shocking crimes in aviation history, calling on real-life testimonies from hijackers, crew members, passengers, and politicians. The human stories behind the criminal attacks that have plagued aviation since 1911 are detailed in this authoritative and thrilling account of aviation security history, from the legendary hijacks by left-wing and Palestinian groups of the 20th century, to the more recent suicide attacks carried out by fundamentalists and the psychologically disturbed.
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] :, Summersdale,, 
Copyright Date: ℗♭2016
Characteristics: 1 online resource (320 pages)