American lightning terror, mystery, and the birth of Hollywood by Howard Blum

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Published by Three Rivers Press in New York .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Terrorism,
  • Bombings,
  • History

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 329-335).

Book details

StatementHoward Blum
The Physical Object
Pagination339 p., [8] p. of plates :
Number of Pages339
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24961662M
ISBN 100307346951
ISBN 109780307346957
OCLC/WorldCa299708754

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