A Brief History of the Car Bomb
Year Published: 2007
Resource Type: Book
Cx Number: CX7106
Mike Davis traces the car bomb's worldwide use and development. In his analysis, he also exposes the role of state intelligence agencies - particularly those of the United States, Israel, India, and Pakistan - in globalizing urban terrorist techniques
Abstract: A brief history of the car-bomb and the groups that used it, such as the Stern Gang in pre-1948 Palestine, the Tamil Tigers in Sri Lanka, and Shining Path in Peru.