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The Resource Stealing the sword : limiting terrorist use of advanced conventional weapons, James Bonomo [and others]

Stealing the sword : limiting terrorist use of advanced conventional weapons, James Bonomo [and others]

Label
Stealing the sword : limiting terrorist use of advanced conventional weapons
Title
Stealing the sword
Title remainder
limiting terrorist use of advanced conventional weapons
Statement of responsibility
James Bonomo [and others]
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Part of a series examining the technology competition between security organizations and terrorist organizations, this report focuses on understanding how terrorist groups make technology choices and consequently how the United States can discourage their adoption of advanced conventional weapons. Five types of advanced conventional weapons are identified that could provide terrorists with a new and qualitatively different weapon capability: sniper rifles, squad-level weapons, antitank missiles, large limpet mines, and mortar systems. Two key methods of limiting the threat from these systems i
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
363.325/16
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
UF500
LC item number
.S84 2007eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Bonomo, James
  • Rand Corporation
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  • Weapons systems
  • Arms control
  • Terrorism
  • Terrorism
Label
Stealing the sword : limiting terrorist use of advanced conventional weapons, James Bonomo [and others]
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"MG-510"--Page 4 of cover
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 117-126)
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Preface; Contents; Figures; Tables; Summary; Acknowledgments; Abbreviations; Chapter One -- Introduction; Study Approach; Chapter Two -- What Types of Advanced Military Weapons Could Become Available to Terrorists?; Advanced Small Arms; Mortar Systems; Sniper Systems; Antitank Guided Weapons; Man-Portable Antiarmor Weapons; Limpet Mines; Advanced Land Mines; Night Vision; Chapter Three -- What Advanced Conventional Weapons Are Potentially Most Useful and Attractive to Terrorists?; Game-Changing Weapons; Terrorist Scenarios Involving Advanced ConventionalWeapons
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxvii, 126 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780833039651
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Stealing the sword : limiting terrorist use of advanced conventional weapons, James Bonomo [and others]
Publication
Note
"MG-510"--Page 4 of cover
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 117-126)
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Preface; Contents; Figures; Tables; Summary; Acknowledgments; Abbreviations; Chapter One -- Introduction; Study Approach; Chapter Two -- What Types of Advanced Military Weapons Could Become Available to Terrorists?; Advanced Small Arms; Mortar Systems; Sniper Systems; Antitank Guided Weapons; Man-Portable Antiarmor Weapons; Limpet Mines; Advanced Land Mines; Night Vision; Chapter Three -- What Advanced Conventional Weapons Are Potentially Most Useful and Attractive to Terrorists?; Game-Changing Weapons; Terrorist Scenarios Involving Advanced ConventionalWeapons
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxvii, 126 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780833039651
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote

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