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NCJ Number: 41022 Find in a Library
Title: EXPLOSIVES AND HOMEMADE BOMBS. 2D ED.
Author(s): J STOFFEL
Date Published: 1972
Page Count: 321
Sponsoring Agency: Charles C. Thomas
Springfield, IL 62704
Sale Source: Charles C. Thomas
2600 South First Street
Springfield, IL 62704
United States of America
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: BOOK ILLUSTRATES THE TYPES OF HOMEMADE BOMBS AND HOW THEY ARE CONSTRUCTED.
Abstract: THIS BOOK IS DESIGNED TO HELP LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICERS WHO MAY HAVE THE OCCASION TO DISPOSE OF BOMBS OR INCENDIARY DEVICES. IT IS ILLUSTRATED WITH ALL THE VARIOUS TYPES OF HOMEMADE BOMBS. THE AUTHOR EXPLAINS THE CHARACTERISTICS AND EFFECTS OF EXPLOSIVES, AS WELL AS THE TRIGGERING METHODS AND FUNCTIONING OF SUCH BOMBS. THERE IS A SECTION ON FIREBOMBS AND THEIR EFFECT. QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS ARE INCLUDED AT THE END OF EACH CHAPTER, AND A PRACTICAL EXERCISE FOR DISPOSING OF BOMBS IS APPENDED.... BDS
Index Term(s): Blasting accessories; Bomb disposal equipment; Bomb disposal procedures; Bombs; Explosives; Explosives training; Incendiary devices
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