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Author Van de Ven, Susan Kerr.

Title One family's response to terrorism : a daughter's memoir / Susan Kerr van de Ven ; foreword by Saad Eddin Ibrahim.

Published Syracuse, N.Y. : Syracuse University Press, 2008.


Location Call No. Status
Edition 1st ed.
Physical description 1 online resource (xvi, 183 pages) : illustrations, maps.
Series Contemporary issues in the Middle East
Contemporary issues in the Middle East.
Books at JSTOR Evidence Based Acquisitions
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 169-172) and index.
Contents Illustrations -- Foreword / Saad Eddin Ibrahim -- Acknowledgments -- Prologue -- Breaking apart -- First reactions -- The antiterrorism and effective Death Penalty Act of 1996 -- The decision to take legal action -- Knock, and the door shall be opened -- Words remembered -- Epilogue -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Index.
Summary "A stunning portrait of the intimate way in which violence pulls lives apart, of an American family caught on the stage of Middle East politics and of the moral choices required in seeking justice."
Language notes English.
Other author JSTOR issuing body.
Subject Kerr, Malcolm H.
Van de Ven, Susan Kerr.
American University of Beirut -- Presidents -- Biography.
Victims of terrorism -- Lebanon -- Biography.
Terrorism -- Lebanon -- Case studies.
College presidents -- Lebanon -- Beirut -- Biography.
Americans -- Middle East -- Biography.
Arab-Israeli conflict.
Middle East -- Politics and government -- 1945-
Electronic books.
Case studies.
Electronic book.
ISBN 9780815651581 (electronic bk.)
0815651589 (electronic bk.)
9780815608738 (cloth ; alk. paper)
081560873X (cloth ; alk. paper)