Bombshell: Women and Terrorism
320 pages | 6 x 9
Cloth 2011 | ISBN 978-0-8122-4390-1 | $29.95 | £19.50
Not for sale outside the United States
"Engrossing. . . . This balanced, readable account offers invaluable insights into a hidden and disturbing world."--Publishers Weekly
"Mia Bloom's Bombshell is a genuine contribution to our understanding of women and terrorism. It demystifies the myths about female terrorists, who often form the invisible infrastructure of terrorism."--Marc Sageman, author of Leaderless Jihad and Understanding Terror Networks
From Northern Ireland to Sri Lanka, women have been engaged in all manner of terrorist activities, from generating propaganda to blowing up targets. What drives women to participate in terrorist activities? Bombshell is a groundbreaking book that reveals the inner workings of the shocking, unfamiliar world of female terrorists.
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