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The Resource "All-American monster" : the unauthorized biography of Timothy McVeigh, Brandon M. Stickney

"All-American monster" : the unauthorized biography of Timothy McVeigh, Brandon M. Stickney

Label
"All-American monster" : the unauthorized biography of Timothy McVeigh
Title
"All-American monster"
Title remainder
the unauthorized biography of Timothy McVeigh
Statement of responsibility
Brandon M. Stickney
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • At 9:02 A.M. on April 19, 1995, the serenity of America's heartland was destroyed when a massive explosion leveled one side of the Alfred P. Murrah Federal Building in Oklahoma City, and the reality of terrorism shocked the nation. Damage from the blast covered many city blocks; 168 men, women, and children were killed; and an estimated 500 were injured. On April 21, Timothy McVeigh was formally charged as a suspect in the bombing. More than a year after the bombings, as
  • The wheels of justice grind slowly toward a trial, the nation, in its shock and horror, still asks: Who is Timothy McVeigh? Why would anyone commit such a horrible act? What turned a seemingly ordinary small-town boy - a decorated former soldier and war hero - into an alleged mass murderer and the most hated man in America? Journalist Brandon M. Stickney answers many of the compelling questions surrounding McVeigh and the Oklahoma City bombing, and puts this critical
  • Information into the broader perspective of McVeigh's childhood, his educational and military service, and his efforts to find meaning and purpose in life. In this thoroughly researched and sensitively written biography, the author, a reporter and native of the western New York area where McVeigh was born and raised, draws on his own personal experience, available documents, and numerous interviews with McVeigh's family, friends, and associates to offer intimate details
  • Of McVeigh's life - factors that contributed to his startling transformation from all-American boy to "All-American Monster."
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 976.6/38053/092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HV6432
LC item number
.S75 1996
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
"All-American monster" : the unauthorized biography of Timothy McVeigh, Brandon M. Stickney
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 315-316) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm34746015
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
336 pages
Isbn
9781573920889
Lccn
96020469
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)34746015
Label
"All-American monster" : the unauthorized biography of Timothy McVeigh, Brandon M. Stickney
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 315-316) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm34746015
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
336 pages
Isbn
9781573920889
Lccn
96020469
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)34746015

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