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The Munich Olympics

by Hal Marcovitz

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Published by Chelsea House in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Germany (West),
  • Munich
    • Subjects:
    • Terrorism -- Germany (West) -- Munich -- History -- Juvenile literature,
    • Terrorism,
    • Athletes

    • About the Edition

      Provides an account of the terrorist attacks against Israeli athletes during the 1972 Olympic games, profiling some of the individuals involved and exploring the political and historical reasons for the acts.

      Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 104-107) and index.

      StatementHal Marcovitz.
      GenreJuvenile literature.
      SeriesGreat disasters, reforms and ramifications
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGV722 1972 .M394 2002
      The Physical Object
      Pagination112 p. :
      Number of Pages112
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3954498M
      ISBN 100791067378, 0791069117
      LC Control Number2001053813

      The most scarring Olympics are covered in the exceedingly good Munich Tragedy, Terror, and Triumph at the Olympic Games. David Clay Large, a Montana State University history professor, writes with bite, had access to new sources, and brings intense context. Boston Globe. A detailed and well-written history of the Munich ://   Operation "Wrath of God" (Hebrew: מבצע זעם האל ‎ Mivtza Za'am Ha'el), also known as Operation "Bayonet", was a covert operation directed by Mossad to assassinate individuals involved in the Munich massacre in which 11 members of the Israeli Olympic team were killed. The targets were members of the Palestinian armed militant group Black September and operatives of the

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