The Hunt for the Engineer: How Israeli Agents Tracked the Hamas Master Bomber

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Fromm International, 1999 - Political Science - 303 pages
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"The Hunt for the Engineer is a real-life thriller that provides a rare look behind the scenes of Israel's secretive security apparatus and how it operates within the stark context of life and death in the Holy Land, where bombs are once again shaping the political landscape."--BOOK JACKET.

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Yehiya Ayyash was a necessarily paranoid but very successful young Palestinian bomb builder known as "The Engineer." His three-year terror campaign in the mid-1990s killed 130 Israelis and wounded ... Read full review


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Samuel M. Katz is an expert on Middle East security issues, international terrorism, and military special operations and counter-terrorism. He is the former editor-in-chief of Special Operations Report. He has written several books including Soldier Spies: Israeli Military Intelligence, Anytime, Anywhere: On Patrol with the NYPD's Emergency Service Unit, Relentless Pursuit: The DSS and the Manhunt for the Al-Qaeda Terrorists, The Hunt for the Engineer: How Israeli Agents Tracked the Hamas Master Bomber, and Under Fire: The Untold Story of the Attack in Benghazi.

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