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The Resource Stalling for time : my life as an FBI hostage negotiator, by Gary Noesner

Stalling for time : my life as an FBI hostage negotiator, by Gary Noesner

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Stalling for time : my life as an FBI hostage negotiator
Title
Stalling for time
Title remainder
my life as an FBI hostage negotiator
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by Gary Noesner
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In Stalling for Time, the head of the FBI's groundbreaking Crisis Negotiation Unit takes readers on a heart-pounding tour through many of the most famous hostage crises of the past thirty years. Specially trained in non-violent confrontation and communication techniques, Noesner's unit successfully defused many potentially volatile standoffs, but perhaps their most hard-won victory was earning the recognition and respect of their law enforcement peers
Summary
A longtime FBI hostage negotiator recounts many of the high-profile cases he worked on--from hijackings and prison riots to religious-cult and right-wing militia standoffs--and explains how such failures as Ruby Ridge and Waco could have been averted
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DLC
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Noesner, Gary
Dewey number
  • 363.25092
  • B
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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True
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  • Noesner, Gary
  • Hostage negotiations
  • United States
Target audience
adult
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my life as an FBI hostage negotiator
Label
Stalling for time : my life as an FBI hostage negotiator, by Gary Noesner
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Publication
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ocn495781130
Dimensions
25cm.
Extent
x, 226 p.;
Isbn
9781400067251
Isbn Type
(hc. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2010005888
System control number
(OCoLC)495781130
Label
Stalling for time : my life as an FBI hostage negotiator, by Gary Noesner
Publication
Control code
ocn495781130
Dimensions
25cm.
Extent
x, 226 p.;
Isbn
9781400067251
Isbn Type
(hc. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2010005888
System control number
(OCoLC)495781130

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