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Bombings at the 2013 Boston Marathon


Bombings at the 2013 Boston Marathon

Abstract: 

In light of the series of bombs that exploded near the finish line at the Boston Marathon on April 15, the University of Maryland's National Consortium for the Study of Terrorism and Responses to Terrorism (START) has compiled data on the history of terrorism in Boston, Massachusetts, terrorist usage of coordinated attacks in the United States, and terrorist attacks at previous marathons around the world.

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Miller, Erin and Kathleen Smarick. 2013. "Bombings at the 2013Boston Marathon." National Consortium for the Study of Terrorism and Responses to Terrorism (April). www.start.umd.edu/sites/default/files/files/publications/br/STARTBackgroundReport_BostonMarathon2013.pdf

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Erin MillerKathleen Smarick
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