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Cruising for Trouble

Cruise Ships as Soft Targets for Pirates, Terrorists, and Common Criminals

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Cruising for Trouble by Mark Gaouette
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Description

This book offers an alarming inside look at the security preparations of the cruise industry and the potential for cruise ships to be the target for pirates, terrorists, and criminal activity. * A combination of photographs from the author, the U.S. Department of Defense, the Coast Guard, and API illustrate innovative security measures found on cruise ships, results of terrorist attacks, fire, piracy, and victims of cruise ship incidents. * Provides a list of acronyms found throughout the book, such as the International Ship and Port Security (ISPS) codes and Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) * Includes over 500 endnote references * Offers a comprehensive index

Author Biography

Commander Mark Gaouetteis a maritime security consultant to the Department of Homeland Security.
Release date Australia
March 19th, 2010
Author
Country of Publication
United States
Illustrations
21 Illustrations, unspecified
Imprint
Praeger Publishers Inc
Pages
285
Dimensions
155x235x30
ISBN-13
9780313382345
Product ID
3921686

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