WorldCat Identities

Bell, J. Bowyer 1931-

Overview
Works: 67 works in 339 publications in 2 languages and 13,476 library holdings
Genres: History  Case studies  Military history 
Roles: Author
Classifications: HV6431, 941.60824
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Most widely held works about J. Bowyer Bell
 
Most widely held works by J. Bowyer Bell
The Irish troubles : a generation of violence, 1967-1992 by J. Bowyer Bell( Book )

19 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

History of the conflict that has made the term "Northern Ireland" synonymous with bloodshed and disorder for the past quarter century. Beginning with the first act of civil disobedience in Belfast in 1967 and ranging from Ireland to England and America, this volume presents a definitive history filled with drama, disaster, heroism, and terror. It also discusses why so many attempts at resolving the crisis have failed. -- Publisher description
A time of terror : how democratic societies respond to revolutionary violence by J. Bowyer Bell( Book )

15 editions published in 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 964 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Forfatteren beskriver i bogen demokratiske regeringers og befolkningers reaktioner over for den internationale terror. Der omtales en rkke tilflde, hvor terrorister under navn af frihedsbevgelser eller til fremme af fred og broderlig krlighed har drbt uskyldige, bortfrt politikere og forretningsfolk, kapret fly o.s.v. og hvor kriminelle eller sindssyge har foretaget lignende terrorhandlinger. Handlinger som hele verden kan flge i TV, medens de udspiller sig. Bell gennemgår de modaktioner, landenes myndigheder har foretaget sig, og de heldige eller uheldige resultater disse modaktioner har resulteret i. Forfatteren diskuterer som afslutning, hvad myndighederne fremtidig kan gre i tilflde af denne art - uden dog i flge sagens natur at kunne pege på frdige lsninger
Terror out of Zion : Irgun Zvai Leumi, LEHI, and the Palestine underground, 1929-1949 by J. Bowyer Bell( Book )

20 editions published between 1977 and 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 861 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the story of desperate, dedicated revolutionaries who were driven to conclude that lives must be taken if Israel were to live. their dynamite bombing of the King David Hotel was only one of the acts of terror which forced the british out of the middle east. in this book the author evaluates whether these acts were extremist or necessary, and whether these men and women were fanatics or zionist freedom fighters
The long war; Israel and the Arabs since 1946 by J. Bowyer Bell( Book )

12 editions published between 1969 and 1986 in English and Undetermined and held by 771 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The secret army : the IRA, 1916-1979 by J. Bowyer Bell( Book )

27 editions published between 1979 and 1990 in English and Undetermined and held by 717 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The secret army; the IRA, 1916-1970 by J. Bowyer Bell( Book )

25 editions published between 1970 and 1974 in English and Undetermined and held by 711 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Transnational terror by J. Bowyer Bell( Book )

9 editions published between 1975 and 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 686 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Forfatteren analyserer terror og den måde den udfres på ved at gennemgå en rkke eksempler "The Irish Republican Movement",oprrsbevgelser i Afrika og Latinamerika samt "The Palestinian Fedayeen". Terroristorganisationerne udfrer deres handlinger over hele verden. Til slut gennemgås de modforholdsregler, der kan tages mod den internationale terrorisme
On revolt : strategies of national liberation by J. Bowyer Bell( Book )

12 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 685 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Forfatteren, som er tilknyttet Columbia University, gennemgår og analyserer 7 tilflde, case-studies, af vbnede konflikter, opstande og revolter, og irregulre krige siden 1945: 1. Revolts and Strategies of National Liberation: The nature of revolt; The British Imprial stage. 2. Revolts against the Crown: The Palestinian archetype: Irgun and the strategy of leverage; Two alternative strategies: agitation in the Gold Coat and communism in Malaya; Two flawed strategies: the Mau Mau in Kenya and the Egyptian Fedayeen in the Suez Canal Zone; Two classical confrontations: containment of EOKA in Cyprus and concession to the NLF in South Arabia. 3. On Revolt: Matrix, Models and a Template: A generation of violent dialogue: the evolving British matrix; The rebel models; An Irish template. 4. The Rebel Vocation: The lethal dialogue
Besieged; seven cities under siege: Madrid, 1936-1939; London, 1940-1941; Singapore, 1941-1942; Stalingrad, 1942-1943; Warsaw, 1939, 1943, 1944; Jerusalem, 1947-1949; Berlin, 1945-1949 by J. Bowyer Bell( Book )

12 editions published between 1966 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 641 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Zawiera rozdz. o oblężeniu Warszawy podczas II wojny światowej (1939, 1943, 1944)
The myth of the guerrilla; revolutionary theory and malpractice by J. Bowyer Bell( Book )

8 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 613 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Murders on the Nile : the World Trade Center and global terror by J. Bowyer Bell( Book )

4 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 582 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Murders on the Nile takes us into a murky underworld of Egyptian exiles, Palestinian and Iranian militants, and Arabs waging jihad in Afghanistan - all of them joined together by a dream of violence, freedom and vengeance. By the beginning of the twenty-first century, these Islamist zealots had filled their ranks with holy men and hijackers, charismatic preachers and street thugs. Their yearning for the paradise of an imagined past had become a conspiracy found not only along the Nile, but ultimately along the Hudson as well."--Jacket
The IRA, 1968-2000 : analysis of a secret army by J. Bowyer Bell( Book )

12 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and held by 469 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Based on thousands of interviews over 35 years with the leaders and members of the Republican movement and the IRA, as well as with the Irish British, and Americans involved in the Troubles - police, paramilitaries, politicians, bankers, agents, diplomats - and deploying a detailed knowledge of all the orthodox printed sources, this work is unique in the literature."
The horn of Africa; strategic magnet in the seventies by J. Bowyer Bell( Book )

10 editions published between 1973 and 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 406 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cheating : deception in war & magic, games & sports, sex & religion, business & con games, politics & espionage, art & science by J. Bowyer Bell( Book )

1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The gun in politics : an analysis of Irish political conflict, 1916-1986 by J. Bowyer Bell( Book )

7 editions published between 1987 and 1991 in English and held by 351 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The dynamics of the armed struggle by J. Bowyer Bell( Book )

9 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in English and held by 346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is an analysis of one of the most prevalent forms of political violence at the end of the millennium. The author has been shot at, kidnapped, expelled and questioned in wars from Central America to Northern Ireland. The book reflects his access to the cultures of political violence
The secret army : the IRA by J. Bowyer Bell( Book )

19 editions published between 1972 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 343 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Assassin! by J. Bowyer Bell( Book )

3 editions published in 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dragonwars : armed struggle & the conventions of modern war by J. Bowyer Bell( Book )

7 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To play the game : an analysis of sports by J. Bowyer Bell( Book )

5 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in English and held by 272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names

controlled identityBowyer, J. Barton

Bell, J. B. 1931-2003

Bell, J. Bowyer

Bell, J. Bowyer 1931-2003

Bell, John Bowyer.

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Bowyer Bell, J.

Bowyer Bell, J. 1931-2003

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J. Bowyer Bell Jewish

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Languages
English (220)

French (1)

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Besieged; seven cities under siege: Madrid, 1936-1939; London, 1940-1941; Singapore, 1941-1942; Stalingrad, 1942-1943; Warsaw, 1939, 1943, 1944; Jerusalem, 1947-1949; Berlin, 1945-1949Murders on the Nile : the World Trade Center and global terrorThe IRA, 1968-2000 : analysis of a secret armyThe gun in politics : an analysis of Irish political conflict, 1916-1986The dynamics of the armed struggleThe secret army : the IRADragonwars : armed struggle & the conventions of modern warTo play the game : an analysis of sports