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Author Bergen, Peter L., 1962-

Title The Osama bin Laden I know : an oral history of al-Qaeda's leader / Peter L. Bergen ; [with a new afterword].

Imprint New York : Free Press, c2006.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    92 Bin Laden,O BER    Available
Edition 1st Free Press trade pbk. ed.
Description xxxvi, 483 p. : ill., maps ; 22 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Arabia -- The Afghan war -- From donor to holy warrior -- The birth of al Qaeda -- Al Qaeda goes global -- Afghanistan, again -- Al Qaeda attacks -- The charismatic leader -- The 9/11 plot -- The fall of the Taliban and the flight to Tora Bora -- Al Qaeda's quest for weapons of mass destruction -- How al Qaeda took root in Iraq and the story of Abu Musab al Zarqawi -- Bin Laden on the run -- Bin Laden's legacy.
Subject Bin Laden, Osama, 1957-2011-
Bin Laden, Osama, 1957-2011- -- Friends and associates -- Interviews.
Qaida (Organization)
Terrorists -- Saudi Arabia -- Biography.
Islamic fundamentalism -- Islamic countries.
Terrorism -- Religious aspects -- Islam.
ISBN 0743278925 (pbk.)
9780743278928 (pbk.)
Standard No. 9780743278928

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