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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.

Publication Info. New York : Free Press, [2006]


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Description xxxiv, 444 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm
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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.
Religious fundamentalism -- Islamic countries.
ISBN 0743278917
Standard No. 9780743278911

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