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The Bin Ladens
Language: en
Pages: 688
Authors: Steve Coll
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-04-01 - Publisher: Penguin

The rise and rise of the Bin Laden family is one of the great stories of the twentieth century; its repercussions have already deeply marked the twenty-first. Until now, however, it is a story that has never been fully told, as the Bin Ladens have successfully fended off attempts to
The Bin Ladens
Language: en
Pages: 696
Authors: Steve Coll
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-03-05 - Publisher: Penguin UK

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Inside the Kingdom
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Carmen Bin Ladin
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007-07-31 - Publisher: Hachette UK

Osama bin Laden's former sister-in-law provides a penetrating, unusually intimate look into Saudi society and the bin Laden family's role within it, as well as the treatment of Saudi women. On September 11th, 2001, Carmen bin Ladin heard the news that the Twin Towers had been struck. She instinctively knew
In the Name of Osama Bin Laden
Language: en
Pages: 293
Authors: Roland Jacquard
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002 - Publisher: Duke University Press

"A must read for all who continue to grapple with the twin legacy of hatred and hope from September 11. . . "* International terrorism expert Roland Jacquard's In the Name of Osama bin Laden presents a dramatic portrait of the world's most wanted terrorist and his extensive brotherhood--the network
Osama Bin Laden
Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: Michael Scheuer
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-02-01 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

9/11 almost instantaneously remade American politics and foreign policy. The wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, the Patriot Act, water boarding and Guantanamo are examples of its profound and far-reaching effects. But despite its monumental impact--and a deluge of books about al-Qaeda and Islamist terrorism--no one has written a serious assessment