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The Resource The Osama Bin Laden I know : an oral history of al Qaeda's leader, Peter L. Bergen

The Osama Bin Laden I know : an oral history of al Qaeda's leader, Peter L. Bergen

Label
The Osama Bin Laden I know : an oral history of al Qaeda's leader
Title
The Osama Bin Laden I know
Title remainder
an oral history of al Qaeda's leader
Statement of responsibility
Peter L. Bergen
Title variation
Osama bin Laden I know
Title variation remainder
an oral history of al-Qaedas leader
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Draws on the author's meetings with the terrorist as well as interviews with his acquaintances, describing his self-presentation as a soft-spoken cleric and offering insight into how he inspires fanatical loyalty
Summary
Draws on the author's meetings with the terrorist as well as interviews with his acquaintances, describing his self-presentation as a soft-spoken cleric and offering insight into how he inspires fanatical loyalty
Writing style
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
169814
Cataloging source
IV0
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1962-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bergen, Peter L.
Dewey number
303.625092
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
HV6430 .B55
LC item number
B475 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bin Laden, Osama
  • Bin Laden, Osama
  • Terrorists
  • Terrorism
  • Terrorism
  • Terrorists
  • Afghanistan
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
an oral history of al-Qaeda's leader
Label
The Osama Bin Laden I know : an oral history of al Qaeda's leader, Peter L. Bergen
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
Control code
ocm62736040
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxxiv, 444 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780743278911
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9780743278911
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
(OCoLC)62736040
Label
The Osama Bin Laden I know : an oral history of al Qaeda's leader, Peter L. Bergen
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
Control code
ocm62736040
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxxiv, 444 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780743278911
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9780743278911
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
(OCoLC)62736040

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