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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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