The Osama Bin Laden I Know: An Oral History of al Qaeda's Leader

Peter Bergen, a British journalist, is a veteran of print and television journalism and has done extensive reporting about al-Qaeda for more than a decade. His work has been cited hundreds of times by leading magazines and newspapers around the world.

Peter L. Bergen, The Osama Bin Laden I Know: An Oral History of al Qaeda's Leader, Free Press, 2006.

No one knows more about Osama bin Laden than Peter Bergen. In 1997, well before the West suddenly became aware of the world's most sought-after terrorist, Bergen met with him and has followed his activities ever since.

With numerous never-before-published interviews, 'The Osama Bin Laden I Know' provides unprecedented insight into bin Laden's life and character drawing on the experiences of his most intimate acquaintances. This timely and important work gives readers their first true, enduring look at the man who has declared the West his greatest enemy.

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