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Usama bin Laden"s al-Qaida

profile of a terrorist network

by Yonah Alexander

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  • 33 Currently reading

Published by Transnational Publishers in Ardsley, NY .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Qaida (Organization),
  • Terrorism,
  • Violence,
  • Terrorists,
  • Islam

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementYonah Alexander and Michael S. Swetnam
    ContributionsSwetnam, Michael S.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV6431 .A43 2001
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 v. (various pagings) :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24732880M
    ISBN 101571052194
    LC Control Number2001027881
    OCLC/WorldCa46937492

      A few hours after the terrorist attacks on the World Trade Centre and the Pentagon, the Bush administration concluded without supporting evidence, that “Osama bin Laden and his al-Qaeda organisation were prime suspects”. CIA Director George Tenet stated that bin Laden has the capacity to plan “multiple attacks with little or no warning.”.   Osama bin Laden spent his last reading the books of Bob Woodward and Noam Chomsky, conspiracy theories about the September 11 attacks and continued to plot attacks against the West, according to a.

      Since 9/11, there’s been an outpouring of books about Osama bin Laden, Al Qaeda, the September 11th attacks and the war in Afghanistan. Here is an annotated list of some of the more useful books on those subjects. Osama bin Mohammed bin Awad bin Laden / oʊ ˈ s ɑː m ə b ɪ n ˈ l ɑː d ən / (Arabic: أسامة بن محمد بن عوض بن لادن ‎, Usāmah bin Muḥammad bin ʿAwaḍ bin Lādin; Ma – May 2, ), also rendered Usama bin Ladin, was a founder of the pan-Islamic militant organization was a Saudi Arabian citizen until (stateless thereafter) and a.

      Peter Bergen’s Manhunt: The Ten-Year Search for Bin Laden from 9/11 to Abbottabad is the first in-depth study of how the CIA found the emir of al . The book offers some rarely, if ever before, translated texts from Osama Bin-Laden as well as his 2nd in command Aymam al-Zawahiri. From the lengthy retort aimed at Arab governments who cooperate with America, to the brief clip taken from various news articles and web postings, the A very interesting look into some of Al-Qaeda's public messages.4/5.


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Usama bin Laden"s al-Qaida by Yonah Alexander Download PDF EPUB FB2

The purpose in publishing this relatively short book on bin Laden's al-Qaida network was to attempt to make more people aware of the capabilities and threats from this very serious terrorist network.

It was not intended to be an exhaustive study of bin Laden or al-Qaida nor was Usama bin Ladens al-Qaida book published with the intention of profiting from recent by: Peter Bergen is the author of Holy War, Inc. and The Osama Bin Laden I Know, both named among the best nonfiction books of the year by The Washington Post.

He is a contributing editor at The New Republic and has worked as a correspondent for National Geographic television, Discovery, and by: Usama Bin Laden's Al-Qaida book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. The al-Qaida informal and loose international network in over 5 /5(16).

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In his Pakistani redoubt where he hid for years from American intelligence services, Osama bin Laden worked as a CEO-in-exile for al Qaeda, sending letters to his operatives, critiquing the.

From the award-winning and bestselling author of Ghost Wars and Directorate S In The Bin Ladens, two-time Pulitzer Prize-winner Steve Coll continues where Ghost Wars left off, shedding new light on one of the most elusive families of the twenty-first century.

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Dozens of cuttings from newspapers and magazines, again largely about al. The purpose of this book is not to glorify bin Laden and al-Qaida. Rather, it is designed to provide an easily accessible reference for academics, policymakers, reporters and other interested individuals on one of the most notorious terrorist groups.

The volume exposes much of al-Qaida's mystique and thereby places it in perspective as one of 5/5(1). The Exile joins Osama bin Laden as he escapes into Pakistan in the immediate aftermath of 9/11, bringing to vivid life the years leading up to his death spent on the run and in exile.

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Like other totalitarian movements, the movement’s leaders have rationalized their brutality in a number of published treatises. Now, for the first time, The Al Qaeda Reader gathers together the essential texts and documents that trace the origin, history, and evolution of the ideas of al-Qaeda founders Ayman al-Zawahiri and Osama bin Laden.5/5(1).

The Looming Tower, by New Yorker writer Lawrence Wright, tells the story of what led to 9/11 by following the interwoven narratives of Bin Laden, Ayman al-Zawahiri, the FBI’s former counterterrorism chief, John O’Neill, and the former head of Saudi intelligence, Prince Turki us about it.

The Looming Tower is like A Bright Shining Lie, which is about Vietnam. Osama bin Laden was an avid reader with varied interests, including relations between religious communities in early medieval Spain, the economics of.

This is an incomplete list of books about al-Qaeda. Ahmed, Nafeez Mosaddeq (). The War on Truth: 9/11, Disinformation, and the Anatomy of Terrorism. Olive Branch Press. ISBN Alexander, Yonah; Swetnam, Michael S. Usama bin Laden's al-Qaida: Profile of a Terrorist Network. Transnational Publishers, Incorporated.

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The al Qaeda leader and 9/11 mastermind spent years in hiding after the United States invaded Afghanistan. He. But Osama Bin Laden is nuanced and insightful in its treatment of the late Saudi leader. I came away from reading the book thinking that al Qaeda will find it difficult or impossible to replace bin Laden with someone of similar stature.

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After bin Laden: Al Qaeda, the Next Generation. by Abdel Bari Atwan out of 5 stars 5.Osama bin Laden (ōsä´mə bĬn läd´ən, ŭsä´mə), ?–, Saudi-born leader of Al Qaeda, a terrorist organization devoted to uniting all Muslims and establishing a transnational, strict-fundamentalist Islamic youngest son of a wealthy Yemeni-born businessman, bin Laden was trained as a civil engineer (grad.King Abdul Aziz Univ., Jidda), but following the Soviet.To reveal the inner workings of Al Qaeda, this book collects and annotates key texts of the major figures from whom the movement has drawn its beliefs and direction.

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