A History of Bin Laden

In his new book, reporter and author Peter Bergen paints a portrait of Osama bin Laden by stitching together oral and written accounts of those who knew him well.

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Peter Bergen, author of The Osama bin Laden I Know; author, Holy War, Inc.: Inside The Secret World of Osama bin Laden

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The Osama bin Laden I Know

An Oral History of Al Qaeda's Leader

by Peter L. Bergen

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