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bin Laden: The Man Who Declared War on America

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"Fascinating account. I strongly recommend it." —Jeane J. Kirkpatrick

World-renowned terrorism expert Yossef Bodansky explores the transformation of Osama bin Laden from a once promising engineering student into the cold-blooded leader of the radical Islamic terrorist group, al Qaeda. With meticulous detail, Bodansky chronicles the events leading up to the international ope
Published May 4th 2011 by Prima Lifestyles (first published 1999)
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Es un estudio que ofrece una vasta idea de lo que implica la guerra santa (jihad). Permite entender los intereses religiosos, políticos y económicos que provocan y/o justifican el conflicto; Explica con detalle el génesis de las organizaciones terroristas así como el modo en que operan y se sustentan. Muestra el importante papel que juega Osama Bin Laden en dichas organizaciones y dimensiona la gravedad de un conflicto que parece no tener fin.
Congressional staffer tells the story of radical Islam from the Iranian Revolution through the Kosovo war.

This author strongly argues that all major international terrorism is state-sponsored and downplays divisions within the Islamic world. Author is not convincing in his assertions that bin Laden is nuclear-armed and under the sway of Iran and Iraq.

This book gives no sense of bin Laden the man.
Pone en perspectiva las organizaciones islámicas extremistas y como jugó su papel Osama Bin Laden en la finanziación y adoctrinamiento terrorista, ademas de su comienzo y su implicacion en el primer atentado contra el world trade center
Don Thompson
Did not know much about Bin Laden until reading this book. Nor did I have any concept of the how much America had in creating him.
Good read into the life of Bin Laden before he fled into hiding
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