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Bin Laden: The Man Who Declared War on America

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Who is Osama bin Laden—the only terrorist leader ever to have declared a holy war against America? What drives him and those he leads to hate a West that helped enrich and arm them? Bin Laden's name has been linked to a number of incidents that have cost Americans their lives, including the bombing of the USS Cole in 2000 and the destruction of the American embassies in Ke ...more
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Published September 24th 2001 by Prima Lifestyles (first published 1999)
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Oct 08, 2012 rated it liked it
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.
Oct 20, 2017 rated it liked it
This book has the purpose of telling and informing people about Bin laden. The author tells about the major attacks on America that bin laden had been a part of. The author talks about the 2000 bombing of the USS Cole and many more. The book is about informing g people about
what Bin laden had done towards America and how he did it. It also talks a little bit of what the United States did to retaliate. I didn’t see a really obvious argument within the books or what the author if the author had a
Dakota Lemon
Oct 16, 2016 rated it did not like it
The purpose of this book is to provide useful information on the life of Osama Bin Laden. The purpose was to also expand the knowledge of Osama Bin Laden's reasons for declaring his Holy war on america. To fulfill this purpose the author uses specific dates and events that Osama was a part of which can be checked for their credibility. A couple examples of this is the description of the point at which Osama switched sides to become a part of aidid's USC central committee, the date on which the U ...more
Aug 23, 2013 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
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
Apr 28, 2014 rated it liked it
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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.
Jul 20, 2013 rated it liked it
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Good read into the life of Bin Laden before he fled into hiding
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