By Jonathan Randal
How is it attainable for one middle-aged Saudi millionaire to threaten the world's in simple terms superpower? this is often the query on the middle of Jonathan Randal's riveting, well timed account of Osama bin Laden's existence and position within the upward thrust of terrorism within the heart East. Randal lines the present resources of Osama's cash and tells us why the Iraq battle has performed into the palms of the terrorists, whereas additionally delivering crucial perception and history at the background of yank involvement within the heart East. together with his long-maintained resources within the center East and his intimate knowing of the sector, Randal offers us a clearer rationalization than any we now have had of the whys and wherefores of the world's so much trendy and feared terrorist.
From the alternate Paperback edition.