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The Bin Laden Arabian family Book by Steve Coll – Where did Osama come from

From Publishers Weekly The bin Ladens are famous for spawning the world’s foremost terrorist and building one of the Middle East’s foremost corporate dynasties. Pulitzer Prizewinner Coll (Ghost Wars) delivers a sprawling history of the multifaceted clan, paying special attention to its two most emblematic members. Patriarch Mohamed’s eldest son, Salem, was a caricature of Continue Reading →