Books by Jonathan C. Randal

OSAMA by Jonathan C. Randal
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Aug. 26, 2004

"A masterful work of reporting, and of great importance in understanding the rise of modern Islamic terrorism and its singular personification."
Osama bin Laden: part Robin Hood, part Che Guevara, part Saladin, part "religious pop star in a land hungering for inspirational role models," and part Old Man of the Mountains, "whose votaries so intimidated Middle Eastern contemporaries that they were dubbed Assassins." Read full book review >
NON-FICTION
Released: June 1, 1997

"An effective, affecting portrait of a resilient, dispossessed people who continue to believe that they shall overcome some day."
A veteran journalist's engrossing take on the Kurds, a people who pose a constant difficulty for governments throughout the Middle East and the largest ethnic group in the world (25 million) without its own country. Read full book review >