Coll's book is so well researched.
Except for the most ardent partisans on either side, readers will come out with a better understanding of how politicians on all sides can really screw things up.
Ghost Wars is an account of U.S. assistance to the mujahedin during the Soviet occupation of Afghanistan and U.S. attempts to curtail Osama bin Laden's influence.
Required reading for anyone who wants to understand the cultural and political tectonic plates of the modern Middle East.Published 1 day ago by James OReilly
Great book if you'd like more insight into the CIA's involvement in the Middle East leading up to 9/11Published 1 month ago by G Patrick Dooley
Long read but very interesting, real insight into the CIA, and the Arab world.Published 2 months ago by Bob McCulley
If you want to understand the present chaos in the Middle East and America's dilemma in how to react to it, read this book. Not an easy read but well worth the effort.Published 2 months ago by Jim Tolliver