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Jason Burke: The Key Books on Muslim Extremism | The Guardian

November 7, 2012 |

Ghost Wars: The Secret History of the CIA, Afghanistan, and Bin Laden by Stephen Coll. There are many great things about this fine investigative history ... Pakistan: A Hard Country by Anatol Lieven. This book generated a lot of controversy in Pakistan when it came out ... Manhunt: From 9/11 to Abbottabad - The Ten-year Search for Osama bin Laden by Peter Bergen. A useful, intelligent and reasonable account of how Osama bin Laden was found and killed ...