AOT #354: Mark Bowden Podcasts The Finish and Gregory Johnsen Podcasts The Last Refuge
Mark Bowden, author of the international bestseller Black Hawk Down, and a preeminent chronicler of our military and special forces, discusses his new book The Finish: The Killing of Osama bin Laden. With access to key sources, Bowden takes us inside the rooms where decisions were made and on the ground where the action unfolded.
($26.00) Atlantic Monthly Press ISBN # 9780802120342.
Gregory Johnsen, a former Fulbright Fellow in Yemen, is a PhD candidate at Princeton University and a frequent guest on NPR. Johnsen discusses and his new book The Last Refuge: Yemen, al-Qaeda, and America’s War in Arabia, a gripping account of how al-Qaeda in Yemen rebounded from an initial defeat to once again threaten the United States.
($27.95) W.W. Norton ISBN # 9780393082425.