Lawrence Wright: The Terror Years

MON, SEP 12, 2016 (51:23)

Pulitzer Prize–winning author Lawrence Wright became generally acknowledged as one of our major journalists writing on terrorism in the Middle East. In The Terror Years—ten powerful pieces first published in The New Yorker—he recalls the path that terror in the Middle East has taken, from the rise of al-Qaeda in the 1990s to the recent beheadings of reporters and aid workers by ISIS.

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