The al-Qaeda files

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  • Format Videos, Slides, Films
  • Contributors
  • Publication [Alexandria, VA] : PBS Home Video, 2006.
  • Physical Details
    • 2 videodiscs (approximately 420 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in
  • ISBNs 9781415724354, 1415724350
  • OCLC ocm70126051

Summary

  • A compilation of seven Frontline programs centered around activities of the Islamic terrorist group al-Qaeda, produced both before and after the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks. Covers: Osama bin Laden; the U.S. "war on terror"; sleeper cells operating in the United States; al-Qaeda attacks in Europe; and the FBI's top terrorism expert Special Agent John O'Neill.

Notes

  • Documentary.
  • Title from container.
  • "Hunting Bin Laden" originally broadcast on television in 2000 ; "Looking for answers" originally broadcast on television in 2001 ; "The man who knew" originally broadcast on television in 2002 ; "In search of al-Qaeda" originally broadcast on television in 2002 ; "Chasing the sleeper cell" originally broadcast on television in 2003 ; "Son of al-Qaeda" originally broadcast on television in 2004 ; "Al-Qaeda's new front" originally broadcast on television in 2005.
  • DVD, region 1, widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital.
  • Closed-captioned.

Contents

  • Hunting Bin Laden -- Looking for answers -- The man who knew -- In search of al-Qaeda -- Chasing the sleeper cell -- Son of al-Qaeda -- Al-Qaeda's new front
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