Usama Bin Laden is a dangerous opponent, and so are those who might succeed him should he be killed. Bin Laden’s ideas and goals, however, remain little explored or understood. To grasp them, it is necessary to examine the regional and historical context, his experiences, and the sources of fundamentalist thought upon which he draws.
Hashim, Ahmed S.
"The World according to Usama Bin Laden,"
Naval War College Review: Vol. 54
, Article 3.
Available at: http://digital-commons.usnwc.edu/nwc-review/vol54/iss4/3