Guarding bin Laden: My Life in Al-Qaeda
by Nasser al-Bahri
Originally published in French, this well-reviewed 2010 memoir by Osama bin Laden's former bodyguard provides an unparalleled account of life in the heart of al-Qaeda in the run-up to 9/11.
‘Bin Laden’s former bodyguard delivers a breath-taking account’ Tele et Vous 15 September 2011
‘An intriguing glimpse of life inside the al-Qa’ida chief’s lair’ Sunday Times 19 April 2010