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Steve Coll
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Steve Coll is most recently the author of the Pulitzer Prize-winning bestseller Ghost Wars. He also won a 1990 Pulitzer Prize for explanatory journalism. He covered Afghanistan as the Washington Post's South Asia bureau chief between 1989 and 1992 and has been the Post's managing editor since 1998. He is the author of five books, including On the Grand Trunk Road and The Taking of Getty Oil. He lives with his wife and three children in Maryland.

Books by Steve Coll

Directorate S: The C.I.A. and America's Secret Wars in Afganistan and Pakistan, 2001-2016

The international bestselling account of America's grim involvement in the affairs of Afghanistan from 2001 to 2016.

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The Bin Ladens

'Riveting ... gives us the most psychologically detailed portrait of the brutal 9/11 mastermind yet ... a book that possesses the novelistic energy of a rags-to-riches family epic' New York Times

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