Table of Contents
   List of Mapsp. xiii
   Principal Charactersp. xiv
   Prologue: Accounts Receivable, September 1996p. 1
   Blood Brothers, November 1979 to February 1989p. 19
      "We're Going to Die Here"p. 21
      "Lenin Taught Us"p. 38
      "Go Raise Hell"p. 53
      "I Loved Osama"p. 71
      "Don't Make It Our War"p. 89
      "Who Is This Massoud?"p. 107
      "The Terrorists Will Own the World"p. 125
      "Inshallah, You Will Know My Plans"p. 147
      "We Won"p. 170
   The One-Eyed Man Was King, March 1989 to December 1997p. 187
      "Serious Risks"p. 189
      "A Rogue Elephant"p. 205
      "We Are in Danger"p. 225
      "A Friend of Your Enemy"p. 240
      "Maintain a Prudent Distance"p. 257
      "A New Generation"p. 266
      "Slowly, Slowly Sucked into It"p. 280
      "Dangling the Carrot"p. 301
      "We Couldn't Indict Him"p. 314
      "We're Keeping These Stingers"p. 336
      "Does America Need the CIA?"p. 353
   The Distant Enemy, January 1998 to September 10, 2001p. 369
      "You Are to Capture Him Alive"p. 371
      "The Kingdom's Interests"p. 397
      "We Are at War"p. 416
      "Let's Just Blow the Thing Up"p. 437
      "The Manson Family"p. 451
      "That Unit Disappeared"p. 470
      "You Crazy White Guys"p. 487
      "Is There Any Policy?"p. 504
      "Daring Me to Kill Them"p. 520
      "What Face Will Omar Show to God?"p. 538
      "Many Americans Are Going to Die"p. 553
      "What an Unlucky Country"p. 567
   Notesp. 577
   Bibliographyp. 653
   Acknowledgmentsp. 665
   Indexp. 669