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Yaroslav Trofimov
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Yaroslav Trofimov, an award-winning foreign correspondent for the Wall Street Journal, has extensively reported from Saudi Arabia and other Muslim countries. He is also the author of Faith atWar: A Journey on the Frontlines of Islam, from Baghdad to Timbuktu.

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The Siege of Mecca
The 1979 Uprising at Islam's Holiest Shrine
Written by Yaroslav Trofimov


Format: Trade Paperback, 336 pages
Publisher: Anchor
On Sale: September 9, 2008
Price: $14.95

Winner of the Washington Institute of Near East Policy’s Gold Prize

In The Siege of Mecca, acclaimed journalist Yaroslav Trofimov pulls back the curtain on a thrilling, pivotal, and overlooked episode of modern history, examining its repercussions on the Middle East and the world.

On November 20, 1979, worldwide attention was focused on... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.

The Siege of Mecca
The 1979 Uprising at Islam's Holiest Shrine
Written by Yaroslav Trofimov


Format: eBook
Publisher: Anchor
On Sale: September 9, 2008
Price: $11.99

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