Gadaffi: the desert mystic

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Carroll & Graf, 1993 - Biography & Autobiography - 320 pages
Discusses Gadaffi's transformation of Libya from a tribal community to a modern state and how he was once protected by the CIA as the U.S.'s primary buffer against coups in North Africa. 40,000 first printing. $25,000 ad/promo.

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GADAFFI: The Desert Mystic

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A potted revisionist biography of Gaddafi, by Tremlett (Dylan Thomas, 1992). The author's qualifications for this work don't spring out: He speaks neither Arabic nor Italian; has consulted books only ... Read full review

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