Mark Bowden http://news.stlpublicradio.org en St. Louis Native Mark Bowden On The Killing Of Osama Bin Laden http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/st-louis-native-mark-bowden-killing-osama-bin-laden <p>One of the most dramatic military stories of this young century is about the Navy Seal raid that killed Osama bin Laden, in May 2011.</p><p>Host Don Marsh talks with St. Louis native and journalist Mark Bowden, the author of the new book, “The Finish: The Killing of Osama Bin Laden.”</p><p>Bowden is best known for his 1999 best-selling book, “Black Hawk Down: A Story of Modern War,” which was later made into a film of the same title, directed by Ridley Scott.</p><p>Bowden’s new book about the raid of bin Laden’s compound is drawing praise.</p> Mon, 12 Nov 2012 19:56:47 +0000 Alex Heuer, Mary Edwards & Don Marsh 6339 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org St. Louis Native Mark Bowden On The Killing Of Osama Bin Laden