More books of Joseph Croitoru
The Armed Martyr
Suicide attacks count among the most brutal means of modern warfare. In his brilliantly written book, Joseph Croitoru explains the history, motives and organisation of suicide bombings.
Joseph Croitoru, born 1960 in Haifa, studied history, art history and Jewish literature in Jerusalem and Freiburg. Since 1988 he has been working as a free-lance journalist, first in Israel and then for the German-speaking press (Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung and Neue Zürcher Zeitung). Since 1997 Croitoru is a permanent contributor to the F.A.Z. feuilleton, specialising in the Middle East and Eastern Europe.