2 YEARS AGO, : FRACTURED LANDS: HOW THE ARAB WORLD CAME APART

FRACTURED LANDS HOW THE ARAB WORLD CAME APARTThis is a story unlike any we have previously published. It is much longer than the typical New York Times Magazine feature story; in print, it occupies an entire issue. The geography of this catastrophe is broad and its causes are many, but its consequences — war and uncertainty throughout the world — are familiar to us all. Scott Anderson’s story gives the reader a visceral sense of how it all unfolded, through the eyes of six characters in Egypt, Libya, Syria, Iraq and Iraqi Kurdistan. ..MORE:  nytimes