Terry McDermott

TERRY McDERMOTT is a former national reporter for the Los Angeles Times and the author of three previous books: The Hunt for KSM: Inside the Pursuit and Takedown of the Real 9/11 Mastermind, Khalid Sheikh Mohammed (co-authored with Josh Meyer); 101 Theory Drive: The Discovery of Memory ; and Perfect Soldiers: The 9/11 Hijackers--Who They Were, Why They Did It . A native of Iowa, he now lives in southern California.