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WAR WE MUST WIN

By: ALON BEN-MEIR

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NO GOOD MEN AMONG THE LIVING : AMERICA

By: ANAND GOPAL

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Publisher: PICADOR (MPS):

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HIDDEN WAR : A RUSSIAN JOURNALIST'S ACCO

By: ARTEM BOROVIK

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Artyom Borovik, who died last year, was considered one of the preeminent journalists in Russia. The first glimpse inside the Soviet military machine, The Hiden War captured the soldiers' terror, helplessness, and despair at waging war in a foreign land against an unseen enemy for unclear purposes. When first published, Borovik's groundbreaking revelations exposed the weaknesses beneath the Soviet Union's aura of military might, creating an enormous controversy both in Ru... View more info

WAR AGAINST IRAQ : HANDBOOK FOR THE

By: ARTHUR HENSON

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DUST TO DUST

By: BENJAMIN BUSCH

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Dust to Dust is an extraordinary memoir about life and landscape, mortality and memory, the farm and the battlefield, the adventures of childhood and the revelations of adulthood. Writing with enormous poignancy, Benjamin Busch, a decorated U.S. Marine Corps infantry officer and the son of celebrated novelist Frederick Busch, has crafted a lasting book about our place in time to stand with the finest work of Tim O'Brien or Annie Dillard.From his pastoral childhood ... View more info

ONE MILLION STEPS : A MARINE PLATOON AT

By: BING WEST

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PLAN OF ATTACK

By: BOB WOODWARD

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"Plan of Attack" is the definitive account of how and why President George W. Bush, his war council, and allies launched a preemptive attack to topple Saddam Hussein and occupy Iraq. Bob Woodward's latest landmark account of Washington decision making provides an original, authoritative narrative of behind-the-scenes maneuvering over two years, examining the causes and consequences of the most controversial war since Vietnam.Based on interviews with 75 key participant... View more info

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THINGS FALL APART

By: BYMAN / POLLACK

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Publisher: BROOKINGS INSTITUTION PRESS:

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"Iraq is rapidly descending into all-out civil war. Unfortunately, the United States probably will not be able to just walk away from the chaos. Even setting aside the humanitarian nightmare that will ensue, a full-scale civil war would likely consume more than Iraq: historically, such massive conflicts have often had highly deleterious effects on neighboring countries and other outside states. Spillover from an Iraq civil war could be disastrous." Thus begins this so... View more info

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EIGHT LIVES DOWN : THE STORY OF THE WORL

By: CHRIS HUNTER

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Visceral and compelling, Eight Lives Down is the most exciting and nerve-jangling work of military non-fiction since "Bravo Two Zero." If fate is against me and I'm killed, so be it, but make it quick and painless. If I'm wounded, don't let me be crippled. But above all, don't let me fuck up the task. So goes the bomb technician's prayer before every bomb he defuses. For Chris Hunter, it is a prayer he says many times during his four-month tour of Iraq. His is th... View more info

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EIGHT LIVES DOWN : THE STORY OF THE WORL

By: CHRIS HUNTER

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Publisher: BANTAM DOUBLEDAY DELL:

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Visceral and compelling, Eight Lives Down is the most exciting and nerve-jangling work of military non-fiction since "Bravo Two Zero." If fate is against me and I'm killed, so be it, but make it quick and painless. If I'm wounded, don't let me be crippled. But above all, don't let me fuck up the task. So goes the bomb technician's prayer before every bomb he defuses. For Chris Hunter, it is a prayer he says many times during his four-month tour of Iraq. His is th... View more info

DRAGONS AT WAR : LAND BATTLE IN THE DESE

By: DANIEL P. BOLGER

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UNBREAKABLE BONDS

By: DAVA GUERIN

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UNBREAKABLE BONDS

By: DAVA GUERIN

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IMPERIAL TEMPTATION

By: DAVID C HENDRICKSON

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Publisher: BROOKINGS INSTITUTION PRESS:

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"The peril is not preeminently to the nation's purse; it is to its soul. The danger is not so much that we will fail to protect our interests, it is that we will betray our historic ideals . . . . . There is no assumption made here that the nation has always lived up to its deals; it did, however, always look up to them. We believe that it needs to do so again."--from the IntroductionIn "The Imperial Temptation," two eminent foreign policy experts warn that Ame... View more info

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SO WRONG FOR SO LONG : HOW THE PRESS TH

By: GREG MITCHELL

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Publisher: UNION SQUARE:

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In early 2003, Greg Mitchell was one of the few mainstream journalists to seriously question the stated reasons for invading Iraq. In the years since, he has repeatedly challenged the media to probe the conduct of the war and its toll on our troops. Now, after five years of war, he traces the conflict -- from the "runup" to the "surge" -- and the media's coverage of it, in this important collection of commentaries with significant new additions: an original introduction ... View more info