Black Hawk down: a story of modern war
A searing portrayal of modern warfare recounts a 1993 firefight in Mogadishu, Somalia, that resulted in the deaths of eighteen Americans and more than five hundred Somalis, examining the rationales behind the disastrous raid. Reprint.
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Review: Black Hawk DownUser Review - Nickolas - Goodreads
Black Hawk Down: A Story of Modern War is Mark Bowden's attempt to explain the events surrounding the 1993, First Battle of Mogadishu. The entire purpose of the book seems to be allowing the survivors ... Read full review
Review: Black Hawk DownUser Review - Igor Ljubuncic - Goodreads
Not as remotely as good as I hoped for. Too documentary by far, with none of that nostalgic prose like From Here to Eternity, Some Came Running, Battle Cry, or others. Sure, hardly comparable, but ... Read full review