The Occupation: War and Resistance in Iraq

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Verso, 2007 - Political Science - 229 pages
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In February 2003, Patrick Cockburn traveled to Iraq, just before the US/British invasion and has covered the war ever since. He traces how the occupation's failure led to the collapse of the country and the high price paid by Iraqis.

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Review: The Occupation: War and Resistance in Iraq

User Review  - Yas - Goodreads

The 2nd half of the book is better than the first half. mainly because alot of what is said in the first half is better and more thoroughly explained in Cockburns's Muqtada al Sadr book. The second ... Read full review

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Perfect. Read this thing. Read full review

Contents

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Chapter VII
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Chapter VIII
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About the author (2007)

Patrick Cockburn, Middle East correspondent of "Independent," has been visiting Iraq since 1978. He was awarded the 2005 Martha Gellhorn prize for war reporting. He is the author of "The Broken Boy," a memoir, and, with Andrew Cockburn, "Out of the Ashes: The Resurrection of Saddam Hussein.

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