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The Gift of Valor: A War Story

Michael M. Phillips - Biography & Autobiography - 2006 - 241 pages
A gripping chronicle of the war in Iraq describes how one young Marine, Corporal Jason Dunham, sacrificed his own life to save those of his companions, an act of courage that ...
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Rule Number Two: Lessons I Learned in a Combat Hospital

Heidi Squier Kraft - History - 2007 - 256 pages
When Lieutenant Commander Heidi Kraft's twin son and daughter were fifteen months old, she was deployed to Iraq. A clinical psychologist in the US Navy, Kraft's job was to ...
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Denial and Deception: A Study of the Bush Administration's Rhetorical Case ...

Alan Kennedy-Shaffer - Biography & Autobiography - 2006 - 208 pages
Denial and Deception: A Study of the Bush Administration's Rhetorical Case for Invading Iraq delivers a refreshingly objective snapshot of the relationship between President ...
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Black Hearts: One Platoon's Descent into Madness in Iraq's Triangle of Death

Jim Frederick - History - 2010 - 464 pages
This is the story of a small group of soldiers from the 101st Airborne Division’s fabled 502nd Infantry Regiment—a unit known as “the Black Heart Brigade.” Deployed in late ...
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Cobra II: The Inside Story of the Invasion and Occupation of Iraq

Michael R. Gordon, Bernard E. Trainor - History - 2006 - 416 pages
Written by the chief military correspondent of the New York Times and a prominent retired Marine general, this is the definitive account of the invasion of Iraq. A stunning ...
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Fiasco: The American Military Adventure in Iraq, 2003 to 2005

Thomas E. Ricks - History - 2006 - 512 pages
Finalist for the Pulitzer Prize One of the Washington Post Book World's 10 Best Books of the Year One of Time's 10 Best Books of the Year USA Today's Nonfiction Book of the ...
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Generation Kill

Evan Wright - History - 2005 - 384 pages
Based on Evan Wright's National Magazine Award-winning story in Rolling Stone, this is the raw, firsthand account of the 2003 Iraq invasion that inspired the HBOŽ original mini ...
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Losing Small Wars

Frank Ledwidge - History - 2011 - 308 pages
Partly on the strength of their apparent success in "small wars" such as Malaya and Northern Ireland, the British armed forces have long been perceived as world class, if not ...
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War for Profit: Army Contracting Vs. Supporting the Troops

Charles M. Smith - History - 2012 - 284 pages
WASHINGTON — The Army official who managed the Pentagon's largest contract in Iraq says he was ousted from his job when he refused to approve paying more than $1 billion in ...
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