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The Gamble: General David Petraeus and the American Military Adventure in Iraq, 2006-2008

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Abridged CDs • 8 CDs, 10 hours

Fiasco, Thomas E. Ricks’s #1 New York Times bestseller, transformed the political dialogue on the war in Iraq—The Gamble is the next news-breaking installment.

Synopsis:

"Fiasco," Ricks's #1 "New York Times" bestseller, transformed the political dialogue on the war in Iraq. "The Gamble," the story of Gen. David Petraeus and the American military, is the next news-breaking installment.

About the Author

Thomas E. Ricks is The Washington Post's senior Pentagon correspondent, where he has covered the U.S. military since 2000. Until the end of 1999, he held the same beat at The Wall Street Journal, where he was a reporter for seventeen years. A member of two Pulitzer Prize-winning teams for national reporting, he has reported on U.S. military activities in Somalia, Haiti, Korea, Bosnia, Kosovo, Macedonia, Kuwait, Turkey, Afghanistan, and Iraq. He is the author of Making the Corps and A Soldier's Duty.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780143144106
Subtitle:
General David Petraeus and the American Military Adventure in Iraq, 2006-2008
Publisher:
Penguin Audio
Read by:
Lurie, James
Read:
Lurie, James
Author:
Ricks, Thomas E.
Author:
Lurie, James
Subject:
Military - Other
Subject:
Modern - 21st Century
Subject:
Military - Iraq War (2003-)
Subject:
Military - United States
Subject:
World History-Iraq War (2003-?)
Edition Description:
CD-Audio
Abridged:
Y
Publication Date:
20090210
Binding:
CD-audio
Grade Level:
from 12
Language:
English
Dimensions:
5.70x5.40x1.53 in. .57 lbs.
Media Run Time:
600
Age Level:
from 18

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