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Big Boy Rules: In the Company of America's Mercenaries Fighting in Iraq
Big Boy Rules: In the Company of America's Mercenaries Fighting in Iraq
by Steve Fainaru
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A parallel army lives on the margins of the Iraq war—nearly 100,000 armed men, invisible yet in plain sight, doing jobs the overstretched and understaffed military can't or won't do. The U.S. media call them "security contractors." They... (read more)

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Fistful of Charms
Fistful of Charms
by Kim Harrison
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The evil night things that prowl Cincinnati despise witch and bounty-hunter Rachel Morgan. Her new reputation for the dark arts is turning human and undead heads alike with the intent to possess, bed, and kill her - not necessarily in that order.... (read more)

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Big Boy Rules: In the Company of America's Mercenaries Fighting in Iraq
Big Boy Rules: In the Company of America's Mercenaries Fighting in Iraq
by Steve Fainaru
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A parallel army lives on the margins of the Iraq war—nearly 100,000 armed men, invisible yet in plain sight, doing jobs the overstretched and understaffed military can't or won't do. The U.S. media call them "security contractors." They... (read more)

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Hope Is Not a Plan: The War in Iraq from Inside the Green Zone
Hope Is Not a Plan: The War in Iraq from Inside the Green Zone
by Thomas S. Mowle
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Hope Is Not a Plan takes the reader inside the war in Iraq courtesy of participant-observers brought there to diagnose the insurgency and develop a get-well plan. Focusing on the critical months of late 2004 and early 2005, it looks at a slice of the war... (read more)

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Roughneck Nine One: The Extraordinary Story of a Special Forces A-Team at War
Roughneck Nine One: The Extraordinary Story of a Special Forces A-Team at War
by Frank Antenori
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On April 6th. 2003, twenty-six Green Berets, including those of Sergeant First Class Frank Antenori's Special Forces A-Team (call sign Roughneck Nine One), fought a vastly superior force at a remote crossroads near the village of Debecka, Iraq. The... (read more)

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Why the Iraqi Resistance to the Coalition Invasion Was So Weak
Why the Iraqi Resistance to the Coalition Invasion Was So Weak
by Stephen T. Hosmer
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Draws upon information derived primarily from interviews with and interrogations of senior Iraqi military and civilian officials to examine why the Iraqi resistance in March and April 2003 was so weak. It focuses on two questions: (1) Why did the Iraqi... (read more)

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The War to Oust Saddam Hussein: Just War and the New Face of Conflict
The War to Oust Saddam Hussein: Just War and the New Face of Conflict
by James Turner Johnson
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Addressing key questions people are asking today, this book provides a moral analysis of the war in Iraq and its implications for the future of war and peacemaking.... (read more)

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Surging South of Baghdad: The 3D Infantry Division and Task Force Marne in Iraq, 2007-2008 (Paperback): The 3D Infantry Division and Task Force Marne (Center of Military History Publication)
Surging South of Baghdad: The 3D Infantry Division and Task Force Marne in Iraq, 2007-2008 (Paperback): The 3D Infantry Division and Task Force Marne (Center of Military History Publication)
by Dale Andrade
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Surging South of Baghdad is the first in-depth study of counterinsurgency operations in Iraq during the troop surge. Dale Andrade examines the war in the Multi-National Division-Center, an area of operations established in the spring of 2007 to focus on... (read more)

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Generation Kill: Devil Dogs, Iceman, Captain America, and the New Face of American War
Generation Kill: Devil Dogs, Iceman, Captain America, and the New Face of American War
by Evan Wright
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They were called a generation without heroes. Then they were called upon to be heroes. Within hours of 9/11, America's war on terrorism fell to those like the twenty-three Marines of the First Recon Battalion, the first generation dispatched into... (read more)

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When Janey Comes Marching Home: Portraits of Women Combat Veterans
When Janey Comes Marching Home: Portraits of Women Combat Veterans
by Laura Browder
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This book juxtaposes photographs and oral histories to provide a dramatic portrait of women at war. Women from all five branches of the military share their stories herestories that are by turns moving, comic, thought-provoking, and profound.... (read more)

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Fighting for Fallujah: A New Dawn for Iraq
Fighting for Fallujah: A New Dawn for Iraq
by John R. Ballard
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The vicious urban battle for the insurgent-controlled city of Fallujah in November 2004 was a turning point in the ongoing counterinsurgency campaign in Iraq. It demonstrated the resolve of the Iraqi government to fight terrorists domestically, using... (read more)

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McCoy's Marines: Darkside to Baghdad
McCoy's Marines: Darkside to Baghdad
by John Koopman
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San Francisco Chronicle reporter and marine veteran Koopman was embedded in the Third Battalion, Fourth Marines, during the most recent war in Iraq. He enjoyed a close working relationship with the CO, the battalion sergeant major, and several other... (read more)

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The Occupation: War and Resistance in Iraq
The Occupation: War and Resistance in Iraq
by Patrick Cockburn
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National Book Critics' Circle Award... (read more)

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Hidden Battles on Unseen Fronts: Stories of American Soldiers with Traumatic Brain Injury and PTSD
Hidden Battles on Unseen Fronts: Stories of American Soldiers with Traumatic Brain Injury and PTSD
by Patricia Driscoll
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"In 2003, author and film producer Straus (Prayers on My Pillow) began interviewing troops in Iraq and Afghanistan for the non-profit Armed Forces Foundation; as they returned home, she found their psychological wounds going unaddressed by the... (read more)

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When Janey Comes Marching Home: Portraits of Women Combat Veterans
When Janey Comes Marching Home: Portraits of Women Combat Veterans
by Laura Browder
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This book juxtaposes photographs and oral histories to provide a dramatic portrait of women at war. Women from all five branches of the military share their stories herestories that are by turns moving, comic, thought-provoking, and profound.... (read more)

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Cultural Cleansing in Iraq: Why Museums Were Looted, Libraries Burned and Academics Murdered
Cultural Cleansing in Iraq: Why Museums Were Looted, Libraries Burned and Academics Murdered
by Raymond W. Baker
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Why did the invasion of Iraq result in cultural destruction and killings of intellectuals? Convention sees accidents of war and poor planning in a campaign to liberate Iraqis.  The authors argue instead that the invasion aimed to dismantle the Iraqi... (read more)

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A Carrier at War: On Board the USS Kitty Hawk in the Iraq War
A Carrier at War: On Board the USS Kitty Hawk in the Iraq War
by Richard F. Miller
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What distinguishes Richard F. Miller's A Carrier at War is its focus on individual officers and sailors and shipboard morale as distinct from the usual bomb and bullet reporting. The USS Kitty Hawk's mission paralleled the tortuous course of events... (read more)

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Baghdad Bulletin: Dispatches on the American Occupation
Baghdad Bulletin: Dispatches on the American Occupation
by David Enders
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"David Enders has a stunning independent streak and the courage to trust his own perceptions as he reports from outside the bubble Americans have created for themselves in Iraq."<BR>-Joe Sacco, author of "Safe Area Gorazde <BR>""Baghdad... (read more)

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Patrolling Baghdad: A Military Police Company and the War in Iraq (Modern War Studies)
Patrolling Baghdad: A Military Police Company and the War in Iraq (Modern War Studies)
by Mark R. Depue
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For the 160 national guardsmen from America's heartland, Baghdad was more than just a long way from home. It also confronted the 233rd Military Police Company with America's most difficult challenge in Iraq: establishing security in a nation rife with... (read more)

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Joker One: A Marine Platoon's Story of Courage, Leadership, and Brotherhood
Joker One: A Marine Platoon's Story of Courage, Leadership, and Brotherhood
by Donovan Campbell
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When Donovan Campbell's platoon deployed to Ramadi in the spring of 2004, they believed they'd be spending most of their time building schools, training police, and making friends with the citizens. But shortly after arriving, when Campbell awoke... (read more)

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