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The Assassins' Gate: America in Iraq
The Assassins' Gate: America in Iraq
by George Packer
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THE ASSASSIN'S GATE recounts how the United States set about changing the history of the Middle East and became ensnared in a guerrilla war in Iraq. It tells the story of the people and ideas that created the Bush administration's war policy, the... (read more)

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Generation Kill
Generation Kill
by Evan Wright
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Read Evan Wright's posts on the Penguin Blog. Read about the Penguin Group (USA) partnership with HBO in support of the Generation Kill Troop Drive here. They were called a generation without heroes. Then they were called upon to be heroes. Within hours... (read more)

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The Blog of War: Front-Line Dispatches from Soldiers in Iraq and Afghanistan
The Blog of War: Front-Line Dispatches from Soldiers in Iraq and Afghanistan
by Matthew C Burden
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A military veteran gathers the best stories from the Internet diaries of soldiers serving in Iraq and Afghanistan, capturing the truth of life on the front lines of the war against terror.... (read more)

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The Good Soldiers
The Good Soldiers
by David Finkel
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It was the last-chance moment of the war. In January 2007, President George W. Bush announced a new strategy for Iraq. It became known as ?the surge.? ?Many listening tonight will ask why this effort will succeed when previous operations to secure... (read more)

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Thunder Run: The Armored Strike to Capture Baghdad
Thunder Run: The Armored Strike to Capture Baghdad
by David Zucchino
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Chronicling the surprise assault on Baghdad--one of the most decisive battles in American combat history--Zucchino candidly recounts how soldiers respond under fire and stress and how human frailties are magnified in a war zone.... (read more)

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The Surge: A Military History
The Surge: A Military History
by Kimberly Kagan
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Understanding the role of combat in the Iraq war is essential for both the American people and the U.S. military. Recognizing the objectives of both sides and the plans developed to attain those objectives provides the context for understanding the war... (read more)

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Blood on Their Hands: How Callous Conservatives Capitalize on Clueless Constituents
Blood on Their Hands: How Callous Conservatives Capitalize on Clueless Constituents
by Forrest Redd
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This book reevaluates the Bush Administration, transferring the blame for eight years of failures and atrocities squarely to the American voters. Redd includes chapters on the Supreme Court's role in the 2000 election, a comparison of Kerry and Bush in... (read more)

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Voyage to a Stricken Land: "Four Years on the Ground Reporting in Iraq: A Woman's Inside Story"
Voyage to a Stricken Land: "Four Years on the Ground Reporting in Iraq: A Woman's Inside Story"
by Sara Daniel
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For nearly four years, Sara Daniel, a star European correspondent, has been one of the few women reporters covering Iraq, daring to venture where few have gone. Starting in June 2002, when war clouds loomed but Saddam Hussein was still very much in power,... (read more)

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The Iraq War: A Military History
The Iraq War: A Military History
by Williamson Murray and Robert Scales
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In this unprecedented account of the intensive air and ground operations in Iraq, two of America's most distinguished military historians bring clarity and depth to the first major war of the new millennium. Reaching beyond the blaring headlines... (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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"Candid and touching, with resonant photographs from Pflaeging, these brief narratives give voice to a too-often-overlooked aspect of female American experience." -Publishers Weekly "[A] wonderful volume. . . . A fitting testament and tribute to our... (read more)

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Now They Tell Us : the American Press and Iraq (04 Edition)
Now They Tell Us : the American Press and Iraq (04 Edition)
by Michael Massing
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Over 500 reporters were embedded with military units to produce news coverage of the war in Iraq for American media outlets. As Michael Massing explains, this did nothing to prevent the coverage from being dependent on sources sympathetic to the White... (read more)

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Iraq in Fragments: The Occupation and It's Legacy (Crises in World Politics)
Iraq in Fragments: The Occupation and It's Legacy (Crises in World Politics)
by Eric Herring
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Documents how U.S. policy in Iraq has ultimately undermined effective domestic governing, and what steps could be taken to develop a more self-sufficient Iraqi state.... (read more)

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No True Glory: A Frontline Account of the Battle for Fallujah
No True Glory: A Frontline Account of the Battle for Fallujah
by Bing West
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Here, in this singular book, is the unprecedented frontline look at the struggle in Iraq to replace American soldiers with Iraqis in the face of continued resistance. What unfolds is a vivid portrait from a veteran author who is in the line of fire right... (read more)

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The Only Easy Day Was Yesterday - Fighting the War on Terrorism
The Only Easy Day Was Yesterday - Fighting the War on Terrorism
by Andrew Anthony Bufalo
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Bufalo's collection of stories, essays, and politically incorrect commentary by and about the Marines fighting terrorism in Iraq and Afghanistan shows how troops feel about being in harm's way.... (read more)

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Blood Brothers (07 Edition)
Blood Brothers (07 Edition)
by Weisskopf
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This “expert piece of journalism by a brave man about brave men” follows three soldiers and a reporter through eighteen months on Ward 57, Walter Reeds amputee wing (The Washington Post) Time magazines Michael Weisskopf was riding... (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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After graduating from Princeton, Donovan Campbell, motivated by his unwavering patriotism and commitment, decided to join the service, realizing that becoming a Marine officer would allow him to give back to his country, engage in the world, and learn to... (read more)

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Apache Dawn
Apache Dawn
by Damien Lewis
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The Apache attack helicopter is one of the worlds most awesome weapons systems. Deployed for the first time in Afghanistan, it has already passed into legend. The only thing more incredible than the Apache itself are the pilots who fly her... (read more)

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Warrior King: the Triumph and Betrayal of an American Commander in Iraq (08 Edition)
Warrior King: the Triumph and Betrayal of an American Commander in Iraq (08 Edition)
by Nathan Sassaman
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The startling and controversial memoir of combat and betrayal, written by one of the most prominent members of the U.S. fighting forces in Iraq. A West Point graduate, a former star quarterback who carried Army to its first bowl victory, and a courageous... (read more)

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They Fought for Each Other
They Fought for Each Other
by Kelly Kennedy
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Based on "Blood Brothers," the award-nominated series that ran in Army Times, this is the remarkable story of a courageous military unit that sacrificed their lives to change Adhamiya, Iraq from a lawless town where insurgents roamed freely... (read more)

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Wiki at War: Conflict in a Socially Networked World
Wiki at War: Conflict in a Socially Networked World
by James Jay Carafano
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In 2011, amid the popular uprising against Egyptian president Hosni Mubarak, the government sought in vain to shut down the Internet-based social networks of its people. WikiLeaks editor-in-chief Julian Assange has been branded “public enemy number... (read more)

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