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The forever war [electronic resource] / Dexter Filkins.

Filkins, Dexter. (Author). OverDrive, Inc. (Added Author).
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  • ISBN: 9780307270344 (electronic bk. : Adobe Reader)
  • ISBN: 0307270343 (electronic bk. : Adobe Reader)
  • ISBN: 9780307270344 (electronic bk. : Mobipocket Reader)
  • ISBN: 0307270343 (electronic bk. : Mobipocket Reader)
  • Physical Description: x, 368 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2008.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (p. [347]-353) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Introduction -- Only this -- Forebodings -- New York -- Jang -- Broken hearts -- Expectant -- Gone forever : video : the kiss -- A hand in the air : blonde -- Kicking ass : view from the air -- The man within -- Kill yourself : cloud : Mogadishu -- Pearland Habibi -- Vanishing -- Communiques -- Just talking -- The Mahdi -- Proteus id -- Communiques -- The revolution devours its own : the normal -- The labyrinthe : orange moon -- Fuck us -- The boss -- The turning -- The departed -- Epilogue : laika.
Summary, etc.: A prizewinning "New York Times" correspondent chronicles a remarkable chain of events that begins with the rise of the Taliban in the 1990s, continues with the attacks of 9/11, and moves on to the wars in Afghanistan and Iraq.
Reproduction Note: Electronic reproduction. New York : Knopf, 2008. Mode of access: World Wide Web. Requires Adobe Digital Editions 6 (file size: 1868 KB) or Mobipocket Reader 4.7 (file size: 500 KB).
Subject: Iraq War, 2003-
Genre: Electronic books.

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