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The mirror test : America at war in Iraq and Afghanistan / by J. Kael Weston.

Weston, J. Kael, author. (Author).
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  • 4 of 4 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Jefferson County Public Library - Madison 956.7044 WES (Text) 39391006748204 Nonfiction Available -
Kendallville Public Library - Kendallville HISTORY WAR Weston (Text) 37516002022958 Adult New Book Shelf Available -
Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library 956.7044 (Text) 31208912453927 non-fiction Available -
Westfield Washington Public Library - Westfield 956.7044 Weston (Text) 78292000356868 Adult Non-Fiction Book Collection Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780385351126
  • ISBN: 0385351127
  • Physical Description: xix, 585 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : color illustrations, maps ; 25 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2016.

Content descriptions

General Note: "This is a Borzoi Book."
Formatted Contents Note: Prologue: Twentynine Palms, California -- Part I. The wrong war -- Quagmire -- Friends and enemies -- Phantom fury or new dawn? -- Happy birthday -- The potato factory -- Clear, hold, build -- Helo down -- Collaboration -- KIA in Mayberry -- When senators and generals talk -- Sara al Jumaili and the last grand mufti -- A farewell to Fallujah -- The 93 -- To Monument Valley -- Part II. The right war -- Deeper into the Muslim world -- Dilawar of Yakubi -- Khost U -- A handshake, or two -- Reformed Taliban -- The ego has landed -- Life after Guantanamo -- The dead of Sabari District -- The commander and the top student -- Jackpots and dryholes -- Motor City -- Escalation -- Our British friends -- Ask & tell -- A dignified transfer -- Part III. Homefronts --To Cherokee, Iowa -- To Menard, Texas -- The parade -- Semper fido and the Sierras -- Operation Mend -- Spirit of America -- The library -- A museum of war -- Nick's home -- The mall of America -- Epilogue: New York City -- After war -- A soldier's war journal, a soldier's mirror test -- Angels.
Summary, etc.: A former State Department official draws on a wide range of voices and stories to explore the human costs of conflict, asking hard questions about the U.S. wars in Iraq and Afghanistan.
Subject: Weston, J. Kael.
United States. Department of State > Officials and employees > Biography.
Iraq War, 2003-2011.
Afghan War, 2001-
Iraq War, 2003-2011 > Personal narratives, American.
Afghan War, 2001- > Personal narratives, American.

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