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The forever war

Author: Dexter Filkins
Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2009.
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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.
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Dexter Filkins
ISBN: 9780307266392 0307266397
OCLC Number: 456556301
Awards: National Book Critics Circle Award.
Description: x, 368 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: 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.
Responsibility: Dexter Filkins.
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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.

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