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Live From the Battlefield: From Vietnam to Baghdad

By: Arnett, Peter

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, USA, Simon & Schuster Ltd: 1994

Edition: First US Hardcover Edition

Seller ID: WAR90

ISBN: 0671755862

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with blue boards and pictorial dust jacket, first US hardcover edition (leatherbound first edition was published by The Easton Press at an earlier date), 824gms, 463pgs. Peter Arnett is undeniably the dean of his generation's war correspondents, a breed apart. This book covers his journalistic career over thirty-five years in the world's war zones. Book is in very good condition with mild general wear and tear. Dust jacket is in good condition with light shelf ... View more info

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Baghdad FC: Iraq's Football Story - A Hidden History of Sport and Tyranny

By: Freeman, Simon

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, England, John Murray (Publishers): 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SPOSOC16

ISBN: 0719567947

Condition: Very Good


Softcover, first edition, 364g, 240pgs. With the fall of Saddam in 2003, the despotic reign of Uday Hussein - his eldest son who had run sport for his personal glory and gain - came to an end. In the hope of a new spirit of openness about sport in Iraq, Simon Freeman set off on a quest to understand its compelling football story. Book is in very good condition with only very mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved... View more info

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Assassin's Gate, The: America in Iraq

By: Packer, George

Price: $18.00

Publisher: London, England, Faber and Faber Limited: 2007

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: WAR140

ISBN: 057123044X

Condition: Good


Softcover, first thus, 414gms, 481 pages plus reading group notes. This book recounts how the United States set about changing the history of the Middle East and became ensnared in a guerilla war in Iraq. It brings to life the people and ideas that created the Bush administration's war policy and led America to the Assassin's Gate - the main point of entry into the American zone in Baghdad. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolo... View more info