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In the Company of Soldiers

A Chronicle of Combat

by Rick Atkinson

  • 200 Want to read
  • 5 Currently reading

Published by Henry Holt and Co. .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Iraq War, 2003-,
  • Political Freedom & Security - International Secur,
  • History - Military / War,
  • Army.,
  • Political Ideologies - Democracy,
  • Military - Iraq War,
  • History: World,
  • Military - General,
  • Military - Iraq War (2003-),
  • Political Freedom & Security - Terrorism,
  • History / Military / General,
  • Army,
  • United States,
  • United States.,
  • 21st century,
  • Airborne Division, 101st,
  • Campaigns,
  • History

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages336
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7933016M
    ISBN 100805075615
    ISBN 109780805075618

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Indeed, the disturbing omens of chaos hinted at soon after the invasion began in the spring of would come into sharper relief when the book was published a year later.

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I didn't find this book to be quite as engrossing as Atkinson's earlier The Long Gray Line, perhaps because In the Company of /5(). In the Company of Soldiers A Chronicle of Combat “Intimate, vivid, and well-informed On the field of battle where more than journalists were ’embedded,’ Atkinson stood apart as one of the very rare war correspondents who are also fine military historians.” —The New York Times Book Review.

Soldiers, his last book, has been seen through the press by his family and friends. There are a few minor errors and misprints, which Holmes himself, with his extraordinary recall of accurate. For soldiers in the st Airborne Division, the road to Baghdad began with a midnight flight out of Fort Campbell, Kentucky, in late February For Rick Atkinson, who would spend nearly two months covering the division for The Washington Post, the war in Iraq provided a unique opportunity to observe today's U.S.

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