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Imperial Life in the Emerald City

Imperial Life in the Emerald City

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Written by Rajiv ChandrasekaranAuthor Alerts:  Random House will alert you to new works by Rajiv Chandrasekaran

  • Format: Hardcover, 336 pages
  • Publisher: Knopf
  • On Sale: September 19, 2006
  • Price: $25.95
  • ISBN: 978-1-4000-4487-0 (1-4000-4487-1)
Also available as an eBook and a trade paperback.

TABLE OF CONTENTS

Map of the Green Zone

Prologue

PART ONE—BUILDING THE BUBBLE

1 Versailles on the Tigris

2 A Deer in the Headlights
The Green Zone, Scene

3 You’re in Charge!
The Green Zone, Scene II

4 Control Freak
The Green Zone, Scene III

5 Who Are These People?

The Green Zone, Scene IV

6 We Need to Rethink This

The Green Zone, Scene V

7 Bring a Duffel Bag

The Green Zone, Scene VI

8
A Yearning for Old Times


PART TWO—SHATTERED DREAMS

9 Let This Be Over
The Green Zone, Scene VII

10 The Plan Unravels
The Green Zone, Scene VIII

11 A Fool’s Errand
The Green Zone, Scene IX

12 We Cannot Continue Like This
The Green Zone, Scene X

13 Missed Opportunities
The Green Zone, Scene XI

14 Breaking the Rules
The Green Zone, Scene XII

15 Crazy, If Not Suicidal
The Green Zone, Scene XIII

16 Lot Left to Be Done

Epilogue

Acknowledgments

Notes

Index