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US Army Soldier
Baghdad 2003-04
Written by Kenneth Estes
Illustrated by Howard Gerrard


Format: eBook, 113 pages
On Sale: January 24, 2012
Price: $13.99

Osprey's survey of US Army soldiers' participation in the war in Iraq. In April 2003, after a month of heavy bombardment, Baghdad fell under coalition forces' control. The forces established the Coalition Provisional Authority and in the heart of the city, an 8km square mile "Green Zone" was formed to maintain... Read more >
Special Operations Patrol Vehicles
Afghanistan and Iraq
Written by Leigh Neville
Illustrated by Richard Chasemore


Format: eBook, 48 pages
On Sale: October 4, 2011
Price: $13.95

The patrol vehicles used by Special Operations Forces in Afghanistan and Iraq vary quite dramatically between the theaters as well as amongst the Coalition members, and have been developed and upgraded to meet the demands of the deployment. Covering all the major Coalition nations, Leigh Neville continues his look at the... Read more >
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Special Operations Patrol Vehicles
Special Operations Patrol Vehicles
Written by Leigh Neville, Illustrated by Richard Chasemore
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781849081870
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Special Operations Patrol Vehicles
Afghanistan and Iraq
Written by Leigh Neville
Illustrated by Richard Chasemore


Format: Trade Paperback, 48 pages
On Sale: September 20, 2011
Price: $17.95

The patrol vehicles used by Special Operations Forces in Afghanistan and Iraq vary quite dramatically between the theaters as well as amongst the Coalition members, and have been developed and upgraded to meet the demands of the deployment. Covering all the major Coalition nations, Leigh Neville continues his look at the... Read more >
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Captivity
Captivity
Written by James Loney
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307399298
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Captivity
118 Days in Iraq and the Struggle for a World Without War
Written by James Loney


Format: eBook, 432 pages
On Sale: April 19, 2011
Price: $13.99

The powerful account of the remarkable peace activist kidnapped while leading a peace delegation and held for ransom by Iraqi insurgents until his paradoxical release by a crack unit of special forces commandos.

In November 2005, James Loney and three other men — Canadian Harmeet Singh Sooden, British citizen Norman Kember and... Read more >
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Acts of Aggression
Policing Rogue States
Written by Noam Chomsky, Edward W. Said and Ramsey Clark


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $6.95

In Acts of Aggression three distinguished activist scholars examine the background and ramifications of the U.S. conflict with Iraq. Through three separate essays, the pamphlet provides an in-depth analysis of U.S./Arab relations, the contradictions and consequences of U.S. foreign policy toward "rogue states," and how hostile American actions abroad conflict with... Read more >
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Against War with Iraq
An Anti-War Primer
Written by Michael Ratner, Jennie Green and Barbara Olshansky


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $6.95

Despite public outcry at home and international opposition abroad, the Bush Administration deployed troops and invested millions in preparation for a massive military assault on Iraq. In this Open Media Series special edition, three legal scholars from the Center for Constitutional Rights argue persuasively that the looming war against Iraq is... Read more >
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City of Widows
An Iraqi Woman's Account of War and Resistance
Written by Haifa Zangana


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $12.95

In City of Widows, Haifa Zangana tells the story of her country, from the early twentieth century through the US-UK invasion and the current occupation. She brings to light a sense of Iraq as a society mainly of secularists who have been denied, through years of sanctions, war, and occupation, a... Read more >
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Full Spectrum Dominance
U.S. Power in Iraq and Beyond
Written by Rahul Mahajan


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $9.95

In this compelling big-picture assessment of the U.S. war on Iraq, Mahajan combines his experience as an anti–Iraq sanctions activist with a keen analysis of U.S. foreign policy in the post–Cold War era to provide the analysis that has been overlooked in the mainstream debate. Situating Iraq within the larger context... Read more >
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Impeach the President
The Case Against Bush and Cheney
Edited by Dennis Loo and Peter Phillips
Introduction by Howard Zinn


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $17.95

This brilliantly argued and wonderfully written collection by twenty-two of the best political analysts in the US analyzes the extraordinary and unprecedented threat the White House and its allies present to civil liberties, civil rights, the Constitution, international law, and the future of the planet.
Impeach the President unearths the stories behind... Read more >
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Insurgent Iraq
Al Zarqawi and the New Generation
Written by Loretta Napoleoni
Foreword by Jason Burke and Nick Fielding


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $15.95

An unparalleled look into the Iraqi insurgency and the multitude of forces that continue to shape it, Insurgent Iraq: Al-Zarqawi and the New Generation presents a chilling account of the regrouping of terror networks, and the development of an Iraqi resistance since the invasion by coalition forces over two years ago... Read more >
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Iraq, Inc.
A Profitable Occupation
Written by Pratap Chatterjee


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $11.95

More than one year after the "fall of Baghdad," the reconstruction of Iraq was failing terribly. Ordinary Iraqis waited in line for basic necessities like clean water and fuel, while the number of civilians and soldiers killed escalated in tandem with the billions of U.S. tax dollars spent. In Iraq, Inc.... Read more >
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Overcoming Speechlessness
A Poet Encounters the Horror in Rwanda, Eastern Congo, and Palestine/Israel
Written by Alice Walker


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $9.95

In 2006, Alice Walker, working with Women for Women International, visited Rwanda and the eastern Congo to witness the aftermath of the genocide in Kigali. Invited by Code Pink, an antiwar group working to end the Iraq War, Walker traveled to Palestine/Israel three years later to view the devastation on the... Read more >
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Public Power in the Age of Empire

Written by Arundhati Roy


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $7.95

In her major address to the 99th annual meeting of the American Sociological Association on August 16, 2004, "Public Power in the Age of Empire," broadcast nationally on C-Span Book TV and on Democracy Now! and Alternative Radio, writer Arundhati Roy brilliantly examines the limits to democracy in the world today... Read more >
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Surveillance Means Security
Remixed War Propaganda
Written by Micah Ian Wright
Foreword by J.R. Norton


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $21.95

Subversive and incendiary, this full-color poster book reworks classic war propaganda to comment on corporate corruption, domestic spying, election fraud, gay marriage, blind patriotism, the "War on Terror," and surveillance in America today.
With laughs and jeers, Wright’s distinctive artwork and astute political commentary offers timely and clever insight into the state... Read more >
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Terrorism and the Economy
How the War on Terror is Bankrupting the World
Written by Loretta Napoleoni


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $13.95

Economist and best-selling author Loretta Napoleoni traces the link between the finances of the war on terror and the global economic crisis, finding connections from Dubai to London to Las Vegas that politicians and the media have at best ignored. In launching military and propaganda wars in the Middle East, America... Read more >
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To the House of Collateral Damage
Centuries of the Civilian Dead
Written by William La Riche


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $17.95

This incredibly ambitious, book-length poem takes on the modern problem of war. The poem's great achievement is that it situates our own age, not as a golden age, but as one notable for its harshness and brutality, especially towards noncombatants, as well as for the beauty of the language that can... Read more >
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United States v. G. W. Bush et al.

Written by Elizabeth De La Vega


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $14.95

What if there were a fraud worse than Enron and no one did anything about it?
In United States v. George W. Bush et. al., former federal prosecutor Elizabeth de la Vega brings her twenty years of experience and her passion for justice to the most important case of her career. The... Read more >
The Unraveling of the Bush Presidency

Written by Howard Zinn


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $7.95

Here, in the magisterial yet plain-spoken style of A People's History of the United States, is historian Howard Zinn's long-awaited telling of these last six years of United States history, a time when catastrophic machinations of war have dictated our foreign and domestic policy, and when voices of resistance have appeared... Read more >
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The Fourth Star
The Fourth Star
Written by Greg Jaffe and David Cloud
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307409072
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The Fourth Star
Four Generals and the Epic Struggle for the Future of the United States Army
Written by Greg Jaffe and David Cloud


Format: Trade Paperback, 336 pages
On Sale: October 5, 2010
Price: $16.00

They were four exceptional soldiers, a new generation asked to save an army that had been hollowed out after Vietnam. They survived the military's brutal winnowing to reach its top echelon. They became the Army's most influential generals in the crucible of Iraq.

Collectively, their lives tell the story of the... Read more >
None of Us Were Like This Before
None of Us Were Like This Before
Written by Joshua E. S. Phillips
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781844675999
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None of Us Were Like This Before
American Soldiers and Torture
Written by Joshua E. S. Phillips


Format: Hardcover, 256 pages
On Sale: June 14, 2010
Price: $26.95

Sergeant Adam Gray made it home from Iraq only to die in his barracks. For more than three years, reporter Joshua E. S. Phillips—with the support of Adam’s mother and several of his Army buddies—investigated Adam’s death. What Phillips uncovered was a story of American veterans psychologically scarred by the abuse... Read more >
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Overcoming Speechlessness
Overcoming Speechlessness
Written by Alice Walker
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781583229170
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Overcoming Speechlessness
A Poet Encounters the Horror in Rwanda, Eastern Congo, and Palestine/Israel
Written by Alice Walker


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: April 6, 2010
Price: $9.95

In 2006, Alice Walker, working with Women for Women International, visited Rwanda and the eastern Congo to witness the aftermath of the genocide in Kigali. Invited by Code Pink, an antiwar group working to end the Iraq War, Walker traveled to Palestine/Israel three years later to view the devastation on the... Read more >
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Terrorism and the Economy
Terrorism and the Economy
Written by Loretta Napoleoni
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781583228951
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Terrorism and the Economy
How the War on Terror is Bankrupting the World
Written by Loretta Napoleoni


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: April 6, 2010
Price: $13.95

Economist and best-selling author Loretta Napoleoni traces the link between the finances of the war on terror and the global economic crisis, finding connections from Dubai to London to Las Vegas that politicians and the media have at best ignored. In launching military and propaganda wars in the Middle East, America... Read more >
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Shadow of the Sword
Shadow of the Sword
Written by Jeremiah Workman and John Bruning
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780345516664
Our Price: $14.99
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Shadow of the Sword
A Marine's Journey of War, Heroism, and Redemption
Written by Jeremiah Workman and John Bruning


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: September 15, 2009
Price: $14.99

Awarded the Navy Cross for gallantry under fire, Staff Sergeant Jeremiah Workman is one of the Marine Corps’ best-known contemporary combat veterans. In this searing and inspiring memoir, he tells an unforgettable story of his service overseas–and of the emotional wars that continue to rage long after our fighting men come... Read more >
The Strongest Tribe
The Strongest Tribe
Written by Bing West
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812978667
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The Strongest Tribe
War, Politics, and the Endgame in Iraq
Written by Bing West


Format: Trade Paperback, 480 pages
On Sale: September 15, 2009
Price: $17.00

In Iraq, the United States made mistake after mistake. Many Americans gave up on the war. Then two generals—David Petraeus and Raymond Odierno—displayed the leadership America expected. Bringing the reader from the White House to the fighting in the streets, combat journalist and bestselling author Bing West explains this astounding turnaround... Read more >
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City of Widows
City of Widows
Written by Haifa Zangana
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781583228609
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City of Widows
An Iraqi Woman's Account of War and Resistance
Written by Haifa Zangana


Format: Trade Paperback, 190 pages
On Sale: June 2, 2009
Price: $12.95

In City of Widows, Haifa Zangana tells the story of her country, from the early twentieth century through the US-UK invasion and the current occupation. She brings to light a sense of Iraq as a society mainly of secularists who have been denied, through years of sanctions, war, and occupation, a... Read more >
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