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Zone Soldiers

  • 356 Want to read
  • 34 Currently reading

Published by DAW .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Science Fiction - General,
  • Fiction / General,
  • Fiction - Science Fiction,
  • Science Fiction

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages320
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8196004M
    ISBN 100886777372
    ISBN 109780886777371
    OCLC/WorldCa36009404


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Dahr Jamail, author of Beyond the Green Zone, brings us inside the movement of military resistance to the occupations of Iraq and Afghanistan. Sincea majority in the United States have opposed the continued occupation of Iraq, and increasing skepticism surrounds the escalation in Afghanistan.

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The lead author, Hal Moore, was a Lieutenant Colonel in the 1st Calvary Division, one of the units at the front of the battle about which We Were Soldiers Once And Young is written. The second author, Joe Galloway, was a UPI The book opens with five pages listing those killed in the Pleiku campaign in October and November when the War in /5.

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Zone Rouge (French for Red Zone) is perhaps the ultimate example of this. At the end of the war inthe French government isolated the areas in red. Directed by John Ford. With John Wayne, William Holden, Constance Towers, Judson Pratt. Ina Union outfit is sent behind Confederate lines in Mississippi to destroy enemy railroads but a captive southern belle and the unit's doctor cause frictions within ranks/10(K).

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I was drawn to Three Soldiers after hearing an old time radio show that brings literature to the airways & wanting to know the whole book as John Dos Passos intended. I have always enjoyed a good war story either written or on film when the human element is brought to light & in this novel I was not disappointed/5.

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