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Author: David Philipps
Release Date: August 24, 2021
Pulitzer Prize-winning reporter David Philipps delivers an epic, page-turning account of the Navy Seals of Alpha platoon, whose deployment to Iraq led to startling accusations against their chief, Eddie Gallagher, and ignited a courtroom battle that ...
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Author: Gayle Tzemach Lemmon | Narrator: Gayle Tzemach Lemmon
Release Date: February 16, 2021
The extraordinary story of the women who took on the Islamic State and won"The Daughters of Kobani is an unforgettable and nearly mythic tale of women's power and courage. The young women profiled in this book fought a fearsome war against bruta...
Author: Robert Draper | Narrator: Stefan Rudnicki
Release Date: July 28, 2020
“The detailed, nuanced, gripping account of that strange and complex journey offered in Robert Draper’s To Start a War: How the Bush Administration Took America Into Iraq is essential reading—now, especially now . . . ...
Author: Peter Bergen | Narrator: Peter Bergen and Nicholas Guy Smith
Release Date: December 10, 2019
From one of America's preeminent national security journalists, an explosive, news-breaking account of Donald Trump's collision with the American national security establishment, and with the worldIt is a simple fact that no president in American his...
Author: Michael Ames and Matt Farwell | Narrator: Christopher Ryan Grant
Release Date: March 12, 2019
The explosive narrative of the life, captivity, and trial of Bowe Bergdahl, the soldier who was abducted by the Taliban and whose story has served as a symbol for America's foundering war in Afghanistan"A riveting journalistic account of Bowe Bergdah...
Author: Robert H. Latiff | Narrator: Johnathan McClain
Release Date: September 26, 2017
An urgent, prescient, and expert look at how future technology will change virtually every aspect of war as we know it and how we can respond to the serious national security challenges ahead. Future war is almost here: battles fought in cyberspace; ...
Command and Control Cover
Author: Eric Schlosser | Narrator: Scott Brick
Release Date: September 17, 2013
A myth-shattering exposé of America’s nuclear weapons.Famed investigative journalist Eric Schlosser digs deep to uncover secrets about the management of America’s nuclear arsenal. A groundbreaking account of accidents, near misses,...
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Author: Rajiv Chandrasekaran | Narrator: Rajiv Chandrasekaran
Release Date: June 26, 2012
From the award-winning author of Imperial Life in the Emerald City, a riveting, intimate account of America’s troubled war in Afghanistan. When President Barack Obama ordered the surge of troops and aid to Afghanistan, Washington Post correspon...
Author: Rachel Maddow | Narrator: Rachel Maddow
Release Date: March 27, 2012
The #1 New York Times bestseller that charts America’s dangerous drift into a state of perpetual war. "One of my favorite ideas is, never to keep an unnecessary soldier," Thomas Jefferson wrote in 1792. Neither Jefferson nor the other Found­...
Author: Greg Jaffe and David Cloud | Narrator: Richard McGonagle
Release Date: October 13, 2009
They were four exceptional soldiers, a new generation asked to save an army that had been hollowed out after Vietnam. They became the Army's most influential generals in the crucible of Iraq. Collectively, their lives tell the story of the Army over ...
Fiasco Cover
Author: Thomas E. Ricks | Narrator: James Lurie
Release Date: July 25, 2006
From the Washington Post's two-time Pulitzer-winning senior Pentagon reporter, the definitive military chronicle of the Iraq War-and a searing judgment of its gross strategic blindness-drawing on the accounts of senior military officers giving voice ...
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House of War Cover
Author: James Carroll | Narrator: Robertson Dean
Release Date: May 30, 2006
In House of War, the bestselling author James Carroll has created a history of the Pentagon that is both epic and personal. Through Carroll we see how the Pentagon, since its founding, has operated beyond the control of any force in government or soc...
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