Last edited by Mikanos
Thursday, August 6, 2020 | History

6 edition of The Longest War found in the catalog.

The Longest War

Sex Differences in Perspective

by Carol Travis

  • 332 Want to read
  • 38 Currently reading

Published by Thomson Learning .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages347
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7365136M
ISBN 100155511823
ISBN 109780155511828

“The Longest War” by Rebecca Solnit convinces readers that the violence against women are in the content of the United States and the world. Solnit presented information that is regarding violence and rape statistical and personal views of gender and the inequality of male violence toward comparing women’s violence to men or women. In The Longest War Peter Bergen offers a comprehensive history of this war and its evolution, from the strategies devised in the wake of the 9/11 attacks to the fighting in Afghanistan, Pakistan, and beyond. Unlike any other book on this subject, here Bergen tells the story of this shifting war’s failures and successes from the perspectives.

A revelatory, pull-no-punches history of the War on Terror, from before 9/11 to the present day. CNN national security analyst and journalist Bergen (The Osama bin Laden I Know: An Oral History of al Qaeda’s Leader, , etc.) takes a critical look at all phases of the conflict between the West and g on an impressive range of both Western and Islamic sources, the author. In The Longest War, Peter Bergen offers a comprehensive history of this war and its evolution, from the strategies devised in the wake of the 9/11 attacks to the fighting in Afghanistan, Pakistan, and beyond. Unlike any other book on this subject, here Bergen tells the story of this shifting wars failures and successes from the perspectives of both the United States and al-Qaeda and its allies.

  The Longest Night is a riveting, indispensable history of the war that James McPherson in the Foreword to this book calls "the most dramatic, violent, and fateful experience in American history." Preview this book».   Buy a cheap copy of The Longest War: A History of the War on book by Peter L. Bergen. Amazon Best Books of the Month, January At nearly a decade and counting, and with tens of thousands of American troops still at war in Afghanistan and Free shipping over $Cited by:


Share this book
You might also like
letters

letters

IDL

IDL

Work simplification in dental practice

Work simplification in dental practice

Security protection

Security protection

Diary of John Manningham, of the Middle Temple, and of Bradbourne, Kent, barrister-at-law, 1602-1603

Diary of John Manningham, of the Middle Temple, and of Bradbourne, Kent, barrister-at-law, 1602-1603

Lovejoys college guide

Lovejoys college guide

Teach yourself perspective drawing

Teach yourself perspective drawing

The Europe Book

The Europe Book

centre-periphery myth of the world

centre-periphery myth of the world

Home cookery

Home cookery

Information needs of elected members

Information needs of elected members

characteristics of teacher retirement systems

characteristics of teacher retirement systems

Damon Hill

Damon Hill

HemoglobinLAB Lab Manual for BiologyLabs On-Line

HemoglobinLAB Lab Manual for BiologyLabs On-Line

bright stuff.

bright stuff.

The Longest War by Carol Travis Download PDF EPUB FB2

In The Longest War Peter Bergen offers a comprehensive history of this war and its evolution, from the strategies devised in the wake of the 9/11 attacks to the fighting in Afghanistan, Pakistan, and beyond.

Unlike any other book on this subject, here Bergen tells the story of this shifting war’s failures and successes from the perspectives of both the United States and al-Qaeda and its by: In The Longest War Peter Bergen offers a comprehensive history of this war and its evolution, from the strategies devised in the wake of the 9/11 attacks to the fighting in Afghanistan, Pakistan, and beyond.

Unlike any other book on this subject, here Bergen tells the story of this shifting war’s failures and successes from the perspectives of both the United States and al-Qaeda and its allies/5(62). Don’t be put off by the subtitle, The Longest War.

Waldman has embarked on the opposite of a slog.” —The Atlantic “Fascinating Waldman attends ‘Can School,’ interviews rust experts, and visits the Alaska pipeline, among other adventures, to illuminate the myriad attacks rust makes on our daily by: 2.

The Longest War and millions of other books are available for Amazon Kindle. Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App. Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, The Longest War book computer - no Kindle device required/5(79).

The Longest War book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers/5(20). The Longest War book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers/5.

The Longest War is a very good overview of the "War on Terror" until It's well sourced and researched, and the author's prose makes the book an easy read.

However, my expectations for the book were higher than my impression after reading it.4/5. Dilip Hiros book on the Iran-Iraq War of the 's is up to his usual standard; the facts are presented in an impartial and systematic way giving the reader a thorough if somewhat prosaic account of the lengthy and bloody Iran-Iraq War.

The Longest War is divided into four phases, each having a chapter that accounts for the action (political and military) in Iran and Iraq and with an accompanying chapter on /5. 39 rows  This is a list of the novels overwords published through a mainstream publisher.

rows  The following list ranks wars and times of war by their duration, including both historical. The Long War is a science fiction novel by British writers Terry Pratchett and Stephen Baxter.

It is a sequel to their parallel-Earth novel The Long Earth. This book is the second in a five-book series. A generation after the events of The Long Earth, mankind has spread across the Author: Terry Pratchett & Stephen Baxter.

In The Longest War Peter Bergen offers a comprehensive history of this war and its evolution, from the strategies devised in the wake of the 9/11 attacks to the fighting in Afghanistan, Pakistan, and beyond.

Unlike any other book on this subject, here Bergen tells the story of this shifting war’s failures and successes from the perspectives of both the United States and al-Qaeda and its ed on: J The Longest Day is a book by Cornelius Ryan published intelling the story of D-Day, the first day of the World War II invasion of includes details of Operation Deadstick, the coup de main operation by gliderborne troops to capture both Pegasus Bridge and Horsa Bridge before the main assault on the Normandy beaches.

It sold tens of millions of copies in eighteen different Author: Cornelius Ryan. In The Longest War Peter Bergen offers a comprehensive history of this war and its evolution, from the strategies devised in the wake of the 9/11 attacks to the fighting in Afghanistan, Pakistan, and beyond.

Unlike any other book on this subject, here Bergen tells the story of this shifting war’s failures and successes from the perspectives of both the United States and al-Qaeda and its allies/5(63). The Longest War book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. The Troubles in Northern Ireland have proved to be one of the most /5.

None of the novels were as effective or moving as “The Longest War,” which is a history of our : Thomas E. Ricks. When President Saddam Hussein of Iraq attacked Iran in September he expected victory within three weeks. Eight years and more than a million casualties later, the conflict ended, with the same regimes in power.

The fortunes of war brought great changes, with the involvement not just of the Arab states of the Gulf, but also the nations and superpowers of both the East and West. What makes “The Longest War,” a new book by Peter L. Bergen, CNN’s national security analyst, particularly useful is that it provides a succinct and compelling overview of these huge.

THE LONGEST WAR: America and al-Qaeda Since 9/11 User Review - Kirkus. A revelatory, pull-no-punches history of the War on Terror, from before 9/11 to the present national security analyst and journalist Bergen (The Osama bin Laden I 4/5(1).

Cornelius Ryan's A Bridge Too Far gives an account of Operation Market Garden, a failed Allied attempt to break through German lines at Arnhem in the occupied Netherlands during World War title of the book comes from a comment attributed to Lieutenant General Frederick Browning before the operation that "I think we may be going a bridge too far."Author: Cornelius Ryan.

Jonathan Waldman studied writing at Dartmouth and Boston University’s Knight Center for Science Journalism, and worked in print, radio, and TV before landing in books. His first book, Rust: The Longest War, was a finalist for the Los Angeles Times Book PrizeAuthor: Jonathan Waldman.

In The Longest War, Dilip Hiro describes the causes and courses of the Iran-Iraq military conflict and its effect on the two antagonists, as well as the rest of the world.

He reveals the intricate twists and turns of international diplomacy and the realpolitik behind the rhetoric, providing a comprehensive and admirably balanced account of the Cited by: Between late and mid, an armed band of Confederate deserters battled Confederate cavalry in the Piney Woods region of Jones County, Mississippi.

Calling themselves the Knight Company after their captain, Newton Knight, they set up headquarters in the swamps of the Leaf River, where, legend has it, they declared the Free State of Jones.