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Author Tripp, Elise Forbes.

Title Surviving Iraq : soldiers' stories / Elise Forbes Tripp.

Imprint Northampton, Mass. : Olive Branch Press, 2008.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  956.704434 T737s 2008    ---  Available
 Parsons Non-Fiction  956.7044 T836    ---  Available
Description xxvii, 274 p. : ill., map ; 23 cm.
Contents 9/11 and the invasion of Iraq -- Jason Richardson, Navy : a "nuke" on the USS Truman -- Nathan Hollway, Air Force : air support in Qatar -- Arthur Schoenfeld, Marine Corps : the invasion of Iraq -- Andre Queiroga, Marine Corps : president Bush's plan for Iraq -- Richard Riley, Army National Guard : destroying Iraq -- Pablo Rodriguez, Air Force Reserve : guarding Baghdad airport -- Winning hearts and minds -- Peter Granato, Army Reserve : the prisoners of camp Bucca -- Nathan Murphy, Marine Corps Reserve : to shoot or not to shoot? -- Andrew Mcconnell, Army : reconstruction and local politics -- David Vacchi, Army : an officer's view of the war -- Benjamin Flanders, Army National Guard : who are the insurgents? -- Solomon Black, Marine Corps : fighting in Haditha and Falluja -- Boots on the ground -- Ben Shriber, Army Reserve : stuck in Kuwait -- Nicolas Morton, Army Reserve : pulling security in Baghdad -- Jeff Peddar, Marine Corps Reserve : working on the al-Asad air base -- Russell Anderson, Army Reserve : a first sergeant and his troops -- Michael Lawrence, Army Reserve : a training sergeant and his unit -- Women in the war zone -- Tanya Karst, Navy : launching tomahawks from our destroyer -- Danielle Morin, Army Reserve : men and women in the army -- Lydia Rodriguez, Army National Guard : a mother goes to war -- Shannon Kennedy, Army Reserve : making Iraqi friends -- Leslie Ramonas, Army Reserve : losing another woman -- War's lasting impact -- Jaime Perez, Army Reserve : counseling combat troops -- Dan Moriarty, Army Reserve : treating soldiers with PTSD -- Travis Jones, Army National Guard : counseling returning veterans -- Andrew Simkewicz, Army : helping veterans impacted by war -- Scott Palmer, Army : "it is an inner struggle" -- Jon Zagami, Army Reserve : "my body is falling apart" -- The ultimate loss -- Alexander Arredondo, Marine Corps, Kia 2004 -- Carlos and Merida Arredondo, parents : fighting to end the war -- Jeffrey Lucey, Marine Corps Reserve, d. 2004 -- Kevin and Joyce Lucey, parents : Jeff's PTSD and suicide.
Subject Iraq War, 2003-2011 -- Personal narratives, American.
United States -- Armed Forces -- Iraq -- Interviews.
ISBN 1566566932 (pbk.)
9781566566933 (pbk.)
Standard No. QBX a 07026048

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