The good soldiers
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New York, N.Y. : Picador/Farrar, Straus and Giroux, [2010].
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9780312430023, 0312430027
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Book
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[First Picador edition].
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316 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Language
English
ISBN
9780312430023, 0312430027
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Level 7.1, 16 Points

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In the tradition of "Black Hawk Down," The Good Soldiers takes an unforgettable look at the heroes and the ruined soldiers fighting in the Iraq War.
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"It was the last-chance moment of the war. In January 2007, President George W. Bush announced a new strategy for Iraq. It became known as "the surge." Among those called to carry it out were the young, optimistic army infantry soldiers of the 2-16, the battalion nicknamed the Rangers. About to head to a vicious area of Baghdad, they decided the difference would be them. Fifteen months later, the soldiers returned home -- forever changed. With The Good Soldiers, Pulitzer Prize-winning reporter David Finkel has produced an eternal story -- not just of the Iraq War, but of all wars, for all time." -- Publisher's description.

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Finkel, D. (2010). The good soldiers ([First Picador edition].). Picador/Farrar, Straus and Giroux.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Finkel, David, 1955-. 2010. The Good Soldiers. New York, N.Y.: Picador/Farrar, Straus and Giroux.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Finkel, David, 1955-. The Good Soldiers New York, N.Y.: Picador/Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2010.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Finkel, David. The Good Soldiers [First Picador edition]., Picador/Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2010.

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