They were soldiers : how the wounded return from America's wars--the untold story /

"A reporter's firsthand, close-up-and-personal look at the impact of our recent wars on America's unlucky soldiers. Here the author shines a light on the dead, wounded, multilated, brain-damaged, drug-addicted, suicidal, homicidal casualties of our distant wars, taking us on a jourmey...

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Main Author: Jones, Ann, 1937- (Author)
Format: Book
Language:English
Published:Chicago, Illinois : Haymarket Books : Dispatch Books, [2013]
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Main Author:Jones, Ann, 1937- author.
Summary:"A reporter's firsthand, close-up-and-personal look at the impact of our recent wars on America's unlucky soldiers. Here the author shines a light on the dead, wounded, multilated, brain-damaged, drug-addicted, suicidal, homicidal casualties of our distant wars, taking us on a jourmey from the devastating moment an American soldier is first wounded in rural Afghanistan to the return home"-- From back cover.

A reporter's firsthand, close-up-and-personal look at the impact of our recent wars on America's unlucky soldiers.

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Copyright:2013
Physical Description:192 pages : portrait ; 20 cm
Bibliography:Includes bibliographical references.
ISBN:1608463710
9781608463718
Author Notes:

Ann Jones is a journalist, photographer, and the author of eight books of nonfiction, including Women Who Kill, Kabul in Winter, and War Is Not Over When It's Over. She has reported on the impact of war in the Middle East, Asia, and Africa, and embedded with American forces in Afghanistan. She regularly writes for The Nation and TomDispatch.com.

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