The Forever War , Hörbuch, Digital, 1, 700min

The Forever War , Hörbuch, Digital, 1, 700min

  • National Book Critics Circle, Nonfiction, 2009 From the front lines of the battle against Islamic radicalism, a searing, unforgettable audiobook that captures the human essence of the greatest conflict of our time. Through the eyes of Dexter Filkins, the prize-winning New York Times correspondent, we witness the remarkable chain of events that began with the rise of the Taliban in the 1990s, continued with the attacks of 9/11, and moved on to the wars in Afghanistan and Iraq.Filkins´ narrative moves across a vast and various landscape of amazing characters and astonishing scenes: a public amputation performed by the Taliban, children frolicking in minefields, skies streaked white by the contrails of B-52s, a night´s sleep in the rubble of Ground Zero.We venture into a torture chamber run by Saddam Hussein. We go into the homes of suicide bombers, meet Iraqi insurgents, and an American captain who loses a quarter of his men in eight days.The Forever War allows us a visceral understanding ... (vollständige Produktbeschreibung -> siehe Tabelle unten)
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The Forever War , Hörbuch, Digital, 1, 700min
National Book Critics Circle, Nonfiction, 2009 From the front lines of the battle against Islamic radicalism, a searing, unforgettable audiobook that captures the human essence of the greatest conflict of our time. Through the eyes of Dexter Filkins, the prize-winning New York Times correspondent, we witness the remarkable chain of events that began with the rise of the Taliban in the 1990s, continued with the attacks of 9/11, and moved on to the wars in Afghanistan and Iraq.Filkins´ narrative moves across a vast and various landscape of amazing characters and astonishing scenes: a public amputation performed by the Taliban, children frolicking in minefields, skies streaked white by the contrails of B-52s, a night´s sleep in the rubble of Ground Zero.We venture into a torture chamber run by Saddam Hussein. We go into the homes of suicide bombers, meet Iraqi insurgents, and an American captain who loses a quarter of his men in eight days.The Forever War allows us a visceral understanding of today´s battlefields and of the experiences of the people on the ground, warriors and innocents alike. It is a brilliant, fearless work, not just about America´s wars after 9/11, but ultimately about the nature of war itself. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Robertson Dean. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/bkot/001125de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.

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EAN 09781415957820
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Dexter Filkins