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Black hearts

Jim Frederick

Black hearts

one platoon"s plunge into madness in the triangle of death and the American struggle in Iraq

by Jim Frederick

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Published by Harmony Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States. -- Army. -- Airborne Division, 101st,
  • Iraq War, 2003- -- Atrocities -- Iraq -- Maḥmūdīyah,
  • War crimes -- Iraq -- Maḥmūdīyah,
  • Murder -- Iraq -- Maḥmūdīyah,
  • Rape -- Iraq -- Maḥmūdīyah,
  • Iraq War, 2003- -- Psychological aspects,
  • Soldiers -- Iraq -- Psychology

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementJim Frederick.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS79.766.M34 F74 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24073811M
    ISBN 109780307450753
    LC Control Number2009035537

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