War Stories

Operation Iraqi Freedom
CD - unabridged
Audio (9 discs)
Product Number: C2697
Released: Aug 06, 2004
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781402587337
Narrator/s: Joel Leffert
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A decorated veteran of the Vietnam War, retired Marine Colonel Oliver L. North pens a provocative presentation of his experiences as a war correspondent for the FOX network during Operation Iraqi Freedom. Filled with vivid eye-witness accounts, this book follows the combat exploits of a Marine helicopter unit and an armored unit as they move into the country. Ultimately, this work seeks to certify the necessity of the war and the removal of Saddam Hussein's dangerous regime.

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Author(s): Oliver North
Genre: History

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Author(s): Oliver North
Narrator(s): Joel Leffert
Genre: History
Product Number Z14780
Released: Jan 15, 2019
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781980014287
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Author(s): Oliver North
Product Number EB00648390
Released: Mar 11, 2016
Business Term: 2 Year
Publisher: Regnery History
ISBN: #9781596986961

Professional reviews

"Former Marine Oliver North gives a grunt's view of fighting soldiers invading Iraq. Having been embedded with Army and Marine units, North brings remarkable detail, colorful characters, and real insight into combat in the 21st century. There is a tendency to fall into the military "alphabet soup" of acronyms and nicknames, but for the most part, North gets his facts straight. Unfortunately, his right-wing point of view taints the end of the story but doesn't diminish his admirable accomplishment. With a preface read by the author, the production features narrator Joel Leffert, who creates concern and sympathy for the soldiers dodging mortar and bullets. R.O. (c) AudioFile 2004, Portland, Maine"

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