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Operation homecoming : Iraq, Afghanistan, and the Home Front, in the words of U.S. troops and their families / edited by Andrew Carroll ; preface by Dana Gioia

Catalog Data

Author:
Carroll, Andrew  Search this
National Endowment for the Arts  Search this
Physical description:
xxviii, 386 p. : ill. ; 25 cm
Type:
Personal narratives, American
Place:
United States
Date:
2006
C2006
Notes:
Includes indexes.
"National Endowment for the Arts."
Contents:
And now it begins: heading into combat -- Hearts and minds: interactions with Afghans and Iraqis -- Stuck in this sandbox: gripes, humor, boredom, and the daily grind -- Worlds apart: life on the home front -- This is not a game: the physical and emotional toll of war -- Home: returning to the United States
Summary:
Eyewitness accounts, private journals, short stories, and other writings by U.S. troops and their families.
Topic:
Iraq War, 2003-2011-  Search this
Afghan War, 2001-  Search this
Families of military personnel  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_815765