The age of the warrior: selected essays

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Nation Books,
Pub. Date:
c2008.
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English
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Robert Fisk has amassed a massive and devoted global readership with his eloquent and far-ranging articles on international politics. Now, for the first time, his brave and incisive essays have been collected in a single volume that ranges in scope from the recent war in Lebanon to the rise of Hamas; from the invasion of Kuwait to the looting of Baghdad; from America’s imperial ambitions to the inescapable influence of the Treaty of Versailles. Taken together, these articles form an unparalleled account of our war-torn recent history.

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9781568584034
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table_of_contents A firestorm coming -- Publish and be damned? Or stay silent? -- Words, words, words-- -- Cinema begins to mirror the world -- The greatest crisis since the last greatest crisis -- When I was a child-- I understood as a child -- The old mandates -- The cult of cruelty -- We have lost our faith and they have not -- 'A thing invulnerable' -- America, America -- Unanswered questions -- The last enemy -- Postscript: The dilution of memory.
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