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Book Review: 'The Fighters: Americans in Combat in Afghanistan and Iraq' is a masterpiece

“The Fighters: Americans in Combat in Afghanistan and Iraq” by C.J. Chivers. Simon & Schuster, 374 pages, $28. For 16 years, America has been in a state of constant war in Afghanistan and Iraq. The fi... read more

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