The Freedom: Shadows and Hallucinations in Occupied Iraq

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Price
$14.95  $13.75
Publisher
New Press
Publish Date
Pages
211
Dimensions
5.32 X 0.66 X 7.52 inches | 0.54 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9781595580375

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About the Author

Christian Parenti is the author of The Soft Cage and Lockdown America. He is a visiting fellow at the CUNY Graduate School's Center for Place, Culture, and Politics, and his articles appear regularly in The Nation. He lives in New York City.

Reviews

Ah, the freedom. Look, we have the gas-line freedom, the looting freedom, the killing freedom, the rape freedom, the hash-smoking freedom. I don't know what to do with all this freedom.
"For those who desire a taste of what occupied Iraq feels and smells and tastes like for the war correspondents, soldiers and Iraqis dealing with the mess that is 'free' Iraq, The Freedom is essential reading." --San Diego Union-Tribune

"[Parenti] has an eye for the perfect image, a wonderful ear for dialogue and a prose style that floats across the page." --Las Vegas Mercury

"The Freedom, a short, fast-paced book, scenic like a good film script, is steeped in the irony and horror of war." --Los Angeles Times

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