In this definitive account of the clash, acclaimed battle correspondent and bestselling writer Bing West presents a pragmatic manner out of Afghanistan. Drawing on his services as either a combat-hardened Marine and a former assistant secretary of safeguard, West has written a travel de strength narrative, wealthy with vibrant characters and gritty strive against, which indicates the results whilst strategic concept meets tactical truth. Having embedded with dozens of frontline devices over the last 3 years, he's taking the reader on a battlefield trip from the mountains within the north to the opium fields within the south. A fighter who is familiar with approach, West builds the case for altering direction. His end is absolute to impress debate: eliminate many of the troops from Afghanistan, cease spending billions at the dream of a latest democracy, and demand the Afghans struggle their very own battles. Bing West’s publication is a page-turner approximately courageous males and crafty enemies that examines our real looking offerings as a nation.
With a brand new Afterword by way of the author.
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