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Title Every man in this village is a liar [electronic resource] : an education in war / Megan K. Stack.
Author Stack, Megan K.
Publication New York : Doubleday, [2010]
Copyright date ©2010
Edition First edition.
Description 1 online resource (ix, 257 pages)
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Contents Every man in this village is a liar -- Chasing ghosts -- As long as you can pay for it -- Terrorism and other stories -- Forgive us our trespasses -- The living martyr -- The leader -- Sacrifice -- We expected something better -- A question of cost -- Loddi doddi, we likes to party -- A city built on garbage -- The earthquake nobody felt -- All things light, and all things dark -- There would be consequences -- Killing the dead -- I thought I was a salamander.
Summary "Every Man in This Village Is a Liar" is LA Times reporter Megan K. Stack's riveting account of what she saw in the combat zones of the Middle East, in war-torn Afghanistan and Pakistan, and beyond. She relates her initial wild excitement and her slow disillusionment as the cost of violence outweighs the elusive promise of freedom and democracy.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject Middle East -- History, Military -- 21st century.
War on Terrorism, 2001-2009.
Terrorism -- Middle East -- History -- 21st century.
Middle East -- Social conditions -- 21st century.
War and society -- Middle East.
Stack, Megan K. -- Travel -- Middle East.
Women war correspondents -- United States -- Biography.
Americans -- Middle East -- Biography.
Middle East -- Description and travel.
Middle East -- Biography.
Genre Electronic books.
Related To Print version: Stack, Megan K. Every man in this village is a liar. 1st ed. New York : Doubleday, c2010 (DLC) 2009034473 (OCoLC)434438429
ISBN 9780385532686 (electronic bk. ; Adobe Digital Editions)
0385532687 (electronic bk. ; Adobe Digital Editions)

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