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By James Kitfield

All through time, significant wars have outlined old epochs and charted the increase and decline of serious powers. The U.S. worldwide warfare on terror, with Iraq because the Bush administration's selected centerpiece, is nearly definitely destined to do an identical. certainly, the Bush doctrine for carrying out the struggle on terror and the Iraqi Freedom crusade tend to turn out benchmarks in U.S. background accurately a result of many orthodoxies and traditions the management has purposely challenged. whilst, basic flaws have already seemed in lots of tenets underlying the Bush transformation of international and army affairs.So contends award-winning journalist James Kitfield. As together with his severely acclaimed Prodigal Soldiers, the tale of ways the USA arrived at this fateful crossroads is a story jam-packed with drama and private anecdote, wealthy in context and element. War and Destiny is predicated on interviews with the foremost avid gamers and on Kitfield's own statement of significant occasions. Like his first booklet, it will possibly develop into the chronicle of a serious interval in American heritage.

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