Why are we having a difficult time in Operation Iraqi Freedom? It is difficult to understand our current situation without understanding the past. How is it that our first victory was so swift? Most believe that we bombed the living daylights out of the enemy and then our ground forces rolled in to do nothing more than collect surrendering Iraqis. In fact, the Iraqis were, and are, a determined foe. Even after weeks of relentless bombing, many Iraqis stood their ground and resisted.
The Gulf War Chronicles is an account of the beginning of Americas struggle against evil in the Middle East. How can we achieve victory without understanding what really happened in our first encounter with Iraq? --This text refers to the Hardcover edition.
I was in the Gulf War with the Big Red One. I keep a calendar diary while I was there and everything mentioned in the book was right on time and accurate. Read morePublished 6 months ago by PC Pro
It is always interesting to know the details that led to the victory of the Iraq War. And as the great army of Saddam was defeated so easily. Read morePublished 11 months ago by Jorge Sánchez
Author Richard S. Lowry’s book The Gulf War Chronicles: A Military History of the First War with Iraq, fills in the blanks and answers many questions about Operation Desert Storm... Read morePublished 15 months ago by custerwolf