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Great story about what Civil Affairs does. If you're interested in the second gulf war and have eight hours this is a must read.Published 6 days ago by Stephen Lesniak
Book was a good read, a little dry due to the writing style. However the story was was very captivating.Published 11 months ago by Bryan
The Civil Affairs Corps (CA) of the U.S. Army is a little-known group of highly trained soldiers that are deployed to warzones after primary fighting has ceased. Read morePublished on April 1, 2013 by Juan H.
I am giving this four stars which isn't bad. I bought this book because short of the C.A. F.M. 3-05, it's hard to find good detailed information on Civil Affairs. Read morePublished on January 13, 2013 by Jim
This is as good a Civil Affairs book as is available out there. It covers a Reserve CA unit in Iraq in 2004 and provides good insight to what Civil Affairs does, but has some... Read morePublished on March 3, 2010 by A. Khatkhate
The only disappointing thing about his book is that apparently there is so little interest in it. This isn't a blood and guts war story nor an antiwar diatribe; it is the story of... Read morePublished on September 23, 2009 by MEL
This book came out before people generally understood the nation building aspect of the U.S. mission in Iraq so I think it's gotten missed. Read morePublished on January 17, 2007 by Marion Husler
Our invasion of Iraq was part of an effort to bring stability and democracy to the region, to build an area where terrorists could not train or get support, where people solved... Read morePublished on October 6, 2005 by Mark R. ONeill author