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    • The Unraveling

    • High Hopes and Missed Opportunities in Iraq
    • By: Emma Sky
    • Narrated by: Henrietta Meire
    • Length: 11 hrs and 51 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
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    When Emma Sky, an intrepid young British woman, volunteered to help rebuild Iraq after the overthrow of Saddam Hussein, she had little idea what she was letting herself in for: a tour that would last over a decade, longer than that of any senior military or political official. As the only adviser to the Coalition Provisional Authority in Kirkuk and the closest confidante to US General Odierno, Sky was valued for her controversial voice and outsider's point of view.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Inspiring memoir; irritating narration

    • By Amazon Customer on 09-17-16

    Regular price: $30.09

    • Mission Still Not Accomplished in Iraq

    • By: Emma Sky
    • Narrated by: Kevin Stillwell
    • Length: 21 mins
    • Unabridged
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    As tempting the idea of withdrawing from Iraq may be, it would prove a mistake. U.S. troops, civilians, and funds are still needed to fend off terrorist attacks, strengthen the Iraqi state, and maintain a regional balance of power.

    Regular price: $1.95