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    • Muqtada

    • Muqtada al-Sadr, the Shia Revival, and the Struggle for Iraq
    • By: Patrick Cockburn
    • Narrated by: John Lee
    • Length: 9 hrs and 6 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 30
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 19
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 19

    Whatever else the United States intended when it invaded Iraq in the spring of 2003, it was not to hand the country over to a 32-year-old militant cleric who fought against the U.S. presence from the start and was described by former Iraqi administrator L. Paul Bremer III as a "Bolshevik Islamist".

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • truth in an era of lies

    • By NF ironman on 11-29-17
    • Muqtada al-Sadr, the Shia Revival, and the Struggle for Iraq
    • By: Patrick Cockburn
    • Narrated by: John Lee
    • Length: 9 hrs and 6 mins
    • Release date: 05-01-08
    • 4 out of 5 stars 30 ratings

    Regular price: $24.49

    • The Jihadis Return

    • ISIS and the New Sunni Uprising
    • By: Patrick Cockburn
    • Narrated by: C. James Moore
    • Length: 2 hrs and 50 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 28
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 22
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 22

    How could things have gone so badly wrong? Writing with customary calmness and clarity, and drawing on unrivaled experience as a reporter in the region, Cockburn analyzes the unfolding of one of the West's greatest foreign policy debacles and the rise of the new jihadis.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • An insightful introduction in a small package

    • By Philo on 11-21-15

    Regular price: $6.95