In April 2004 the world was shocked by the brutal pictures of beatings, dog attacks, sex acts, and the torture of prisoners held at Abu Ghraib in Iraq. As the story broke, and the world began to learn about the extent of the horrors that occurred there, the U.S. Army dispatched Colonel Larry James to Abu Ghraib with an overwhelming assignment: to dissect this catastrophe, fix it, and prevent it from being repeated.Fixing Hell shows us a perspective on Abu Ghraib that we've never seen before.
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Johnny D. Boggs turns the battlefield itself into a character in this historical retelling of Custer's Last Stand, when George Custer led most of his command to annihilation at the Battle of the Little Bighorn in southern Montana in 1876. More than 40 first-person narratives are used - Indian and white, military and civilian, men and women - to paint a panorama of the battle itself. Boggs brings the events and personalities of the Battle of the Little Bighorn to life in a series of first-hand accounts.
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"A lifelong love of airplanes and flying but a deep-seated belief that I had missed the education I would need, was not wealthy enough to proceed, and perhaps not physically perfect enough, left me in awe of those who could walk that walk. These thoughts disappeared in an instant one-day when I saw a sign that said, 'Learn to Fly'."
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