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Italian Letter

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More than a decade after the U.S. invasion of Iraq, this investigative report on the Bush administration's march toward war is more relevant than ever. Timely and revealing, The Italian Letter provides explosive, historic insights for a greater understanding of the Iraq War and how the United States got there. This exclusive edition is updated to reflect the most recent de ...more
Kindle Edition, 264 pages
Published July 2nd 2014 (first published April 1st 2007)
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Aug 22, 2014 Dutch rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
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What an eye-opening read! I remember the media attention regarding this scandal but could never piece together what actually happened based upon what was reported in the media, what was claimed by the administration (lies and misinformation) and what was reported by the intelligence community (group think). That's why I avoid the media or take what I read with a grain of salt - just wait until some viable journalists peel back the layers and report what actually happened years later for a compre ...more
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Aug 17, 2014 Katrina Knittle rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
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Goodreads win. Will read and review once received.

I thought this was a great book. It was well written and had a very interesting subject. I'm a news junkie and was very captivated with what I read in this book. This book opened my eyes even more to the issue of the war in Iraq. It is a very in depth both and seems very accurate from what I know. I can definitely see myself recommending and passing this book along to friends.
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Aug 27, 2014 Noelle Walsh rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
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This book is a real eye opener. Filled with facts and information with a format that is easy to read, this book is a worth while experience for anyone interested.

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Aug 30, 2015 Melissa Fowler rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
A real eye opener. Easily understandable and packed full of information. Must read for anyone who wants to learn a little bit more about the things that have happened. Won via Goodreads Giveaway.
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PETER EISNER has been an editor and reporter at the Washington Post, Newsday and the Associated Press. His 2004 book, The Freedom Line, which won the Christopher Award. Eisner won the InterAmerican Press Association Award in 1991 and was nominated for an Emmy in 2010 in his role as producer at the PBS news program, World Focus. Eisner's other books include The Italian Letter, written with Knut Roy ...more
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