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The Long Road Home by Martha Raddatz
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Jun 10, 12

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Read from May 25 to 31, 2012

Horrific, shocking and tragic, Raddatz recounts the disastrous beginning of the 1st Cavalry Division's April 2004 rotation into Sadr City, when the rebel Sadr led a city of 3 million Shiites to war. Makes the 288 mile trek from Poughkeepsie to Canandaigua go quickly, and it is a solid plank from one time to another. The use of voices by the reader can be annoying, but the human story is electric.
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