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The Resource The good soldiers, by David Finkel

The good soldiers, by David Finkel

Label
The good soldiers
Title
The good soldiers
Statement of responsibility
by David Finkel
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In the tradition of "Black Hawk Down," The Good Soldiers takes an unforgettable look at the heroes and the ruined soldiers fighting in the Iraq War
Summary
Relates the author's experiences as an embedded reporter with Battalion 2-16. telling the story of the surge from the perspective of the someone who worked the soldiers every day
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Alex Award, 2010.
  • J. Anthony Lukas Book Prize, 2010.
  • ALA Notable Book, 2010.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2009
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
329103
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1955-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Finkel, David
Dewey number
956.7044/3420973
Index
no index present
Interest level
UG
LC call number
DS79.764.U6
LC item number
F56 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Reading level
7.1
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • Iraq War, 2003-2011
  • Battles
  • Soldiers
  • Counterinsurgency
Target audience
adult
Label
The good soldiers, by David Finkel
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
747306
Dimensions
cm
Extent
pages
Isbn
9780374165734
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009019391
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780374165734
  • (OCoLC)320192206
Label
The good soldiers, by David Finkel
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
747306
Dimensions
cm
Extent
pages
Isbn
9780374165734
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009019391
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780374165734
  • (OCoLC)320192206

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