The Untold Story of the Gulf WarDownloadable Audiobook - 2011
Throughout the Gulf War of 1991, unprecedented restrictions on the media's access to the battlefield kept the true story of that brief, brutal conflict from being told. Now, after two years of intensive research, Rick Atkinson has written what will surely come to be recognized as the definitive chronicle of the war. Crusade follows the unfolding battle from the first night to the final day, providing vivid accounts of bombing runs and White House strategy sessions, fire-fights and bitter inter-service conflicts. Weaving individual stories into the larger narrative, Atkinson represents the allied campaign against Saddam Hussein as a wholly new kind of war, one that has transformed the nature of modern warfare.
Publisher: [United States] : Blackstone Audio, Inc. : Made available through hoopla, 2011
Branch Call Number: Streaming Hoopla Audiobook
Characteristics: 1 online resource (1 audio file (24hr., 31 min.)) : digital