Soldier of Misfortune: George W. Bush's War in Iraq by Steven Greffenius
Approx. 18,940 words.
Published on July 31, 2010.
Analysis of the war in Iraq as it entered its middle stages in 2004 and 2005. Investigates the war's mistakes, poor reasoning, and catastrophic consequences. Analyzes why the Iraq war was misdirected from the start. Important reading for people interested in the United States' misdirected foreign policy: why the war occurred, how to correct the mistake, what to do as we look ahead.