Review: IMPERIAL LIFE IN THE EMERALD CITY by Rajiv Chandeasekaran

Boys In The Bubble

by Michael Goldfarb for NY Times Books (Dec. 17, 2006)

“Regardless of how the war ends, Iraq is not Vietnam. This is true not just militarily and politically but also in the reporting about the two conflicts. For many journalists who covered Vietnam and subsequently wrote books about the war, the experience could be understood only as a hallucinogenic nightmare, and they described it in gonzo prose to match. The reality of Iraq is…”

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