President George W. Bush addresses the media at the Pentagon on Sept. 17, 2001, following a meeting with his national security team and leaders of the National Guard and Reserve forces. Seated at the left is National Security Advisor Condoleezza Rice.
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Jerome Donnelly reviews "Debriefing the President: The Interrogation of Saddam Hussein" by John Nixon.
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October 27, 2016
Trying to impose the will of the United States on Iraq (and now Syria) took a deadly toll, killing hundreds of thousands of civilians, destroying much of modern and ancient Iraq, sending into exile millions of refugees—and created ISIS.
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'The Age of the Crisis of Man,' by Mark Greif
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December 11, 2014
'Musings on Mortality,' by Victor Brombert
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December 10, 2013
'Were the Popes Against the Jews?" and other books on the Nazi persecutions
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December 28, 2012
David Lesch a recognized specialist in Syrian politics is the author of an earlier book on Syria rsquo s President Bashar al Assad with whom he has conducted several interviews His latest book traces the fortunes mdash mostly misfortunes mdash of Assad his government rsquo s off-and-on relation
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October 08, 2012
Inside the global arms trade
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May 16, 2011
A new biography of the poet and controversialist Andrew Marvell