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Black Hawk Down: A Story of Modern War

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4 out of 5
Based on 47,785 Ratings and 2,389 Reviews

Book Description
Journalist Mark Bowden delivers a strikingly detailed account of the 1993 nightmare operation in Mogadishu that left 18 American soldiers dead and many more wounded. This early foreign-policy disaster for the Clinton administration led to the resignation of Secretary of Defense Les Aspin and a total troop withdrawal from Somalia. Bowden does not spend much time considering the context; instead he ... More
Book Information
PublisherSignet
BindingMass Market Paperback (40 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages496
ISBN-100451203933
ISBN-13978-0451203939
Publication Date08/01/2001
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About Mark Bowden (Author) : Mark Bowden is a published author of young adult books. Some of the published credits of Mark Bowden include Black Hawk Down.
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