By Miyoko Hikiji
It can pay tribute to the 2 squaddies in her unit that misplaced their lives, and exhibits how love may be extra important within the wasteland than in water. This tale exposes the comradeship, intimacy, cowardice and humor of squaddies dwelling in actual and emotional grit.
Through the candid telling of her encounters with conflict pals, the Iraqi humans and enemy prisoners of battle, Hikiji provides the well timed, unforeseen and clean point of view concerning the Iraq conflict that readers are thirsting for.
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All I Could Be: My Story as a Woman Warrior in Iraq by Miyoko Hikiji