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    • How Wars End

    • Why We Always Fight the Last Battle
    • By: Gideon Rose
    • Narrated by: Gideon Rose
    • Length: 12 hrs and 28 mins
    • Unabridged
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    In 1991, the United States Army trounced the Iraqi army in battle only to stumble blindly into postwar turmoil. Then in 2003 the United States did it again. How could this happen? How could the strongest power in modern history fight two wars against the same opponent in just over a decade, win lightning victories both times, and yet still be woefully unprepared for the aftermath? Because Americans always forget the political aspects of war.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • an interesting and thought provoking book

    • By Paraig McGovern on 21-02-16

    Regular price: £23.49

    • How Did This Happen? Terrorism and the New War

    • By: James F. Hoge Jr., Gideon Rose, editors
    • Narrated by: Eric Conger, Chris Gannon, Jennifer Jay Myers
    • Length: 9 hrs and 42 mins
    • Highlights
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    In the aftermath of the terrorist attacks on September 11, one question has been on the mind of every American: "How did this happen?" Foreign Affairs' editor and managing editor, James Hoge, Jr. and Gideon Rose, have brought together an impressive list of experts to answer this question in all its critical aspects: the motives and actions of the terrorists, the status of our military, the current and historical context of the Middle East, airport security, biological threats, and more.

    Regular price: £20.19

    • What Have We Learned: Lessons from Afghanistan & Iraq

    • By: Foreign Affairs, Gideon Rose, Jonathan Tepperman
    • Narrated by: Kevin Stillwell
    • Length: 9 hrs and 5 mins
    • Unabridged
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    CFR Senior Fellow Max Boot, Saltzman Institute of War and Peace Studies Director Richard Betts, RAND Senior Political Scientist Rick Brennan, Georgetown Professor Daniel Byman and Brookings Fellow Jeremy Shaprio, and former U.S. Special Envoy to Afghanistan Peter Tomsen debate the lessons of Afghanistan and Iraq.

    Regular price: £14.39

    • Schumpeter's Heirs

    • By: Gideon Rose
    • Narrated by: Kevin Stillwell
    • Length: 4 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Entrepreneurs drive innovation and dynamism, which in turn drive growth. So our lead package explores entrepreneurialism today - what it involves, what it accomplishes, and what can be done to spur and profit from it.

    Regular price: £1.49