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From Baghdad with Love

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1 From Baghdad with Love on Sat 15 Nov 2008, 12:32 am

It's an OK book that is based in the war of Iraq

I included the blurb:

When Marines enter an abandoned house in Fallujah, Iraq, and hear a suspicious noise, they clench their weapons, edge around the corner, and prepare to open fire.

What they find during the U.S.-led attack on the 'most dangerous city on Earth', however, is not an insurgent bent on revenge, but a tiny puppy left behind when most of the city's population fled before the bombing. Despite military law that forbids the keeping of pets, the Marines de-flea the pup with kerosene, de-worm him with chewing tobacco, and fill him up with meals ready to eat.

Thus begins the dramatic rescue attempt of a dog named lava and Lava's rescue of at least one Marine, Lieutenant Colonel Jay Kopelman, from the emotional ravages of war.

From hardened Mariners to wartime journalists to endangered Iraqi citizens, From Baghdad, With Love tells an unforgettable true story of an unlikely band of heroes who learn unexpected lessons about like, death, and war from little flea-ridden refugee.

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2 Re: From Baghdad with Love on Sat 15 Nov 2008, 4:21 am

Sounds...interesting...

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3 Re: From Baghdad with Love on Mon 17 Nov 2008, 9:16 am

i think i saw that book in big W.

cat

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4 Re: From Baghdad with Love on Sat 22 Nov 2008, 5:16 am

u only read it coz htat guys name was jay

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5 Re: From Baghdad with Love on Thu 27 Nov 2008, 8:56 am

baghad rules/

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6 Re: From Baghdad with Love on Thu 11 Dec 2008, 6:50 am

Melinda, no need to be a bitch

I read a lot of war books

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7 Re: From Baghdad with Love on Thu 11 Dec 2008, 9:54 am

sorry . i didnt mean it the bitch way

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