To Be a Friend Is Fatal
The Fight to Save the Iraqis America Left Behind
||Johnson, Kirk W.|
|Publication Date:||Sep 2013|
| Book Format:||Hardback|
|List Price:||USD $26.00|
| Book Description: |The stunning memoir of “one of the few genuine heroes of America’s war in Iraq” (Dexter Filkins), a rare glimpse into the perspective of the Iraqi people, and a searching exploration of America’s moral obligations to those Iraqis who stepped forward to help.
In January 2005 Kirk Johnson, then twenty-four, arrived in Baghdad as USAID’s only Arabic-speaking American employee. Despite his opposition to the war, Johnson felt called to civic... More Description