The Long Road Home

A Story of War and Family

by Martha Raddatz

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The Long Road Home
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A Story of War and Family
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Martha Raddatz

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Book Summary

Documents the two-day firefight in Sadr City that began the Iraqi insurgency, during which eight 1st Cavalry Division soldiers were killed and numerous others wounded, an engagement that was vigilantly monitored by their loved ones back home.