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Charlie Battery.

Charlie Battery

Andrew Lubin

Hellgate Press

c/o PSI Research

PO Box 3727, Central Point, OR 97502-0032

1555716423, $16.95 1-800-795-4059

"Charlie Battery: A Marine Artillery Unit In Iraq" by Andrew Lubin (American Military university American Military University (AMU) is a private, for profit online university and a member institution of the American Public University System. It is one of the oldest and largest online universities. , Charles Town, West Virginia
See also Charleston, West Virginia or Charlestown.
Charles Town is a city in Jefferson County, West Virginia USA. The population was 2,907 at the 2000 census.
) is the fascinating and informative account of a Marine Corps artillery unit and their experiences on the front line in Operation Iraqi Freedom. Professor Lubin is the father of one of the Charlie Battery Marines and has a very special perspective in relating the history of the unit's preparation for war, deployment to the front lines, and eventual return home. Drawing upon interviews with the Marines, their commanding officers, and their families, "Charlie Battery" provides a true and accurate account of the early days of the Iraqi War--a war that unlike any other America has waged, allowed the families of the marines to watch the progress of the war and their son's participation in it live on CNN CNN
 or Cable News Network

Subsidiary company of Turner Broadcasting Systems. It was created by Ted Turner in 1980 to present 24-hour live news broadcasts, using satellites to transmit reports from news bureaus around the world.
 and MSNBC MSNBC Microsoft/National Broadcasting Company . A critically important contribution to community and academic library Military Studies reference shelves, "Charlie Battery" is a compelling, informative reading - and especially commended to the attention of military buffs The name Buffs can mean:
  • Buffs (Royal East Kent Regiment), a British army unit
  • Royal Antediluvian Order of Buffaloes
  • Buffs Company, a Rifle Company of The Queen's Own Rifles of Canada that parades out of Dalton Armoury in Scarborough.
 and civilians with an interest in the on-going Iraqi conflict.
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Title Annotation:Charlie Battery: A Marine Artillery Unit In Iraq
Publication:The Bookwatch
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Date:Dec 1, 2006
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