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"In the Quagmire: America at War" - Albert French, Colby Buzzell and Anthony Swofford
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Colby Buzzell:

Colby Buzzell is the author of the book My War: Killing Time in Iraq. In 2004, Buzzell was profiled in Esquire magazine’s “Best and Brightest” issue and has since been a frequent contributor to the magazine. Buzzell received the 2007 Lulu Blooker Prize.

Albert French:

Albert French’s memoir Patches of Fire depicts his Vietnam War experiences as a Marine infantry man and was named a New York Times Notable Book in 1997. The author of four novels, French’s most recent, Cinder, was published in the UK in 2007.

Anthony Swofford:

Anthony Swofford is the author of the novel Exit A and the memoir Jarhead, which won the PEN Art of the Memoir award and was adapted into a Sam Mendes-directed film in 2005. His writing has appeared in Harper’s, Washington Post Book World, Bookforum, and The Telegraph Magazine. He is currently at work on a novel set in New York City.

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