Ghosts Of War (True Story Of A 19-Year-Old GI) : This is no ordinary teenager's story. Instead of opting for the college life, Ryan Smithson joined the Army Reserve when he was seventeen. Two years later, he was deployed to Iraq as an Army engineer. His story - and the stories of thousands of other soldiers - is nothing like what you see on CNN or read about in The New York Times. In this extraordinary and harrowing memoir, readers march along one GI's tour of duty. It will change the way you feel about what it means to be an American.
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