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Pride of Baghdad, by Brian K. Vaughan and Niko Henrichon

Pride of Baghdad, by Brian K. Vaughan (writer) and Niko Henrichon (artist) Vertigo, 2006. 136 pages. In 2003, Pride of Baghdad explains, the Baghdad zoo suffered damage under U.S. bombing of the city, setting loose a number of animals, including a … Continue reading

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Here, Bullet, by Brian Turner

Here, Bullet, by Brian Turner Alice James Books, 2005. 80 pages. As that of a soldier in Iraq, much of Turner’s poetry carries a surrealism, perhaps best captured in his own words: Allah must wander in the crowd as I … Continue reading

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