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The last true story I"ll ever tell

an accidental soldier"s account of the War in Iraq

by John Crawford

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Published by Riverhead Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Crawford, John,
  • Iraq War, 2003- -- Personal narratives, American

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJohn Crawford.
    GenrePersonal narratives, American.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS79.76 .C737 2005
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 219p. ;
    Number of Pages219
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19145259M
    ISBN 10157322314X
    LC Control Number2005042928

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The Last True Story I’ll Ever Tell is a book of eighteen short stories about a young man from a small town in northeast Florida who fought the war in Iraq starting with the invasion to topple Saddam Hussein in The book was published in when many of us were just beginning to realize that this “war” might go on for some time/5.

About The Last True Story I’ll Ever Tell. In the tradition of Michael Herr’s Dispatches, a National Guardsman’s account of the war in Iraq. John Crawford joined the Florida National Guard to pay for his college tuition, willingly exchanging one weekend a month and two weeks a year for a free education.

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Aug 04,  · The Last True Story I'll Ever Tell is a savage, gritty, and compelling work that reveals the true cost of the Iraqi Adventure, the price paid by young soldiers. It's not about heroism, but about heroic endurance against the desert, the war-torn neighborhoods, and the lies of their commanders, lies that will echo the rest of their lives.4/5(19).

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Sep 07,  · "It will simply make people aware" of what war is like, he writes about "The Last True Story I'll Ever Tell," even if only "for one glimmering moment." And his book. The Last True Story I'll Ever Tell would have been improved by a few months in a serious writer's workshop. Some of Crawford's sentences are rushed and clunky, and empty jargon betrays his laziness with words.

Maybe in a few years, a more mature and less hurried Crawford will reflect again on the stories he has to tell. John Crawford's 'sort of memoir' of his extended tour in Iraq in the early days of that war was, for me, maybe an 'okay-plus.' It's called "THE LAST TRUE STORY I'LL EVER TELL and was, I /5(12).

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The Last True Story I'll Ever Tell An Accidental Soldier's Account of the War in Iraq (Book): Crawford, John: "John Crawford joined the Florida National Guard to pay for his college tuition, willingly exchanging one weekend a month and two weeks a year for a free education. But in autumnone semester short of graduating and newly married - in fact, on his honeymoon - he was called to.

John Crawford talked about his memoir [The Last True Story I'll Ever Tell: An Accidental Soldier's Account of the War in Iraq], published by Riverhead Books. He described his experience in the. Nov 08,  · In John Crawford's book, The Last True Story I will Ever Tell, the writer Crawford is drafted from the United States National Guard to work in the Army overseas in the Iraq emperor.

The book is drafted as a set of short stories that constitute some of Crawford's experiences in Iraq. SPC John Crawford is an American Iraq War veteran and writer originally from Palatka, Florida known for his bestselling memoir The Last True Story I'll Ever Tell, about his tour in Iraq/5.

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Dec 13,  · Once there he was determined to get it all down, to chronicle the daily life of a soldier in all its brutal, terrifying, heartbreaking honesty. The Last True Story I'll Ever Tell introduces a powerful new literary voice forged in the most intense of circumstances.

Jul 11,  · In John Crawford’s book, The Last True Story I’ll Ever Tell, the narrator John Crawford is drafted from the U.S. National Guard to serve in the Army overseas in Iraq. Crawford describes all of his tales and experiences during the war as well as the aftermath.Aug 19,  · Just a normal guy, in ROTC/National Guard for the college tuition, who got called up after 9/11 and had a really sh*ty war.

After all the alpha male, noble warrior books, I think this was closer to what the average guy experienced in Iraq.

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