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    DescriptionFor readers and viewers of The Perfect Storm, opening this long-awaited new work by Sebastian Junger will be like stepping off the deck of the Andrea Gail and into the inferno of a fire burning out of control in the steep canyons of Idaho. Here is the same meticulous prose brought to bear on the inner workings of a terrifying elemental force; here is a cast of characters risking everything in an effort to bring that force under control. Few writers have been to so many desperate corners of the globe as has Sebastian Junger; fewer still have provided such starkly memorable evocations of characters and events. From the murderous mechanics of the diamond trade in Sierra Leone to the logic of guerrilla warfare in Afghanistan and the forensics of genocide in Kosovo, this new collection of Junger's nonfiction will take you places you wouldn't dream of going to on your own.

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    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Sebastian Junger
    Physical properties
    Format: Hardback
    Number of pages: 256
    Width: 162 mm
    Height: 242 mm
    Thickness: 24 mm
    Weight: 520 g
    ISBN 13: 9780393010466
    ISBN 10: 0393010465

    BIC E4L: GEN
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: F1.1
    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC subject category V2: FA
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 11110
    LC subject heading:
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 01
    BIC subject category V2: PD
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 05
    B&T General Subject: 560
    LC subject heading:
    DC21: 909.829
    Ingram Theme: CHRN/20CNTY
    Ingram Subject Code: NA
    Libri: I-NA
    B&T Merchandise Category: POD
    LC subject heading:
    BISAC V2.8: HIS037070
    LC subject heading:
    BISAC V2.8: POL011000
    DC22: 909.829
    LC subject heading: ,
    DC22: 909.82/9
    LC subject heading: ,
    BISAC V2.8: NAT023000, HIS027130
    B&T Approval Code: A84720000
    LC classification: D24 .J86 2001
    Thema V1.0: NHB, RNR
    Edition statement
    Illustrations note
    black & white illustrations
    WW Norton & Co
    Imprint name
    WW Norton & Co
    Publication date
    02 January 2002
    Publication City/Country
    New York