- Blog - http://chelseagreen.com/blogs -

Free Download: Chapter 2 of Killing the Cranes

Posted By admin On September 11, 2011 @ 6:06 pm In Chelsea Green News,Politics & Public Policy | Comments Disabled

With the tenth anniversary of September 11, 2001, Chelsea Green has had the honor of bringing veteran journalist Edward Girardet’s in-depth and personal history of Afghanistan, Killing the Cranes, into the world.

For a limited time we are offering a free chapter download. Click here to read Chapter 2 – A Coward in Afghanistan. [1]

Girardet has been talking to a lot of people recently about his experiences in Afghanistan since the days just before the Soviet invasion in 1979.

To hear more, check out:

Article printed from Blog: http://chelseagreen.com/blogs

URL to article: http://chelseagreen.com/blogs/free-download-chapter-2-of-killing-the-cranes/

URLs in this post:

[1] For a limited time we are offering a free chapter download. Click here to read Chapter 2 – A Coward in Afghanistan.: http://www.chelseagreen.com/bookstore/item/killing_the_cranes:hardcover/free_chapter_download

[2] Ed’s conversation with Renee Montaigne on NPR’s Morning Edition. : http://www.npr.org/2011/09/09/140328019/a-decade-ago-massouds-assassination-preceded-sept-11

[3] On the Leonard Lopate Show.: http://www.wnyc.org/shows/lopate/2011/sep/07/reporters-journey-through-three-decades-war-afghanistan/

[4] On PBS’ NewsHour.: http://www.pbs.org/newshour/bb/media/july-dec11/girardet_09-05.html

[5] Part 1: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jVqObacVyVs&feature=channel_video_title

[6] Part 2: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7WzanCwiq5I&feature=channel_video_title

[7] And on the Kojo Nnamdi Show. : http://thekojonnamdishow.org/shows/2011-09-08/helping-outsiders-understand-afghanistan

[8] This is a reminiscence of Ed’s time at the Christian Science Monitor by editor John Yemma : http://www.csmonitor.com/Commentary/editors-blog/2011/0909/Before-9-11-The-tale-of-an-Afghan-lion

[9] And a recent review in Huntington News.: http://www.huntingtonnews.net/8983