Iraq War History Books

Last updated: January 2, 2012
  1. House to House: A Soldier's Memoir
    1. House to House: A Soldier's Memoir by David Bellavia and John Bruning Published: March 18, 2008 Score: 9.92
  2. Generation Kill
    2. Generation Kill by Evan Wright Published: July 1, 2008 Score: 6.69
  3. The Mission, The Men, and Me: Lessons from a Former Delta Force Commander
    3. The Mission, The Men, and Me: Lessons from a Former Delta Force Commander by Pete Blaber Published: September 7, 2010 Score: 6.61
  4. The Forever War (Vintage)
    4. The Forever War (Vintage) by Dexter Filkins Published: June 2, 2009 Score: 4.4
  5. The Only Thing Worth Dying For: How Eleven Green Berets Fought for a New Afghanistan (P.S.)
    5. The Only Thing Worth Dying For: How Eleven Green Berets Fought for a New Afghanistan (P.S.) by Eric Blehm Published: January 4, 2011 Score: 4.37
  6. From Baghdad with Love: A Marine, the War, and a Dog Named Lava
    6. From Baghdad with Love: A Marine, the War, and a Dog Named Lava by Jay Kopelman and Melinda Roth Published: June 3, 2008 Score: 4.2
  7. The Good Soldiers
    7. The Good Soldiers by David Finkel and Mark Boyett Published: October 20, 2009 Score: 4.19
  8. The Unforgiving Minute: A Soldier's Education
    8. The Unforgiving Minute: A Soldier's Education by Craig M. Mullaney Published: February 23, 2010 Score: 4.01
  9. Fiasco: The American Military Adventure in Iraq, 2003 to 2005
    9. Fiasco: The American Military Adventure in Iraq, 2003 to 2005 by Thomas E. Ricks Published: July 31, 2007 Score: 3.87
  10. Blackwater: The Rise of the World's Most Powerful Mercenary Army
    10. Blackwater: The Rise of the World's Most Powerful Mercenary Army by Jeremy Scahill Published: March 8, 2007 Score: 3.19
  11. Bravo Two Zero
    11. Bravo Two Zero by Andy McNab Published: October 2, 2008 Score: 2.91
  12. No True Glory: A Frontline Account of the Battle for Fallujah
    12. No True Glory: A Frontline Account of the Battle for Fallujah by Francis J. West Published: September 26, 2006 Score: 2.88
  13. Joker One: A Marine Platoon's Story of Courage, Leadership, and Brotherhood
    13. Joker One: A Marine Platoon's Story of Courage, Leadership, and Brotherhood by Donovan Campbell and David Drummond Published: March 31, 2009 Score: 2.65
  14. The Black Banners: The Inside Story of 9/11 and the War against al-Qaeda
    14. The Black Banners: The Inside Story of 9/11 and the War against al-Qaeda by Ali H. Soufan, Neil Shah and Daniel Freedman Published: December 1, 2011 Score: 2.58
  15. Overthrow: America's Century of Regime Change from Hawaii to Iraq
    15. Overthrow: America's Century of Regime Change from Hawaii to Iraq by Stephen Kinzer and Michael Prichard Published: May 29, 2006 Score: 2.44
  16. One Bullet Away: The Making of a Marine Officer
    16. One Bullet Away: The Making of a Marine Officer by Nathaniel Fick Published: October 3, 2005 Score: 2.39
  17. Seal of Honor: Operation Red Wings and the Life of Lt Michael P. Murphy, Usn
    17. Seal of Honor: Operation Red Wings and the Life of Lt Michael P. Murphy, Usn by Gary Williams Published: May 15, 2011 Score: 1.99
  18. State of Denial: Bush at War, Part III
    18. State of Denial: Bush at War, Part III by Bob Woodward Published: September 3, 2007 Score: 1.36
  19. Kaboom: Embracing the Suck in a Savage Little War
    19. Kaboom: Embracing the Suck in a Savage Little War by Matt Gallagher Published: March 23, 2010 Score: 1.23
  20. Black Hearts: One Platoon's Descent into Madness in Iraq's Triangle of Death
    20. Black Hearts: One Platoon's Descent into Madness in Iraq's Triangle of Death by Jim Frederick Published: February 9, 2010 Score: 1.12
  21. Sand
    21. Sand by Lili Tufel, Valerie Douglas and J. Darroll Hall Published: November 30, 2011 Score: 1.12
  22. We Were One: Shoulder to Shoulder with the Marines Who Took Fallujah
    22. We Were One: Shoulder to Shoulder with the Marines Who Took Fallujah by Patrick K. O'Donnell Published: October 30, 2007 Score: 0.99
  23. Plan of Attack
    23. Plan of Attack by Bob Woodward Published: April 19, 2004 Score: 0.98
  24. The Longest War: The Enduring Conflict between America and Al-Qaeda
    24. The Longest War: The Enduring Conflict between America and Al-Qaeda by Peter L. Bergen Published: June 28, 2011 Score: 0.94
  25. The Assassins' Gate: America in Iraq
    25. The Assassins' Gate: America in Iraq by George Packer Published: September 19, 2006 Score: 0.91

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