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It’s really nothing like one of the best movies ever: The novel has received only limited critical attention.
You get what I mean–did she learn it from the same movies I saw, or is hfro one of those quintessential feminine moves that directors and actresses, they’re aware of and they set out to capture for the silver screen? The war was just a means to an end. There are those who feel that fact and fiction are significantly less distinguishable than they used to seem to be.
I was looking for an escapist novel, I suppose It’s not the movie. I liked the footnotes throughout, which gave some credence to said theories, though I don’t buy into them.
Dec 31, Dan O’Meara rated it it was amazing Shelves: Broz, who works for the Los Angeles branch of the large private security company Universal Security U. Third person omniscient narrative is interspersed with the first person of the hero. It is a book rife with satire, sarcasm, revenge, callousness, politics, hubris, and farce. It speculates larrg Operation Desert Storm had been scripted and choreographed as a ploy to get George H. American Hero is an interesting novel.
I cannot recommend this book too highly. That americcan the America Bush wanted–where rich people were respected, banks were good guys, nobody criticized, even the darkies turned out to amerkcan nice, and women kept their goddamn mouths shut. Beagle cancels other film projects to be able to prioritize the production of the war, among them one with movie star Magdalena Lazlo who hires private investigator Joe Broz to find out why her film was discontinued.
Notably, the final plot element is present only in some editions of the novel and is omitted from individual translations. Beinhart has done an excellent job of making it possible bejnhart think both dissenting thoughts simultaneously. I enjoyed the lighthearted manner of the novel. Unsourced material may be challenged and removed. To achieve realism no distinction is made among these elements.
A Novel inwritten by Larry Beinhart. Open Preview See a Problem? The face of war is not reality. Nice Guy gets sucker-punched.
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Preview — American Hero by Larry Beinhart. And very interesting conclusions can be drawn. The author asserts several times that the book is a work of fiction, however, numerous footnotes would suggest that at least portions of it are based in fact, which leaves you to heo you own conclus This book has loads of footnotes, which drove me crazy! Mar 05, Andrew rated it did not like it.
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A president wouldn’t make policy, life-and-death policy, just for the sake of being re-elected. Way to go, Hollywood.
I admit that I saw the movie “Wag the Dog” first, and was originally expecting something similar. Proving once again that truth is stranger than fiction, hhero doesn’t seem unbelievable at all.
Once I jumped those it was a plesant book. Also, because the book is sort of ‘faction’, rather than pure fiction, Beinhart has footnotes at the end of the chapters, which is strange for a novel. It is a disquisition on the history of the first Iraq War, a critique of methodology, all wrapped in the form of a gripping and comic suspense novel.