Give War a Chance
P. J. O'Rourke
Price  299.00
From the author hailed as ‘America’s greatest prose comedian’
Opening with an introduction entitled ‘Hunting the Virtuous – and How to Clean and Skin Them’, the author provides his own comments on the people, places and events behind the newspaper headlines, before launching into an account of the first Gulf War. Beginning with a concise history of the Middle East, he delivers a day-to-day chronicle of the tedium of waiting for war in the Saudi desert, signing off with an eyewitness account of the victory march into Kuwait city.
ISBN 9780330325363Category Non-fictionSubcategory Humour
Publisher Pan Macmillan UKImprint PicadorPublished 10/09/1993
Format 198 x 126Binding PaperbackPage extent 9999
books by P. J. O'Rourke