What Was Asked of Us

An Oral History of the Iraq War by the Soldiers Who Fought It


By Trish Wood

Other Bobby Muller

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In this modern-day successor to the Vietnam classic Everything We Had, award-winning investigative reporter Trish Wood offers a gritty, authentic, and uncensored history of the war in Iraq, as told by the American soldiers who are fighting it.


On Sale
Nov 2, 2007
Page Count
352 pages
Back Bay Books

Trish Wood

About the Author

Trish Wood is an award-winning investigative reporter who has been working with veterans of the Iraq war for more than two years. She has been honored by the Canadian Association of Journalists, the Canadian Science Writers’ Association, the Radio-Television News Directors Association, the National Magazine Awards, and the New York Film Festival.

Bobby Muller was a marine infantry officer in the Vietnam War until a bullet severed his spinal cord and left him paralyzed from the chest down. The founder of the Vietnam Veterans of America Foundation, he is an outspoken advocate for veterans’ rights and spearheads efforts to assist civilian victims of war. Recently he cofounded Veterans for America, a new program dedicated to meeting the needs of a new generation of veterans.

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