The explosive story of Blackwater, a company that rose a decade ago from Moyock, North Carolina, to become one of the most powerful players in the war on terror, is told on this audio CD. Exposing Blackwater as the frightening new face of the U.S. war machine, the author discusses the topics and research of his bestselling Blackwater bookfrom the bloodied streets of Iraq to hurricane-ravaged New Orleans andthe chambers of power in Washington, DC.
About the Author
Jeremy Scahill is the author of the bestseller "Blackwater: The Rise of the World's Most Powerful Mercenary Army." He is the recipient of the Polk Award for journalism and a frequent contributor to "Democracy Now! "and "Nation" magazine. He lives inBrooklyn, New York."