In his fourth book on President George W. Bush and his controversial 'War on Terror,' Bob Woodward takes us behind closed doors, into the hidden rooms of the White House, the Pentagon, the State Department, and US intelligence agencies, where the details of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan were fiercely debated and eventually determined.
Today, the Iraq War is a major source of contention around the world, and may become the defining political, social and moral issue of this brief period in American history.
In an attempt to understand the Bush presidency, and its divisive legacy, Woodward examines this conflict at its source: in Washington D.C.
This fast-paced, groundbreaking book includes never-before-published information, as Woodward draws upon his vast experience a veteran political journalist to provide a richly detailed and meticulously researched examination of the war in Iraq over the past two years.
In The War Within, Woodward expands upon his study of the Bush administration in his previous three books, with his signature authoritative, measured, and deeply human sense of perspective.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 512 pages, map, ports.
- Publisher: Simon & Schuster Ltd
- Publication Date: 01/06/2009
- Category: History of the Americas
- ISBN: 9781847393562