Dexter Filkins

Dexter Filkins is an American journalist and author known for his extensive coverage of wars and conflicts in Afghanistan and Iraq. He has worked for The New York Times and The New Yorker, and received numerous awards for his reporting, including a Pulitzer Prize. Filkins is also the author of 'The Forever War', a book that provides a firsthand account of the conflicts in the Middle East.


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  1. 1. The Forever War

    "The Forever War" is a non-fiction account of the conflicts in Afghanistan and Iraq from a journalist's perspective. The author, who was embedded with American troops, provides a raw and unfiltered look at the realities of war. The book gives a detailed description of the experiences of soldiers, civilians, and the author himself, offering a unique perspective on the ongoing conflicts. It explores the complexities and consequences of war, and the impact it has on those directly involved and the wider world.