WAR - Sebastian Junger


By Sebastian Junger

  • Release Date: 2010-11-15
  • Genre: Biographies & Memoirs
4.5 Score: 4.5 (From 70 Ratings)


In WAR, New York Times bestselling author Sebastian Junger turns his brilliant and empathetic eye to the reality of combat--the fear, the honor, and the trust among men in an extreme situation whose survival depends on their absolute commitment to one another.

This groundbreaking Enriched Edition of WAR features nearly an hour of riveting video - culled from 150 hours of footage - shot by Junger and British photographer Tim Hetherington. Their unprecedented access allowed them to chronicle one platoon's experience throughout an entire 15-month deployment in the most exposed outpost in Afghanistan's Korengal Valley.

This Enriched Edition includes:
Nearly an hour of video footage shot by Junger and Hetherington as part of their award-winning documentary, RestrepoExclusive video footage prepared specifically for the eBook that has never been seen in theatersPhotographs detailing the experiences of the soldiers at the Korengal Outpost (10 photos)Audio of Sebastian Junger reading an excerpt of WAR (26 minutes)In the Enriched Edition of WAR, readers can witness first-hand the experiences of these young men at war, and see what it means to fight, to serve, and to face down mortal danger on a daily basis.


  • Chief

    By Mako 52
    30 years in the military, this book moved me like no other. I was boots on the ground again...thank you.
  • Credit?

    By Tyler4550
    Probably a dumb question but any chance for a credit to those of us who bought the first edition? Awesome book and I would love to see the new footage. I have no problem paying for the new stuff just hate buying the book twice. Just thought I'd ask. I'll probably buy it anyway . . .