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“Tough Love should be recommend reading for students and interns working for NGOs, and nonprofit organizations whose work and research covers policy concerns.”
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“well laid out for the average reader wanting to understand how this new frozen conflict occurred . . .”
“More than anything else, this history serves as a timely reminder that Iran has been at war with the United States for over four decades.”
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“a superb chronicle of marginalization, a collage depicting a continent-sized country still finding its way nearly 200 years after independence.”
Achilles in The Odyssey is “lord of all the dead.” Like Achilles, Manuel Mena died young, in battle.
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“We live in an age of horrible people who seem committed to getting ahead by cheating other people.”
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“a superb alternate look at Roman history . . .”
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