Mark Bowden

Finalist, 1999 National Book Awards

Mark Bowden is the author of twelve books, including Black Hawk Down, The Best Game Ever, Bringing the Heat, Guests of the Ayatollah, and The Finish. He reported at the Philadelphia Inquirer for twenty years and now writes for Vanity Fair, Atlantic, and other magazines. He is the writer in residence at the University of Delaware.
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Black Hawk Down: A Story of Modern War

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ISBN 978-0871137388 Grove Press / Atlantic Monthly Press

Black Hawk Down drops you into a crowded marketplace in the heart of Mogadishu, Somalia with the U.S. Special Forces—and puts you in the middle of the most intense firefight American soldiers have fought since the Vietnam War. More about this book >

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Mark Bowden

Mark Bowden is the author of twelve books, including Black Hawk Down, The Best Game Ever, Bringing the Heat, Guests of the Ayatollah, and The Finish. He reported at the Philadelphia Inquirer for twenty years and now writes for Vanity Fair, Atlantic, and other magazines. He is the writer in residence at the University of Delaware.

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