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There are nine articles in this special "Life During Wartime" (June 12, 2006) issue:COMMENT
"Just Watching" by Philip Gourevitch: The Bush administration's inaction in Darfur.LIFE DURING WARTIME
Personal Histories from the last half century of war zones:

"Antarctica, 1958" by Robert Stone.

"Vietnam, 1966" by Neil Sheehan.

"New York City, 1967" by Roger Angell.

"Yugoslavia, 1991" by Aleksander Hemon.

"Sierra Leone, 1997" by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie.

"Ivory Coast, 2001" by Tony D'Souza.

"Iraq, 2004" by Wendell Steavenson.PERSONAL HISTORY
"Meeting E.P." by Samuel Hynes: The Marine pilot's literary mission to meet Ezra Pound.
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