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  • March 01, 2012|Dov S. ZakheimMiddle East Quarterly

    A Vulcan's Tale

    The oft-repeated maxim attributed to Gustave Flaubert, "God is in the details," has a variant: "Governing is in the details," as Zakheim's memoir, a firsthand postmortem of the Bush administration's Afghanistan and Iraq policies, makes clear. The...

  • September 01, 2011|Dov S. ZakheimMiddle East Quarterly

    What 9/11 Has Wrought

    Everyday American images of the war on terror—the legacy of 9/11: Government buildings surrounded by ugly concrete blocks. Pennsylvania Avenue, the street that the White House—once known as the "people's house"—faces, no longer open to traffic. ID...