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First Platoon: A Story of Modern War in the Age of Identity Dominance, by Annie Jacobsen Dutton hide caption

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'First Platoon' Examines How War On Terror Birthed Pentagon's Biometrics ID System

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Book Concierge: Great Books About America

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Former FBI Director James Comey, here in 2017, says he was "sickened" by last week's attack on the Capitol. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images hide caption

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James Comey: Trump Should Be Impeached But Not Federally Prosecuted

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'Ambitious Girl' Reminds Kids: Your Dreams Are Not A Drawback

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Journalist Neil Sheehan, pictured at the time as a reporter for UPI, died recently at the age of 84. Bettmann/Bettmann Archive hide caption

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Opinion: Remembering Journalist And Friend Neil Sheehan

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G.P. Putnam's Sons

Love And Hope Are At The Heart Of 'The Prophets'

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Former FBI Director James Comey speaks at Harvard Kennedy School with Harvard's Eric Rosenbach on Feb. 24, 2020 in Boston, Mass. Paul Marotta/Getty Images hide caption

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In this screenshot taken from a congress.gov webcast, Missouri Republican Sen. Josh Hawley speaks during a Senate debate session to ratify the 2020 presidential election on Wednesday in Washington, D.C. congress.gov via/Getty Images hide caption

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Writer Eric Jerome Dickey poses at the 12th Annual Los Angeles Times Festival of Books on the UCLA campus in 2007 in Los Angeles. Dickey died Jan. 3 after a long illness. He was 59. Charley Gallay/Getty Images hide caption

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Bloomsbury

'Outlawed' Frontiers Of Gender And Sexuality Beckon In This Sly Western

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Facial Recognition And Beyond: Journalist Ventures Inside China's 'Surveillance State'

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