Human Parts
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Human Parts

LIVED THROUGH THIS

Reflections on 20 Years of War

A veteran’s musings on leaving Afghanistan and the killing fields

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I am tired and sick of war. Its glory is all moonshine. It is only those who have neither fired a shot nor heard the shrieks and groans of the wounded who cry aloud for blood, for vengeance, for desolation. War is hell. — William Tecumseh Sherman

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Benjamin Sledge

Benjamin Sledge

Author | Combat wounded veteran | Mental health specialist | Former geopol intel | Pre-order my war memoir—Where Cowards Go to Die—here: https://amz.run/5GAb

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