• First In

  • An Insider’s Account of How the CIA Spearheaded the War on Terror in Afghanistan
  • By: Gary C. Schroen
  • Narrated by: Joe Barrett
  • Length: 12 hrs and 10 mins
  • 4.6 out of 5 stars (50 ratings)

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While America held its breath in the days immediately following 9/11, a small but determined group of CIA agents covertly began to change history. This is the riveting first-person account of the treacherous top-secret mission inside Afghanistan to set the stage for the defeat of the Taliban and launch the war on terror.

As thrilling as any novel, First In is a uniquely intimate look at a mission that began the US retaliation against terrorism - and reclaimed the country of Afghanistan for its people.

©2005 Gary C. Schroen (P)2021 Tantor

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Too little too late

Man, I've wanted to read this book for about 5 years now and while I can still appreciate the story and the sacrifice it doesn't age well. Still enjoyed the first hand account.