|Author||: Jon Ronson|
|Publisher||: Picador USA|
|Total Pages||: 277|
|Rating||: 4/5 (481 Downloads)|
Download or read book The Men who Stare at Goats written by Jon Ronson and published by Picador USA. This book was released on 2005 with total page 277 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: Why are Iraqi prisoners of war forced to listen to Barney the Purple Dinosaur's theme tune repeatedly, at top volume? Why have a hundred de-bleated goats been secretly placed inside the Special Forces command centre at Fort Bragg, North Carolina? Has the US Army really enlisted the help of Uri Geller?In The Men Who Stare at Goats, Jon Ronson searches for answers to these and many other questions, revealing some of the extraordinary beliefs at the core of the War on Terror.So unbelievable that it has to be true – this is the real-life account that inspired the film.