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Sunday, Feb 14, 2010
by PopMatters Staff
by Elizabeth Day
The Observer (14 February 2010)

“Glenn Fitzpatrick was a soldier in the Gulf war. Two decades on, he has condensed its horrors into a gripping graphic book…. It was not the dead bodies that got to trooper Glenn Fitzpatrick. He found it harder to deal with the people who were still alive, the ones covered in blood and crying out for help. He can still vividly recall the detritus of battle; the human misery he witnessed at first hand while on a six-month tour with the Queen’s Royal Irish Hussars during the Gulf war in 1991.”


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