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Mark Bowden (1)

This page covers the author of Black Hawk Down: A Story of Modern War.

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Mark Bowden has been a reporter at The Philadelphia Inquirer for twenty-one years and has won many national awards for his writing. He is the author of "Black Hawk Down," "Bringing the Heat," "Doctor Dealer", "Killing Pablo: The Hunt for the World's Greatest Outlaw." and, more recently, The Finish: "The Killing of Osama bin Laden", and Hue 1968: A Turning point of the American war in Vietnam. Bowden has also written for Talk, Men's Journal, Sports Illustrated, Rolling Stone and Playboy, among others. The original series of articles which became "Black Hawk Down" earned him the Overseas Press Club's Hal Boyle Award, and made him a finalist for the NBA in nonfiction. (Bowker Author Biography)
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Worm: The First Digital World War 269 copies, 12 reviews
Bringing the Heat 61 copies, 1 review
Once There Was a War (Introduction, some editions) 799 copies, 15 reviews
The Best American Nonrequired Reading 2003 (Contributor) 730 copies, 12 reviews
The New Kings of Nonfiction (Contributor) 708 copies, 23 reviews
The Best American Magazine Writing 2004 (Contributor) 81 copies, 2 reviews
The Best American Science Writing 2011 (Contributor) 78 copies, 4 reviews
The New Great American Writers' Cookbook (Contributor) 20 copies, 1 review
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Mark Bowden reported at the Philadelphia Inquirer for twenty years and now writes for The Atlantic and other magazines. Matthew Teague is a contributor to National Geographic, The Atlantic, Esquire, and other magazines,… [adapted from Grove Atlantic]

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