War Reporter

Author: Dan O'Brien
ISBN: 1934909351
Release Date: 2013-07-30
Genre: Literary Criticism

Poetry. These poems are based on the extraordinary career and personal struggles of Pulitzer Prize-winning war reporter Paul Watson. "Very powerful poems."—Andrew Motion

New Life

Author: Dan O'Brien (Playwright)
ISBN: 1934909866
Release Date: 2016-11
Genre: War correspondents

Poetry. "These poems are gorgeous and ironic and heartbreaking and angry and uplifting and tough-minded and compassionate and completely amazing. NEW LIFE is a triumph. Art wins, war loses." —Tim O'Brien. "Powerful and original…the poetry of courage." —Thomas Lux.

Desert Burning

Author: Thomas T. Fields, Jr.
Publisher: Xlibris Corporation
ISBN: 9781453542705
Release Date: 2010-07-30
Genre: Fiction

"In July of 1990 Ted Atcheson returned to Saudi Arabia and his job with the oil giant ARAMCO. Little did he realize that one week later he would be engulfed in a confl ict that would have eyes of the world looking at the small sliver of land that he called home. Saddam Hussein unleashed a brutal invasion of tiny Kuwait and the world trembled with the thought of his world domination of the rich oil fields of the Middle East. Follow Ted as he and his colleagues work to keep the oil fi elds open while supporting the troops."

The Urban Commons

Author: Daniel T. O'Brien
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 9780674975293
Release Date: 2018-12-03
Genre: Social Science

Through voicemail, apps, websites, and Twitter, Boston’s sophisticated 311 system allows citizens to report potholes, broken streetlights, graffiti, and vandalism that affect everyone’s quality of life. Drawing on Boston’s rich data, Daniel T. O’Brien offers a model of what smart technology can do for cities seeking both growth and sustainability.

Not Just Any Land

Author: John Price
Publisher: U of Nebraska Press
ISBN: 0803260261
Release Date: 2007-11-01
Genre: Nature

Blending elements of memoir, literary criticism, and nature writing, an anthology of essays--including conversations with such regional authors as Linda Hasselstrom, Dan O'Brien, and William Least Heat-Moon--offers an evocative portrait of the endangered prairie environment, his own quest for a new relationship with the natural life of the prairie, and the region's personal and environmental legacy. Reprint.

The Barracks

Author: Dan Harvey
Publisher: Irish Amer Book Company
ISBN: UOM:39015046902527
Release Date: 1997
Genre: History

This remarkable portrait of military life at Collins Barracks in Cork. from 1801 to the present, brings to life two centuries of Irish soldiering -- seen through the eyes of soldiers stationed there -- and is a compelling account of a way of life unknown to many.