- Lessons learned from the Iraq war
- How we can apply lessons learned to Afghanistan
- Personal stories of America’s soldiers
- The heroes of the fight to free Fallujah
- Counter-insurgent warfare and what is needed to win in Afghanistan
- First hand accounts of soldiers in the Iraq war
- Iraq War, Afghanistan, Counter-Insurgence
Richard S. Lowry recipient of the Military Writers Society of America’s Gold Medal for History. Richard S. Lowry is an internationally recognized military historian and author.
Richard tells the stories of the men and women who fought to clear Fallujah, Iraq’s most violent city. This is no ordinary historical account. Richard provides gripping narratives of individual sacrifice and valor while documenting the battle for military historians.
He weaves a page-turning story that will educate and entertain.
He has dedicated his life to providing real stories of America’s sons and daughters fighting in far away lands.
He provides the American people with information that is not readily available through the mainstream media.
Richard has spent years culling through military archives and interviewing soldiers, sailors, airmen, and Marines to tell the stories that the media has missed.
He remains in close contact with top-level commanders and the GIs on the ground.
He made the circuit with a message that helped his audiences understand General Petraeus’ Baghdad Security Plan, or, as it was commonly known, The Surge.
The lessons learned in the largest urban fight since Hue City, Vietnam and how they are being applied today in Afghanistan
Richard speaks from his heart, a captivating and energetic speaker.
Richard has spoken to many community organizations to include: Military Officers Association,
Daughters of the American Revolution,
Florida Retired Chief Petty Officers Association,
Marine Corps Association,
Marine Corps League,
Association of the US Army,
Military Officers Association,
He has spoken on many different subjects relating to the war in Iraq and Operation Desert Storm.
Richard has appeared on Book TV and Veterans Chronicles and is regularly featured on radio and tv.
Marines in the Garden of Eden won the Silver Medal for history from the Military Writers Society of America.
The Gulf War Chronicles also received recognition from MWSA and has achieved Editor’s Choice, Reader’s Choice and STAR distinction from iUniverse.
“Perfect Valor” received the best feature documentary award GI Film Festival.
Richard has established himself as a contemporary expert on Americans fighting in far away lands.
Books by Richard S. Lowry
- New Dawn: The Battles for Fallujah
- The Gulf War Chronicles
- Marines in the Garden of Eden
- US Marine in Iraq: Operation Iraqi Freedom, 2003