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Emma Sky was raised in England and attended a boys boarding school from age 7 to 13; her stepfather was a teacher there and her mother was a house mother. She earned her undergraduate degree in oriental studies at Oxford University's Somerville College. Sky has worked at senior levels on behalf of the US and UK governments, in Iraq, Afghanistan and Jerusalem, across the fields of development, defence, and diplomacy, and with multi civilian and military agencies. Sky was made a Member of the British Empire in 2003 and an Officer of the British Empire in 2008 in recognition of her service in Iraq.

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The Unravelling High Hopes and Missed Opportunities in Iraq by Emma Sky
The Unravelling High Hopes and Missed Opportunities in Iraq
Emma Sky
Shortlisted for the Samuel Johnson Prize for Non-Fiction 2015. The riveting first hand account of a young British civilian woman who volunteered to go to Iraq immediately after the invasion in 2003, and within weeks found herself in the role...
Format: Hardback - Released: 22/04/2015

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