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"Afghanistan: War without End?" The MacNeil/Lehrer News Hour. PBS. 27 December 1985.

Ansen, David. "Charlie Wilson's War." Newsweek 17 December 2007: 64.

Bernardinelli, James. "Charlie Wilson's War." Reelviews. 2007.

Borovik, Artem. The Hidden War: A Russian Journalist's Account of the Soviet War in Afghanistan. New York: Atlantic Monthly Press 1990.

Carlson, Peter. "Sticking to his Guns: Charlie Wilson: The Wild Card Image was the Real Deal." Washington Post 22 Dec. 2007.

Charity, Tom. Rev. of Charlie Wilson's War, dir. Mike Nichols. CNN 21 December 2007.

Charles Wilson Congressional Papers

Charlie Wilson's War

Charlie Wilson's War -- Trailer

"Charlie Wilson's War: Aaron Sorkin Interview." March 2008.

"Charlie Wilson's War: George Crile." Ex Libris Book Reviews. 5 March 2005.

Cinema Judge Interview #1

Cinema Judge Interview #2

Coll, Steve. Ghost Wars: The Secret History of the CIA, Afghanistan, and Bin Laden, from the Soviet Invasion to September 10, 2001. New York: Penguin, 2004.

Cordovez, Diego. Out of Afghanistan: The Inside Story of the Soviet Withdrawal. New York: Oxford UP, 1995.

Corliss, Richard. "For Charlie Wilson, War is Swell." Time 21 December 2007.,8599,1697661,00.html

Crile, George. Charlie Wilson's War: The Extraordinary Story of the Largest Covert Operation in History. New York: Atlantic Monthly P, 2003.

Danahar,Paul. "Afghanistan's New Militant Alliances." BBC News 17 April 2006.

Ebert, Roger. "Charlie Wilson's War." Chicago Sun Times 21 December 2007.

Estrin, Mark W. (updated by H. Wayne Schuth, further updated by Robyn Karney). "Mike Nichols." Film Reference.

Galeotti, Mark. Afghanistan: The Soviet Union's Last War. Portland: Frank Cass 1995.

Girardet, Edward. Afghanistan: The Soviet War. New York: St. Martin's Press 1985.

Grant, Meg. "The Secret Deal -- Before there was a war on terror, there was Charlie Wilson's War. A conversation between Tom Hanks and the Congressman he plays." Reader's Digest (January 2008): 74-79. wilsons-war/article50630-1.html

Hill, Lee. "Mike Nichols." Senses of Cinema.

Hunter, Stephen. "Charlie Wilson Firing on all Cylinders." Washington Post 21 December 2007.

"Interview: Mike Nichols." The

Joanne King Herring

Johns, Michael. "Charlie Wilson's War Was Really America's War." Michael Johns blog. 19 January 2008.

Kakar, M. Hassan. The Soviet Invasion and the Afghan Response: 1979-1982. Berkeley: U of California P, 1995.

LaSalle, Mick. "'Charlie Wilson' and Texas socialite make love -- and war." San Francisco Chronicle 21 December 2007.

Leopold, Todd. "The Real Charlie Wilson: ‘War' Got it Right." CNN.

McElwaine, Sandra. "Charlie Wilson Regrets Nothing." Time 6 Dec. 2007.,9171,1692047,00.html

McGuigan, Cathleen. "War, Peace, and Mike Nichols." Newsweek 17 December 2007.

Mendelson, Sarah Elizabeth. Changing Course: Ideas, Politics, and the Soviet Withdrawal from Afghanistan. Princeton: Princeton UP, 1998.

Nadel, Alan. "Charlie Wilson's War." Journal of American History 95 (2008): 286-88.

Oppenheimer, Jean. "A Rogue Politician -- Stephen Goldblatt, ASC, BSC balances drama and satire in Charlie Wilson's War." American Cinematographer 89.1 (2008): 70-81.

Podhoretz, John. "Charlie Wilson's War." Weekly Standard 13 (2008): 38-40.

Puig, Claudia. Rev. of Charlie Wilson's War, dir. Mike Nichols. USA Today 21 December 2007.

Rollins, Peter C. The Columbia Companion to American History on Film: How the Movies Have Portrayed the American Past. New York: Columbia UP, 2003.

Scott, A.O. "Good Time Charlie's Foreign Affairs." New York Times 21 December 2007.

Sklar, Robert. "Charlie Wilson's War." Cineaste 33.2 (2008): 48-49.

Sklar, Robert. "Charlie Wilson's War." Cineaste 33 (2008): 48-51.

Smith, Clay. "Journalist George Crile on his ‘Charlie Wilson's War.'" Austin Chronicle 27 June 2003.

"Socialite Joanne Herring Wins ‘War.'" NY Daily News 27 December 2007.

"Timeline: The Soviet War in Afghanistan." BBC.

Tom Hanks Interview

Travers, Peter. "Charlie Wilson's War." Rolling Stone 13 December 2007.

The True Story of Charlie Wilson. A&E Home Video, 2008.

U.S.-Afghanistan Relations: Gaining Perspectives. Films for the Humanities, 2002.

Wilonsky, Robert. "Moolah for Mullahs." Village Voice 11 December 2007.