I did a post the other day on Total War's art, which has been collected into a book, and while looking at that publisher's site I saw something that made me lose my shit, just a little. It was a book called Warbirds.
Up in flames: Islamic State's parting shot to people of Iraq. We can see the plumes of smoke from 30 kilometres away. This is the oil wealth of the Iraqi people going up in flames.
Iraqi Information Minister Mohammed Saeed al-Sahaf reads a message to the Iraqi people from President Saddam Hussein broadcast on Iraqi television, April 1, 2003. In the message Saddam said that jihad was a religious duty and he urged the Iraqi people to fight invading U.S. and British troops wherever they found them.
A view shows Khazer camp for displaced Iraqi people who fled the ISIS stronghold of Mosul on February 6, 2017 The Battle for Mosul Moves West - The Atlantic https://www.theatlantic.com/photo/2017/03/the-battle-for-mosul-moves-west/518724/