The al Asad Airbase in western Iraq is big. Really big. So big, in fact, that a decade ago it housed more than 17,000 U.S. servicemen and women and civilian contractors. It had a movie theater, two swimming pools and a Pizza Hut.
Nelson, Scott Bernard '94
"Nursing in a War Zone,"
Linfield Magazine: Vol. 13
, Article 7.
Available at: http://digitalcommons.linfield.edu/linfield_magazine/vol13/iss2/7