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    Dayton Literary Peace Prize 2011 Finalists Announced
    The Dayton Literary Peace Prize was established in 2006 in order to honor fiction and non-fiction works that helped bring peace to the world. The prize is awarded to “books published within the past year that have led readers to a better...
  • Richard Holbrooke worried about Afghanistan to the end
    Richard Holbrook worried about Afghanistan till the end
    Richard Holbrook worried about Afghanistan till the endWASHINGTON — Richard Holbrook's mission to bring peace to Afghanistan and Pakistan was with him until the end. He never stopped being concerned about being able to complete that task...
  • BBC video of Richard Holbrooke passing
    Video: Richard Holbrooke has died, age 69
    Richard Holbrooke died tonight of a torn aorta. He was aged 69. San Francisco resident, Francis Witham, said: "It was indeed a great tragedy. We had all hoped that when he was rushed to hospital in Washington D.C. after he collapsed, that he...
  • Richard Holbrooke, 'Raging Bull' dies age 69
    Photos: Richard Holbrooke, 'Raging Bull' dead at 69
    Photos: Richard Holbrooke, 'Raging Bull' dead at 69Richard Holbrooke, praised by President Barack Obama for the great work he has done - recently in Afghanistan and formerly in Bosnia, died today at the age of 69.Holbrook was described as ...
  • Richard Holbrooke dies at 69: U.S. Envoy to Afghanistan dies after surgery
    Richard Holbrooke dies at 69: U.S. Envoy to Afghanistan dies after surgery
    U.S. Envoy to Afghanistan Richard C. Holbrooke died on Monday night, December 13. Holbrooke, 69, quickly became a top Google trend as news of his death spread through the Web.The NY Times reports that Holbrooke died at George Washington University...