Foreword by Christopher Booker; Introduction; 1. Losing the Peace; 2. A Very Secret War; 3. Hit and Run; 4. The Seeds of Betrayal; 5. Descent into Chaos; 6. The Campaign; 7. Running Away; 8. Tipping Points; 9. The Road to Defeat; 10. The Return to al Amarah; 11. Armchair Generals; Epilogue - Could it have been different?