Page two of A Haunted Country. That billboard in the background is an IA recruitment ad — not sure it worked. I’m going to try to work more photography into these illustrations, as I did in the cover page. It’s all public domain — either taken by me, personally, in Iraq, or by other Soldiers on duty there. I think it makes the pages more visually interesting.
If you want to see some much better quality illustrations of Mosul, check out Molly Crabapple’s article in Vanity Fair.