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The Resource 8 seconds of courage : a soldier's story, from immigrant to the Medal of Honor, Flo Groberg and Tom Sileo

8 seconds of courage : a soldier's story, from immigrant to the Medal of Honor, Flo Groberg and Tom Sileo

Label
8 seconds of courage : a soldier's story, from immigrant to the Medal of Honor
Title
8 seconds of courage
Title remainder
a soldier's story, from immigrant to the Medal of Honor
Statement of responsibility
Flo Groberg and Tom Sileo
Title variation
Eight seconds of courage
Title variation remainder
a soldiers story from immigrant to the Medal of Honor
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Describes the author's childhood relocation from France to the U.S., where as a naturalized citizen he joined the military and served multiple tours in Afghanistan before he was wounded while protecting his patrol from a suicide bomber
Storyline
Biography type
autobiography
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10600547
Cataloging source
DLC
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1983-
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Groberg, Florent
Dewey number
  • 958.104/742092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Sileo, Tom
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True
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  • Groberg, Florent
  • United States
  • Afghan War, 2001-
  • Afghan War, 2001-
  • Afghan War, 2001-
  • Immigrants
  • French Americans
  • Medal of Honor
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a soldier's story from immigrant to the Medal of Honor
Label
8 seconds of courage : a soldier's story, from immigrant to the Medal of Honor, Flo Groberg and Tom Sileo
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Toy soldiers -- Shut up and listen -- Piss and shit -- The wild west -- Honaker-miracle -- Finish strong -- The last sprint -- Freak on a leash -- A leg up -- A greater honor -- Epilogue: the next mission
Control code
on1003844237
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
ix, 191 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781501165887
Lccn
2017036187
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
(OCoLC)1003844237
Label
8 seconds of courage : a soldier's story, from immigrant to the Medal of Honor, Flo Groberg and Tom Sileo
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Toy soldiers -- Shut up and listen -- Piss and shit -- The wild west -- Honaker-miracle -- Finish strong -- The last sprint -- Freak on a leash -- A leg up -- A greater honor -- Epilogue: the next mission
Control code
on1003844237
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
ix, 191 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781501165887
Lccn
2017036187
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
(OCoLC)1003844237

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