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The Resource Heroes among us : firsthand accounts of combat from America's most decorated warriors in Iraq and Afghanistan, edited and with an introduction by Chuck Larson ; with a foreword by Tommy Franks and an afterword by John McCain, (electronic resource)

Heroes among us : firsthand accounts of combat from America's most decorated warriors in Iraq and Afghanistan, edited and with an introduction by Chuck Larson ; with a foreword by Tommy Franks and an afterword by John McCain, (electronic resource)

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Heroes among us : firsthand accounts of combat from America's most decorated warriors in Iraq and Afghanistan
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Heroes among us
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firsthand accounts of combat from America's most decorated warriors in Iraq and Afghanistan
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edited and with an introduction by Chuck Larson ; with a foreword by Tommy Franks and an afterword by John McCain
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Firsthand accounts of combat from America's most decorated warriors in Iraq and Afghanistan
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firsthand accounts of combat from Americas most decorated warriors in Iraq and Afghanistan
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eng
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Over 1 million Americans have served in Iraq and Afghanistan in the past four years, but fewer than 500 from this group have earned a Silver Star, Navy Cross, Air Force Cross, Distinguished Service Cross, or the Medal of Honor. Those who have been awarded these distinguished honors all demonstrated an extraordinary courage under fire in the worst of circumstances. These Americans come from all branches of the military. They also come from all over the country and all walks of life, representing the entire spectrum of races and creeds. But what unites them are their deeds of consummate bravery, beyond the call of duty. Heroes Among Us tells their extraordinary true stories of valor, honor, and sacrifice
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Firsthand accounts of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan from decorated soldiers of all branches of the military capture front-line stories of combat, courage under fire, and heroism on the battlefield
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956.704434092273
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Read by Lloyd James
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  • Iraq War, 2003-2011
  • Iraq War, 2003-2011
  • Afghan War, 2001-
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firsthand accounts of combat from America's most decorated warriors in Iraq and Afghanistan
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Heroes among us : firsthand accounts of combat from America's most decorated warriors in Iraq and Afghanistan, edited and with an introduction by Chuck Larson ; with a foreword by Tommy Franks and an afterword by John McCain, (electronic resource)
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Unabridged.
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9781400126521
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Heroes among us : firsthand accounts of combat from America's most decorated warriors in Iraq and Afghanistan, edited and with an introduction by Chuck Larson ; with a foreword by Tommy Franks and an afterword by John McCain, (electronic resource)
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digital storage
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MWT10756789
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Edition
Unabridged.
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1 online resource (1 audio file (9hr., 30 min.))
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unknown
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  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
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not applicable
Isbn
9781400126521
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(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
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not applicable
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not applicable
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unknown
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unknown
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digital.
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MWT10756789
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unknown
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access
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sound
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digital recording
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  • other
  • remote
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other
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
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not applicable
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