Two Wars: One Hero's Fight on Two Fronts--Abroad and Within
Former army ranger Nate Self, a hero from the Robert’s Ridge rescue in Afghanistan, tells his whole story—from the pulse-pounding battle in the mountains of Afghanistan to the high-stakes battle he has waged against post traumatic stress disorder. This book will become a go-to book for understanding the long-term effects of the war on terror. Thousands of families are fighting this battle, and Nate opens up his life—including his successes, tragedies, struggles with thoughts of suicide—to show how his faith and his family pulled him through. Includes 8 pages of color photos.
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... goggles and making final adjustments—tightening chin straps, ensuring they have rounds chambered, adjusting body armor, checking their weapons' optics.
Despite our coverings of body armor, weapons, and gear, we recognize each other by the way we hold our rifles, by the way we dive for cover, ...
... famous quotes, U.S. Army unit designations, weapon- systems data, awards and decorations, the names of the Army mules, and much more.
Here were cadets, their heads shaved, uniforms caked with mud, eyes gaunt but sparkling, seated in circles scrubbing their weapons. Rising above the dirty ...
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An open look at the heart of a warriorUser Review - Kevin - Christianbook.com
There were two huge aspects I loved about this book. First, as a man outside the military, I was shown what it was like to become a soldier and the bonds required to become a Ranger. Second, the ... Read full review
"Two Wars" is a military autobiography which impressed me with the astounding story and by the vivid writing. Nate Self describes the sights, sounds, smells, and feelings of what it's like to be in ... Read full review