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Charlie Mike : a true story of heroes who brought their mission home / Joe Klein.

Klein, Joe, 1946- (author.).
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  • 4 of 4 copies available at Evergreen Indiana. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Culver-Union Township Public Library. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Culver-Union Twp PL - Culver.

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0 current holds with 4 total copies.

Series Information

Thorndike Press large print popular and narrative nonfiction.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Culver-Union Twp PL - Culver LARGE PRINT 363.34 KLEIN (Text) 34304000925188 Adult - Large Print Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781410486738 (large print : hbk.)
  • ISBN: 1410486737 (large print : hbk.)
  • Physical Description: 447 pages (large print), 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 23 cm.
  • Edition: Large Print edition.
  • Publisher: Waterville, Maine : Thorndike Press, a part of Gale, Cengage Learning, 2016.

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note:
Part one. We have a model -- Part two. War. Frick and frack on an elephant -- The uphills -- At the corner of angels and pirates -- The complete warrior -- Can you get me a beer? -- Part three. Finding Home. The diamond standard -- A challenge, not a charity -- One sky soldier falls, we all fall -- Living the herbalife -- The hero's journey -- My life is a train wreck -- Part four. Their mission continued. Legacy -- Transformation -- The biggest storms -- Post-traumatic growth.
Summary, etc.:
"The story of two decorated combat veterans linked by tragedy, who came home from the Middle East and found a new way to save their comrades and heal their country. This is one of the most hopeful stories to emerge from Iraq and Afghanistan--a saga of lives saved, not wasted. Greitens and Wood believe that the military virtues of discipline and selflessness, of sacrifice for the greater good, can save lives--and not just the lives of their fellow veterans. They believe that invigorated veterans can lead, by personal example, to stronger communities--and they prove it in Charlie Mike. Their personal saga is compelling and inspirational: Greitens and Wood demonstrate how the skills of war can also provide a path to peace, personal satisfaction, and a more vigorous nation"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Greitens, Eric, 1974-
Wood, Jake, 1983-
Mission Continues (Organization)
Disabled veterans > Services for > United States.
Volunteers > Training of > United States.
Veterans > United States > Biography.
Philanthropists > United States > Biography.
Iraq War, 2003-2011 > Veterans > United States.
Afghan War, 2001- > Veterans > United States.
Large type books.
United States > Armed Forces > Biography.

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