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Fire in my eyes : an American warrior's journey from being blinded on the battlefield to gold medal victory / Brad Snyder and Tom Sileo

Snyder, Brad, 1984- author. (Author). Sileo, Tom, co-author. (Added Author).
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  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Benton County Public Library - Fowler B SNYDER (Text) 34044000901924 ADULT BIOGRAPHY Available -
Rochester Library 958.104 SNY (Text) 33187004128332 Nonfiction - R Available -

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  • ISBN: 9780306825149
  • Physical Description: viii, 248 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: Boston, MA. : Da Capo Press, c2016.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Prologue: shadows of dawn -- The monsters of Weeki Wachee Springs -- To lead and to serve -- Annapolis -- The dark ages -- Two left shoes -- Hooyah America -- A cut above -- Inshallah -- The toll of war -- Shattered dream -- Under the influence -- Fields of fire -- Becoming a warrior -- The night Osama Bin Laden was killed -- Somewhere bright -- In between -- Tap, advance -- My country calls back -- A golden opportunity -- Alive day -- Fifty stars and thirteen stripes -- Afterword: the Delta.
Summary, etc.: Brad Snyder's inspiring journey from the Naval Academy to Afghanistan, from being blinded by an IED to winning Paralympic gold.
Subject: Snyder, Brad, 1984-
United States. Navy > Biography.
Afghan War, 2001- > Casualties > United States.
Special operations (Military science) > Afghanistan.
Swimmers > United States > Biography.
Paralympic Games (14th : 2012 : London, England)

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