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

Groberg, Florent, 1983- (author.). Sileo, Tom, (author.).
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  • 13 of 13 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Alexandria-Monroe PL - Alexandria 958.104 GRO (Text) 37521530871245 AMPL Adult Nonfiction Available -
Clinton PL - Clinton B GROBERG (Text) 36806002079968 BIOGRAPHY 2ND FLOOR Available -
Fulton Co PL - Rochester Main Library 958.104 GRO (Text) 33187004325896 Nonfiction Available -
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New Castle-Henry County PL - New Castle 958.104 GROB (Text) 39231033440518 Ratcliffe-Carnegie Reading Room Available -
Peabody PL - Columbia City NON-FICTION 958.104 GROBERG (Text) 30403002280378 Adult - Non-Fiction Available -
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  • ISBN: 9781501165887
  • ISBN: 1501165887
  • Physical Description: ix, 191 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, map ; 22 cm
  • Edition: First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, 2017.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note:
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.
Summary, etc.:
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.
Subject: Groberg, Florent, 1983-
United States. Army > Biography.
Afghan War, 2001- > Personal narratives, American.
Soldiers > United States > Biography.
Medal of Honor > Biography.
Immigrants > United States > Biography.
French Americans > Biography.
BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Military.
History.
Military.
United States.
Political science.
Terrorism.
United States > Armed Forces > Afghanistan > Biography.
Genre: Autobiographies.
Personal narratives.

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