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Always a soldier : service, sacrifice, and coming out as America's favorite black, gay Republican / Rob Smith.

Smith, Rob. (Author).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Record details

  • ISBN: 1642935751
  • ISBN: 9781642935752
  • Physical Description: x, 306 pages ; 22 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Post Hill Press, [2020].

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General Note:
"A Post Hill Press book." --T.p. verso.
Summary, etc.:
"Moonlight meets American Sniper in this groundbreaking memoir and political commentary from a bold new voice in American politics. Before he became a war veteran and political analyst, he was a young black man who enlisted in the U.S. Army right out of high school, survived the notoriously brutal Infantry basic training, and served while remaining a closeted gay man to all but a few of his colleagues. At his first duty station, he finds himself in dangerous territory when the United States declares war on Iraq; in fact, his unit was one of the first called in after the initial invasion. Rob's experience offers a ground-level view of life on the front lines in the United States Army in an unforgettable coming-of-age story with a military twist. In addition to his memoir, Always a Soldier highlights his thoughts on current hot-button political topics like the new crop of Black Republicans and the escalating tactics of the LGBTQ community, announcing him as a voice in American politics that will be heard for years to come." --Amazon.
Subject: Smith, Rob.
Veterans > United States > Biography.
Gay military personnel > United States > Biography.
African American soldiers > United States > Biography.
Iraq War, 2003-2011 > Personal narratives.
United States > Politics and government > 2017-2021

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