Gripping and unforgettable, Kyle’s masterful account of his extraordinary battlefield experiences ranks as one of the great war memoirs of all time. Great product! The #1 new york Times bestselling memoir of U. S. Kyle, his wife, taya, who was tragically killed in 2013, speaks openly about the strains of war on their family, writes honestly about the pain of war—including the deaths of two close SEAL teammates—and in moving first-person passages throughout, as well as on Chris.
American Sniper: The Autobiography of the Most Lethal Sniper in U.S. Military History #ad - . Navy seal chris kyle, and the source for Clint Eastwood’s blockbuster movie which was nominated for six academy awards, including best picture. From 1999 to 2009, U. S.
Lone Survivor: The Eyewitness Account of Operation Redwing and the Lost Heroes of SEAL Team 10Back Bay Books #ad - On a clear night in late June 2005, four U. S. Less then twenty-four hours later, only one of those Navy SEALs remained alive. But it is also, the story of his teammates, blown over a cliff, who fought ferociously beside him until he was the last one left-blasted unconscious by a rocket grenade, more than anything, but still armed and still breathing.
This is the story of fire team leader marcus luttrell, the sole survivor of Operation Redwing, and the desperate battle in the mountains that led, ultimately, to the largest loss of life in Navy SEAL history. He transports us to a monstrous battle fought in the desolate peaks of Afghanistan, where the beleaguered American team plummeted headlong a thousand feet down a mountain as they fought back through flying shale and rocks.
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Their mission was to capture or kill a notorious al Qaeda leader known to be ensconced in a Taliban stronghold surrounded by a small but heavily armed force. A navy seal's firsthand account of American heroism during a secret military operation in Afghanistan. Inspiration for a major motion picture by Mark Wahlberg.
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Those men went beyond the call of duty, performing extraordinary acts of courage and heroism, to avert tragedy on a much larger scale. Twelve. Written by new york times bestselling author mitchell Zuckoff, this riveting book takes readers into the action-packed story of heroes who laid their lives on the line for one another, for their countrymen, and for their country.
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This legendary unit, known as “the punishers, Mike Monsoor, Ryan Job, ” included Chris Kyle American Sniper, and Marc Lee. One of the very best books to come out of the war in Iraq, ” Lt. A rare glimpse into the mind of a navy seal, ” clint emerson, New York Times bestselling author of 100 Deadly Skills Kevin Lacz brings you onto the battlefield and relays the tough realities of war.
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45 revolver, m1911 pistol, m1 garand, springfield M1903 rifle, Thompson submachine gun, Winchester 1873 rifle, .38 special police revolver, and the M16 rifle platform Kyle himself used. Back Bay Books. Threshold. William Morrow & Company. Back Bay Books. American gun is a sweeping epic of bravery, adventure, invention, and sacrifice.
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American Wife: A Memoir of Love, War, Faith, and RenewalWilliam Morrow #ad - Now, with trusted collaborator jim defelice, Taya writes in never-before-told detail about the hours, days, and months after his shocking death when grief threatened to overwhelm her. Navy seal, away from taya and their two children for agonizingly long stretches while he put his life on the line in many major battles of the Iraq War.
William Morrow & Company. After struggling to readjust to life out of the military, Chris had found new purpose in redirecting his lifelong dedication to service to supporting veterans and their families. The widow of “american sniper” chris kyle shares their private story: an unforgettable testament to the power of love and faith in the face of war and unimaginable loss--and a moving tribute to a man whose true heroism ran even deeper than the legendIn early 2013, Taya Kyle and her husband Chris were the happiest they ever had been.
Two years after her husband’s tragic death, taya has found renewed meaning and connection to Chris by advancing their shared mission of “serving those who serve others, ” particularly military and first-responder families. She and the children now are embracing a new future, gratitude, one that honors the past but also looks forward with hope, and joy.
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Adam brown was a devoted man who was an unlikely hero but a true warrior, described by all who knew him as…fearless. As a rule, ‘you have to know the rules, we don’t endorse books or movies or anything regarding the command where I work—and Adam Brown worked—but as the author writes in Fearless, so you know when to bend or break them.
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