By U.S. Marine Corps University Press,Paolo Tripodi,Kelly Frushour
The decade plus of U.S. army wrestle in Afghanistan and Iraq has resulted
in a unprecedented quantity of articles, books, documentaries, and films.
As with many topics in U.S. tradition this present day, the ensuing productions are
often glamorized, politicized, or just concerned about in simple terms the main astonishing
events of those conflicts. against this, this number of narratives
focuses at the extra usual tales of war.
This booklet brings jointly the fast tales of 10 Marines and a sailor
who served in both Afghanistan or Iraq, a few in either. The authors reflect
on their time in strive against, targeting coaching, specific moments, and
the classes or conclusions drawn from their reviews. whereas each servicemember
has a distinct tale, and regardless of those remembrances being
very own, this assortment represents and offers perception into the ordinary
experiences of fellow americans serving in the course of a unprecedented set
of situations. That set of conditions is clearly battle. conflict, for the
modern American, is the monotony of lifestyle lived far-off from
home, damaged up through severe moments of worry, clash, and violence. This
collection examines either the monotony and the serious moments that these
men and girls skilled from a various set of views. From
the Bell AH-1 Cobra helicopter pilot to the logistician to the chaplain and
beyond, each one adventure is various and informative in its personal particular
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Marines At War: Stories From Afghanistan And Iraq by U.S. Marine Corps University Press,Paolo Tripodi,Kelly Frushour